Posts by: Jack Scoville

Morning Grains 11/20/14

On November 20, 2014 - 10:14 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 193,580 lots, or 8.44 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Jan-15 4,521 4,530 4,495 4,524 4,521 4,517 -4 59,950 280,244 Mar-15 4,300 4,319 4,300 4,309 4,332 4,301 -31 312 1,100 May-15 4,221 4,314 4,221 4,304 4,295 [...]

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Morning Softs 11/20/14

On November 20, 2014 - 10:10 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower. Trends remain down overall due to a stronger US Dollar and on fears of world economic growth. Japan is back in a recession, and the EU is having trouble getting its house in order to promote growth. Harvest progress remains good, and producers are selling. There will be no [...]

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Morning Grains 11/19/14

On November 19, 2014 - 10:00 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 161,218 lots, or 7.08 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Jan-15 4,515 4,538 4,510 4,522 4,519 4,521 2 67,782 284,298 Mar-15 4,301 4,365 4,301 4,333 4,355 4,332 -23 26 1,280 May-15 4,306 4,315 4,283 4,290 4,310 [...]

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Morning Softs 11/19/14

On November 19, 2014 - 9:48 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher on a short covering rally, but trends remain down overall due to a stronger US Dollar and on fears of world economic growth. Japan is back in a recession, and the EU is having trouble getting its house in order to promote growth. Trends turned down with the price [...]

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Morning Grains 11/18/14

On November 19, 2014 - 8:27 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 216,144 lots, or 9.53 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Jan-15 4,531 4,553 4,505 4,526 4,520 4,519 -1 99,960 285,536 Mar-15 4,354 4,360 4,305 4,348 4,305 4,355 50 164 1,280 May-15 4,335 4,344 4,294 4,318 4,331 [...]

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Morning Softs 11/18/14

On November 19, 2014 - 8:20 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower on a stronger US Dollar and on fears of world economic growth. Japan is back in a recession, and the EU is having trouble getting its house in order to promote growth. Trends turned down with the price action last week. Harvest progress remains good, and producers are selling. [...]

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Morning Grains 11/14/14

On November 14, 2014 - 11:03 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 284,028 lots, or 12.49 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,515 4,515 4,515 0 0 0 Jan-15 4,510 4,529 4,494 4,521 4,510 4,513 3 102,696 320,860 Mar-15 – – – 4,305 4,300 [...]

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Morning Softs 11/14/14

On November 14, 2014 - 9:52 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower and made new lows for the move. Trends turned down after trading in a range for weeks yesterday. It was the lowest close for a nearby contract since late 2009. Harvest progress remains good, and producers are selling. USDA estimated higher US and global production in its reports this [...]

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Sugar rush and silver linings on CNBC

On November 13, 2014 - 1:58 PM By

As seen on CNBC Squawk Box | Sugar prices are rising as production drops in Brazil, and silver drops to four-year lows. Jack Scoville, Price Futures Group, and George Gero, RBC Capital Markets, discuss. Silver has a very good chance of outperforming next year, says Gero. Watch Video: http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000329966

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Morning Grains 11/13/14

On November 13, 2014 - 10:20 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 354,954 lots, or 15.64 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,515 4,515 4,515 0 0 0 Jan-15 4,493 4,538 4,480 4,519 4,549 4,510 -39 175,070 330,000 Mar-15 4,300 4,301 4,300 4,301 4,303 [...]

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Morning Softs 11/13/14

On November 13, 2014 - 8:35 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower. Futures remain in a trading range on daily and weekly charts, but trends are trying to turn down again. Harvest progress remains good, and ideas are that producers will have to start selling. Producers are not selling as prices are low and the USDA loan support program offers a [...]

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Morning Grains 11/12/14

On November 12, 2014 - 11:48 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 419,966 lots, or 18.68 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,515 4,515 4,515 0 0 0 Jan-15 4,592 4,592 4,485 4,499 4,555 4,549 -6 237,954 331,882 Mar-15 4,350 4,360 4,300 4,300 4,350 [...]

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