From the daily archives: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The following  CME Group  margins are changing at the close of business today: Crude Oil Combined Commodity Period 1 Period Code 1 Old Margin New Margin Margin Change NY-CL 1 Sep’17 2,500 2,400 -100 NY-CL 2 Oct’17 2,500 2,375 -125 NY-CL 3 Nov’17 2,450 2,350 -100 NY-CL 4 Dec’17 2,425 2,325 -100 NY-CL 5 Jan’18 […]

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Morning Grains 07/26/17

On July 26, 2017 - 10:23 AM By

WHEAT
General Comments: US markets were lower as some forecasts for rains were made for in parts of the Dakotas and into Minnesota. Minneapolis Spring Wheat markets were hit the hardest by selling once again. After the close, the Spring Wheat tour noted below average production potential in the eastern Dakotas and western Minnesota. […]

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Morning Softs 07/26/17

On July 26, 2017 - 9:47 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher yesterday in reaction to the USDA crop reports released Monday afternoon. USDA showed crop deterioration due mostly to bad weather conditions in the Texas Panhandle and into the Southwest and Far West. The market is still trying to complete a bottom on the daily charts. Weather forecasts call […]

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Oil prices had its biggest up move of the year, rising 3.3% on lower supply and higher demand. I don’t mean to be so fundamental about the fundamentals, but in truth, that’s why we soared! Oil prices surged even before the American Petroleum Report (API) reported another massive crude oil crude withdrawal. The 10.23-million-barrel draw, […]

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This morning we have June Home Sales at 9:00 A.M., EIA Energy Stocks at 9:30 A.M., Dairy Product Sales at 2:00 P.M., FOMC Meeting and more Earnings. On the Corn front the market is fighting on a lesser percentage of good to excellent rating, weather and carryover from last year. The Grain complex was a […]

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