Posts by: Jack Scoville

Morning Grains 9/2/14

On September 2, 2014 - 11:12 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 512,702 lots, or 23.75 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,480 4,590 4,480 4,506 4,470 4,485 15 4,700 4,146 Nov-14 4,653 4,653 4,556 4,583 4,560 4,601 41 14 172 Jan-15 4,596 4,646 4,595 4,624 4,591 [...]

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Morning Softs 9/2/14

On September 2, 2014 - 9:16 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mostly lower as weather remained supportive to big US crop production. There do not appear to be any threatening storms that could hurt fiber quality in the open bolls. The northern areas of Texas should get mostly dry conditions which will support crops, but did see some showers over the [...]

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Morning Grains 8/29/14

On August 29, 2014 - 10:19 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 349,794 lots, or 16.07 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,474 4,499 4,470 4,480 4,477 4,489 12 2,468 8,684 Nov-14 – – – 4,560 4,560 4,560 0 0 172 Jan-15 4,592 4,610 4,575 4,583 4,593 [...]

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Morning Softs 8/29/14

On August 29, 2014 - 8:52 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower despite solid weekly export sales as weather remained supportive to big US crop production. There do not appear to be any threatening storms that could hurt fiber quality in the open bolls.. The northern √°reas of Texas should get a little rain and some cooler temperatures over the next [...]

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Morning Grains 8/28/14

On August 28, 2014 - 10:12 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 502,716 lots, or 23.11 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,478 4,495 4,464 4,482 4,503 4,477 -26 5,832 10,986 Nov-14 4,560 4,560 4,560 4,560 4,566 4,560 -6 4 172 Jan-15 4,610 4,619 4,571 4,586 4,601 [...]

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Morning Softs 8/28/14

On August 28, 2014 - 9:15 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher as new systems formed in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic that could threaten crops with a lot of rain now that bolls are open. The new system could bring winds and rains to either Texas or the Delta, but has so far remained offshore. Traders are also [...]

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Morning Grains 8/27/14

On August 27, 2014 - 10:13 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 443,476 lots, or 20.43 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,502 4,520 4,488 4,497 4,490 4,503 13 1,398 13,234 Nov-14 4,612 4,612 4,521 4,521 4,514 4,566 52 4 172 Jan-15 4,605 4,620 4,582 4,614 4,554 [...]

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Morning Softs 8/27/14

On August 27, 2014 - 10:09 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher as new systems formed in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic that could threaten crops with a lot of rain now that bolls are open. The new system could bring winds and rains to the state, but the forecast is very preliminary and much needs to be done [...]

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Morning Grains 8/26/14

On August 26, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 386,430 lots, or 17.62 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,468 4,517 4,460 4,515 4,458 4,490 32 8,602 14,256 Nov-14 4,514 4,514 4,514 4,514 4,498 4,514 16 6 172 Jan-15 4,513 4,606 4,503 4,601 4,502 [...]

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Morning Softs 8/26/14

On August 26, 2014 - 9:23 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mostly higher in quiet trading. Crop conditions and progress remain generally good, and traders keep worrying about the demand side. A tropical system has moved east into the Atlantic and poses no threats for Cotton. There are no other systems of note to talk about, and traders report little stress [...]

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Morning Grains 8/25/14

On August 25, 2014 - 11:24 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 137,174 lots, or 6.19 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,446 4,468 4,442 4,468 4,455 4,458 3 4,184 18,682 Nov-14 4,498 4,498 4,498 4,498 4,509 4,498 -11 2 174 Jan-15 4,515 4,520 4,488 4,520 4,514 [...]

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Morning Softs 8/25/14

On August 25, 2014 - 10:57 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher in quiet trading. Support came from forecasts for hot and dry weather to continue over the next few days in West Texas that could stress crops. Crop conditions dropped a Little last week in the USDA reports and could drop again this week. A tropical system has formed near [...]

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