From the daily archives: Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Morning Grains Report 01/03/18

On January 3, 2018 - 11:05 AM By

DJ CBOT Delivery Intentions: Totals – Jan 3
Source: CME Group
Contract Quantity Next Trade
Commodity Month Delivery Day Assigned Today Date Available
SOYBEAN MEAL January Jan. 04, 2018 261 Dec 29, 2017
SOYBEAN January Jan. 04, 2018 2 Oct 23, 2017 DJ USDA Grain Inspections for Export in Metric […]

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Morning Softs Report 01/03/18

On January 3, 2018 - 10:31 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower on some follow through long liquidation selling. Trends remain up for now, but the bullish chart formation got hurt for the short-term. Producers remain limited sellers at best. Ideas are that prices can remain generally strong. Mills are caught unpriced on a lot of purchases and the market […]

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[The Daily Star via Bloomberg] Oil hovered close to a 30-month high as civil unrest in Iran heightened concern about potential supply disruptions in OPEC’s third-biggest crude producer. Futures held above $60 a barrel in New York. In Iran, the death toll mounted amid some of the most violent clashes in years between security forces […]

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[West Central Tribune via The Washington Post] Oil dropped from a 30-month high after days of civil unrest in Iran failed to interrupt supplies from OPEC’s third-biggest crude producer. Futures declined 0.3 percent in New York. Even as the death toll mounted in Iran amid violent clashes between security forces and protesters, the nation’s petroleum […]

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Today’s reports are Construction Spending and ISM Manufacturing Index at 9:00 A.M. followed by API Energy Stocks at 3:30 P.M. All eyes remain on how long this Arctic blast will last. The bitter pill we are all swallowing is threatening Winter Wheat with no snow coverage to keep the bitter cold from the ground. Live […]

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The Excuse. The Energy Report 01/03/18

On January 3, 2018 - 7:05 AM By

The unrest in Iran may give the Trump administration the ammunition it needs to back out of the Iranian nuclear deal and slap new sanctions on Iran. President Trump views Iran as the number one state sponsor of terror and feels that the Iranian regime is one of the major causes of war and conflict […]

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