DJ USDA Report: Summary for Grain Stocks, Wheat Production
WASHINGTON–Following are key numbers from the USDA’s crop report Friday and how the government’s estimates compared to analysts’ forecasts in a Wall Street Journal survey.
U.S. Stockpiles on Sept. 1, 2017 (million bushels)
Actual Average USDA
USDA Forecast Range June 2017 Sept. […]
A beautiful Monday morning and we start of the day with reports of Construction Spending and ISM Manufacturing Index at 9:00 A.M., followed by Export Inspections at 10:00 A.M. with Cotton System, Fats & Oils and Grain crushing at 2:00 P.M. and weekly Crop Progress at 3:00 P.M. In the overnight electronic session the December […]Continue Reading →
General Comments: Cotton was lower, but prices remain in a trading range overall. Ideas are that the weather is good for maturing crops and harvest activities. The harvest ahead seems to be the most important factor as USDA is expecting a huge crop, but storms have damaged production potential since the last report […]
Oil prices are falling on reports of rising OPEC oil production but mainly because of a rising dollar. Reports that Nigerian and Libyan oil production increased caused some selling as well as a report by Baker Hughes that showed the U.S. oil rig count rise by 6 even as the natural gas rig count fell […]Continue Reading →
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