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Morning Grains 01/04/18

On January 4, 2018 - 10:41 AM By

DJ CBOT Delivery Intentions: Totals – Jan 4
Source: CME Group
Contract Quantity Next Trade
Commodity Month Delivery Day Assigned Today Date Available
SOYBEAN MEAL January Jan. 05, 2018 300 Jan 02, 2018
ROUGH RICE January Jan. 05, 2018 3 Dec 29, 2017
SOYBEAN January Jan. 05, 2018 21 […]

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Morning Softs 12/01/17

On December 1, 2017 - 9:39 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower in reversal trading and after making new highs for the move. The export sales report was good, but not as strong as the previous two weeks, and that gave some a reason to sell. Still, it was a strong month for Cotton prices and the potential for higher […]

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Morning Softs 11/27/17

On November 27, 2017 - 10:22 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher again and made new highs for the move on Friday. The export sales report was strong and encouraged buying. Trends turned up on the charts last week and it looks like a big low has been completed. The market met some initial swing targets on Friday. Speculators are […]

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Morning Grains 11/20/17

On November 20, 2017 - 10:38 AM By

WHEAT
General Comments: Wheat closed higher in Chicago and a little higher in Minneapolis to close out the week. Chicago was still a little lower for the week. Futures traders still hope for improving demand as Egypt was able to buy despite a court ruling there that prohibited Ergot in any Wheat imports. The […]

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Morning Softs 11/20/17

On November 20, 2017 - 10:14 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher again Friday in response to very strong weekly export sales and on ideas that overall demand has been underestimated. The report gave the market Bulls a shot in the arm at a time when the futures market could be bottoming. The chart patterns suggest that futures could move […]

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AgMaster Report 10/26/17

On October 26, 2017 - 11:18 AM By

Written 10/26/17 NOV SOYBEANS Sterling exports have been doing battle with the harvest pressure of the US’s biggest ever bean crop (4.4 – 4.5 BB) – which has produced a sideways trade since mid-Aug – albeit with an upward bias!  With the harvest almost ¾ done, the “old wives tale” says the lows are in!  […]

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Morning Grains 09/19/17

On September 19, 2017 - 12:15 PM By

DJ USDA Grain Inspections for Export in Metric Tons – Sep 18
COUNTRY OF DESTINATION IS REPORTED AS KNOWN AT THE TIME OF EXPORTATION.
INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS REPORT REFLECTS EXPORTED GRAIN INSPECTED AND
WEIGHED THROUGH GIPSA’S AUTHORITY UNDER THE U.S. GRAIN STANDARDS ACT.
NO ADDITIONAL ANALYSIS, COMPILATIONS OR DATA IS […]

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[Myra P. Saefong & Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch] WTI oil rallies for the session, but loses about 6% for the month. The October contract for WTI crude saw about a slide of 5.9% in August, according to Dow Jones data, while Brent lost 0.5% for the month. Crude got a boost Thursday with the assumption that […]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 5 lower at 155’03, 10 Yr. Notes 5 lower at 126’15 and 5 Yr. Notes 3 lower at 118’08.2. The market has rallied over the last week as traders sought safe haven as securities backed off and indicators showed a lack of inflation high enough to meet Fed target of […]

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It is if that they just can’t seem to light a fire. Any type of bullish news investors think of buying value is met with stiff resistance. Investors concerned with yields or lack thereof are reminded that the carryover from last year is ruling the bearish overtones and defeating the bulls. In the overnight electronic […]

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This morning we kickoff the day with CPI and Real Earnings at 7:30 A.M. We have the Mountain Day holiday in Japan and some Asian markets are closed in observance. The Grains took a real beating after yesterday’s USDA data which was released at 11:00 A.M. The big question is was this huge break overdone? […]

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[Daniel J. Graeber, UPI] The price of oil moved lower late Tuesday on what was seen as a bearish report on U.S. oil and gasoline inventories. Crude oil prices were on solid black territory in early Wednesday trading as geopolitical tensions escalated between the United States and North Korea. Crude oil prices drifted into negative […]

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