Posts by: Jack Scoville

Morning Grains. 07/28/16

On July 28, 2016 - 10:54 AM By

DJ U.S. Export Sales: Weekly Sales Totals – Jul 28
For the week ended Jul 21, in thousand metric tons, except cotton in
thousand running bales. Net changes in commitments are gross sales,
less cancellations, buy-backs and other downward adjustments. Total
commitments are total export shipments plus total sales.
The […]

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Morning Softs. 07/28/16

On July 28, 2016 - 9:44 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures were mostly lower in consolidation trading. Support came from news of more problems with crops overseas and at home. Crops in the southern and western Great Plains and also the Indian subcontinent are still facing stressful conditions. It remains warm and dry in Texas and in all parts of […]

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Morning Softs. 07/27/16

On July 27, 2016 - 9:38 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed higher and trends are trying to turn up again. Support came from the USDA reports on Monday night that showed some crop deterioration.. Crops in the southern and western Great Plains and also the Indian subcontinent are still facing stressful conditions. It remains hot and dry in Texas […]

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Morning Grains. 07/27/16

On July 27, 2016 - 9:29 AM By

FOB Gulf Basis Levels-Cents per Bushel
Corn HRW SRW Soybeans Soybean Meal Soybean Oil
July 74 Sep 86 Sep 25-Sep 77 Aug 23-Aug 250 Aug
August 73 Sep 30-Sep 78 Aug
September 76 Sep 45 Sep 94 Nov
All basis levels are positive unless noted as negative Brazil Premiums Soybeans […]

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Morning Grains. 07/26/16

On July 26, 2016 - 10:20 AM By

Crop Progress
Date 24-Jul 17-Jul 2015 Avg
Cotton Squaring 85 77 82 84
Cotton Setting Bolls 46 28 41 43
Corn Silking 79 56 71 70
Corn Dough 13 12 13
Soybeans Blooming 76 59 67 66
Soybeans Setting Pods 35 18 29 26
Sorghum Headed 49 […]

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Morning Softs. 07/26/16

On July 26, 2016 - 9:25 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed lower. It is still a weather market, with crops in the southern and western Great Plains and also the Indian subcontinent facing stressful conditions. It remains very hot and dry in Texas and in all parts of the western Great Plains. Crop ratings were lower yesterday in the […]

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Morning Grains. 07/25/16

On July 25, 2016 - 9:43 AM By

DJ Summary For July USDA Monthly Cattle On Feed Data
Data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s monthly cattle-on-feed report, released at 3 p.m. EDT on Friday, and analysts’ estimates as compiled by the Wall Street Journal.
Numbers USDA’s Average Range
2016 2015 estimated of analysts’ of analysts’
% of prev […]

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Morning Softs. 07/25/16

On July 25, 2016 - 9:36 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed a little lower, but remained in the same daily trading range that had been seen for much of the week. It is still a weather market, with crops in the southern and western Great Plains and also the Indian subcontinent facing stressful conditions. It remains very hot and […]

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Morning Grains. 07/22/16

On July 22, 2016 - 9:48 AM By

DJ Analysts’ Estimates for July USDA Cattle-On-Feed Report
The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal for the nation’s feed yard with a capacity of 1,000 or more head, are in percentages of the year-earlier figure. High and low projections were dropped in the calculation of averages. The U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

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Morning Softs. 07/22/16

On July 22, 2016 - 9:42 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed higher on stronger tan expected export sales. The sales were good despite news of less Chinese demand. It remains very hot and dry in Texas and in all parts of the western Great Plains, and there is no real relief in sight. Crops in the Delta and Southeast […]

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Morning Grains. 07/21/16

On July 21, 2016 - 10:19 AM By

DJ Analysts’ Estimates for July USDA Cattle-On-Feed Report
The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal for the nation’s feedyards with a capacity of 1,000 or more head, are in percentages of the year-earlier figure. High and low projections were dropped in the calculation of averages. The U.S. Department of Agriculture report […]

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Morning Softs. 07/21/16

On July 21, 2016 - 10:15 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed lower on the higher US Dollar and ideas the stronger Dollar could hurt export demand. It remains very hot and dry in Texas and in all parts of the western Great Plains, and there is no real relief in sight. Crops in the Delta and Southeast are in […]

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