Posts by: Jack Scoville

Morning Grains 10/22/14

On October 22, 2014 - 10:09 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 261,976 lots, or 11.63 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,250 4,380 4,250 4,300 4,301 4,310 9 6 16 Jan-15 4,492 4,511 4,462 4,481 4,476 4,480 4 163,544 369,036 Mar-15 – – – 4,444 4,441 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/22/14

On October 22, 2014 - 9:11 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed slightly higher after trading both sides of unchanged. The weather is much improved as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. USDA showed good progress, and the harvest is ahead of last year and close to the five year average. Bolls are open on [...]

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Morning Grains 10/21/14

On October 21, 2014 - 10:24 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 411,242 lots, or 18.26 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,301 4,301 4,301 0 0 18 Jan-15 4,448 4,498 4,437 4,477 4,412 4,476 64 276,024 367,810 Mar-15 – – – 4,441 4,378 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/21/14

On October 21, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mixed again yesterday, with December a little lower on ideas of good harvest progress and little export demand. The weather is much improved as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. USDA showed good progress, and the harvest  is ahead of last year and [...]

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Morning Grains 10/20/14

On October 20, 2014 - 10:38 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 536,192 lots, or 23.48 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,300 4,302 4,300 4,302 4,310 4,301 -9 12 18 Jan-15 4,446 4,449 4,377 4,437 4,453 4,412 -41 335,924 374,856 Mar-15 4,377 4,408 4,355 4,408 4,443 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/20/14

On October 20, 2014 - 10:28 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mixed on Friday, with December a little lower. The weather is much improved as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. USDA should show rather slow harvest progress tonight, but progress should really improve with the better weather. Very little Cotton is available to [...]

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Morning Softs 10/16/14

On October 16, 2014 - 8:57 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower as drier weather returned to Texas and Delta production areas. There were big rains that could have damaged Cotton in open bolls, and most bolls are coming open. USDA showed that overall crop progress remains just behind normal and that condition showed marginal improvement last week. Very little Cotton [...]

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Morning Grains 10/15/14

On October 15, 2014 - 10:12 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 431,502 lots, or 19.09 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,310 4,309 4,310 1 0 16 Jan-15 4,423 4,450 4,384 4,439 4,422 4,427 5 245,714 368,204 Mar-15 4,403 4,453 4,403 4,453 4,421 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/15/14

On October 15, 2014 - 10:08 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower as drier weather returned to Texas production areas. There were big rains that could have damaged Cotton in open balls, and most balls are coming open. USDA showed that overall crop progress remains just behind normal and that condition showed marginal improvement last week. Very little Cotton is available [...]

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Morning Grains 10/14/14

On October 14, 2014 - 10:28 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 814,752 lots, or 35.98 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,309 4,309 4,309 0 0 16 Jan-15 4,425 4,458 4,395 4,415 4,394 4,422 28 520,802 371,782 Mar-15 4,428 4,454 4,406 4,406 4,464 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/14/14

On October 14, 2014 - 10:24 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher as some big rains moved through production areas. The rains could damage Cotton in open bolls, and most bolls are coming open and the Cotton is getting ready for harvest. There is the potntial for some production losses, but most of the Cotton will probably suffer some quality losses. [...]

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Morning Grains 10/13/14

On October 13, 2014 - 11:29 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 746,298 lots, or 32.87 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,266 4,368 4,259 4,290 4,436 4,309 -127 26 16 Jan-15 4,410 4,444 4,353 4,389 4,457 4,394 -63 559,030 416,864 Mar-15 – – – 4,464 4,469 [...]

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