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Morning Grains 10/31/14

On October 31, 2014 - 10:51 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 561,008 lots, or 25.32 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,335 4,508 4,335 4,508 4,335 4,472 137 10 12 Jan-15 4,499 4,610 4,495 4,604 4,507 4,572 65 341,324 362,796 Mar-15 – – – 4,468 4,405 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/31/14

On October 31, 2014 - 9:24 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower despite a stronger weekly export sales report. The report showed a strong increase in demand, but ideas are that the demand bump might not last as there is a lot of Cotton available around the world. The market seems to need to find some producer selling. Producers are not [...]

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Morning Grains 10/30/14

On October 30, 2014 - 11:17 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 275,538 lots, or 12.30 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,270 4,401 4,270 4,401 4,400 4,335 -65 4 20 Jan-15 4,521 4,526 4,486 4,509 4,478 4,507 29 174,892 354,020 Mar-15 4,405 4,405 4,405 4,405 4,390 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/30/14

On October 30, 2014 - 11:12 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures higher on follow through buying. The market seems to need to find some producer selling. Producers are not selling as prices are low and the USDA loan support program offers a better deal for them. The weather is good as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be [...]

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Morning Grains 10/29/14

On October 29, 2014 - 11:29 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 202,342 lots, or 8.99 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,400 4,400 4,400 0 0 20 Jan-15 4,468 4,498 4,462 4,485 4,495 4,478 -17 134,674 358,524 Mar-15 4,341 4,440 4,341 4,440 4,433 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/29/14

On October 29, 2014 - 11:26 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures higher on follow through buying. The market seems to need to find some producer selling. Producers are not selling as prices are low and the USDA loan support program offers a better deal for them. The weather is good as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be [...]

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Morning Grains 10/28/14

On October 28, 2014 - 10:24 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 260,830 lots, or 11.62 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,400 4,400 4,400 4,400 4,380 4,400 20 2 20 Jan-15 4,530 4,535 4,462 4,465 4,481 4,495 14 174,932 363,268 Mar-15 4,401 4,449 4,401 4,449 4,427 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/28/14

On October 28, 2014 - 10:20 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mostly a little higher after what appeared to be chart based buying. Only December was lower. The market seems to be searching for a direction right now. Producers are not selling as prices are low and the USDA loan support program offers a better deal for them. The weather is [...]

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Morning Grains 10/27/14

On October 27, 2014 - 10:33 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 237,394 lots, or 10.48 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,250 4,450 4,250 4,401 4,316 4,380 64 44 22 Jan-15 4,474 4,495 4,464 4,490 4,520 4,481 -39 123,708 366,066 Mar-15 – – – 4,427 4,465 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/27/14

On October 27, 2014 - 10:30 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher after what appeared to be chart based buying. Bears have been unable to break the market and decided to cover. An up tick in export sales supported prices as well. Producers are not selling as prices are low and the USDA loan support program offers a better deal for [...]

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Morning Grains 10/24/14

On October 24, 2014 - 10:18 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 357,308 lots, or 16.02 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,316 4,316 4,316 0 0 16 Jan-15 4,510 4,550 4,498 4,500 4,472 4,520 48 252,084 357,020 Mar-15 – – – 4,465 4,418 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/24/14

On October 24, 2014 - 10:15 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mixed. An up tick in export sales supported December, but the rest of the months closed with small losses. The weather is good as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. Bolls are open on much of the crop and should finish opening within [...]

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