Posts by: Jack Scoville

Morning Grains 3/3/15

On March 3, 2015 - 10:05 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 114,674 lots, or 4.92 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 – – – 4,078 4,078 4,078 0 0 2 May-15 4,253 4,292 4,250 4,280 4,292 4,275 -17 86,130 170,542 Jul-15 4,298 4,298 4,298 4,298 4,309 [...]

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Morning Softs 3/3/15

On March 3, 2015 - 8:42 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US markets closed narrowly mixed to start the week on mixed economic data from China and the US and mixed weather outlook for the US as planting time nears. The recent rally in prices seems to have stalled for a moment as buyers ran into increased selling interest from producers and merchandisers. [...]

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By Jack Scoville via Futures Magazine | February 24 | Frozen Concentrated Orange Juice Orange juice futures were sharply lower on follow-through selling as temperatures hold above freezing in Florida production areas. There are new forecasts for more cold temperatures this week, but it looks like the colder air will stay mostly in the northern half of the [...]

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Morning Grains 3/2/15

On March 2, 2015 - 10:50 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 139,098 lots, or 5.98 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 4,078 4,078 4,078 4,078 4,081 4,078 -3 82 2 May-15 4,322 4,330 4,265 4,272 4,302 4,292 -10 102,046 172,618 Jul-15 – – – 4,309 4,319 [...]

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Morning Softs 3/2/15

On March 2, 2015 - 10:42 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US markets closed the week near unchanged after trading higher much of the week. The recent rally in prices seems to have stalled for a moment as buyers ran into increased selling interest from producers and merchandisers. Export sales were positive, but much lower than the levels seen in the last month. [...]

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Morning Grains 2/27/15

On February 27, 2015 - 4:05 PM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 141,062 lots, or 6.07 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 4,059 4,217 4,057 4,150 4,055 4,081 26 86 90 May-15 4,285 4,339 4,251 4,317 4,268 4,302 34 107,898 155,760 Jul-15 – – – 4,319 4,285 [...]

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Morning Softs 2/27/15

On February 27, 2015 - 4:02 PM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower as the US Dollar started to move higher. The weekly export sales report was positive, but was not strong enough to create new buying interest in futures. Chart trends are up. Nearby prices moved higher on renewed demand hopes, while new crop months need to be high enough to [...]

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Morning Grains 2/26/15

On February 26, 2015 - 10:26 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 153,798 lots, or 6.57 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 4,057 4,059 4,031 4,059 4,022 4,055 33 46 110 May-15 4,286 4,290 4,230 4,284 4,321 4,268 -53 122,612 162,036 Jul-15 4,290 4,290 4,276 4,276 4,289 [...]

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Morning Softs 2/26/15

On February 26, 2015 - 10:23 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher again on better economic data in the US and reports from the FED that the overall economy is still improving. Funds were good buyers as chart trends started to turn up again. Nearby prices moved higher on renewed demand hopes and in response to FED statements that the economy [...]

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Morning Grains 2/25/15

On February 25, 2015 - 11:25 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 89,700 lots, or 3.88 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 4,005 4,180 4,000 4,000 4,140 4,022 -118 20 100 May-15 4,381 4,388 4,284 4,287 4,369 4,321 -48 72,532 153,108 Jul-15 – – – 4,289 4,336 [...]

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Morning Softs 2/25/15

On February 25, 2015 - 11:11 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher. Chart trends started to turn up again. Nearby prices moved higher on renewed demand hopes and in response to FED statements that the economy is improving, while new crop months held mostly firmer as the market tries to ensure adequate production this year. The export sales report was bad [...]

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Morning Grains 2/24/15

On February 24, 2015 - 10:43 AM By

DJ USDA Grain Inspections For Export In Metric Tons-Feb 23 Source: USDA For the week ending Feb 19, in thousand metric tons. Includes waterway shipments to Canada. Grain ——–Week Ending——– Current Previous 2/19/2015 2/12/2015 2/20/2014 Market Yr Market Yr to Date to Date BARLEY 1,497 17,742 2,096 143,927 142,725 CORN 900,965 724,900 804,488 17,293,125 16,955,914 [...]

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