Currently viewing the tag: "Fundamental Analysis"

Morning Softs 1/23/15

On January 23, 2015 - 12:34 PM By

COTTON General Comments: Prices were lower as world economics and a sharply higher US Dollar took the attention of the traders. China and now Europe have had weakening economies and have moved to Support them. The weaker economies in both regions imply less demand for Cotton overall. Meanwhile, the weak domestic and world prices imply [...]

Continue Reading

Morning Grains 1/23/15

On January 23, 2015 - 12:31 PM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 68,388 lots, or 3.02 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 – – – 4,426 4,426 4,426 0 0 118 May-15 4,445 4,454 4,416 4,426 4,453 4,432 -21 56,848 210,796 Jul-15 – – – 4,421 4,421 [...]

Continue Reading

  Fun with Felix And Fingers! With special guest Mike Potts! [PRICE Links Video] Recorded 1/21/2015 Learn More about the Rogers International Commodity Index® (RICI®) You can reach Phil Flynn at (888) 264-5665 or pflynn@pricegroup.com View All of the PRICE Links Videos The PRICE Links Video Series gives you access to the minds of the [...]

Continue Reading

  Average Joe Gets A Break? Maybe Not! With Todd Horwitz [PRICE Links Video] Recorded 1/20/2015 Learn More about the Rogers International Commodity Index® (RICI®) You can reach Phil Flynn at (888) 264-5665 or pflynn@pricegroup.com View All of the PRICE Links Videos The PRICE Links Video Series gives you access to the minds of the [...]

Continue Reading

With the Free Market holding their breath over the historic message from Mario Draghi with the stimulus package the European Central Bank has outlined to stabilize the euro-zone. Other factors include who will leave or be pushed be leave the euro-zone. Calls for concern in the Middle-East is Yemeni’s President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and [...]

Continue Reading

The King Is Dead. The Energy Report 1/23/15

On January 23, 2015 - 7:47 AM By

Maybe it was appropriate that his last message to his subjects surrounded oil. Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz died after a long bout with pneumonia, giving oil a boost even in the face of a soaring dollar and a historic step by the European Central Bank to move towards quantitative easing. While the new [...]

Continue Reading

Mario Draghi’s famous quote during the 2007-2008 financial crisis that it was a U.S. problem and not a Euro problem as the ECB continued to raise rates. Now that the worm has turned and the U.S. is coming out of the depths slowing but surely and now wants to taper and raise rates but will [...]

Continue Reading

Morning Grains 1/21/15

On January 21, 2015 - 10:58 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 176,490 lots, or 7.85 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Mar-15 4,427 4,457 4,415 4,425 4,435 4,431 -4 30 126 May-15 4,457 4,496 4,408 4,460 4,478 4,456 -22 155,502 219,656 Jul-15 4,421 4,421 4,421 4,421 4,446 [...]

Continue Reading

Morning Softs 1/21/15

On January 21, 2015 - 10:22 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Prices were lower and made new lows for the move after bad economic data was released by the EU and China. The weaker economies in both regions imply less demand for Cotton overall. Meanwhile, the weak domestic and world prices imply that US production could drop significantly in the coming year as [...]

Continue Reading

As reported by Gary Straus of USA Today, As Crude Oil prices continue slipping, pink slips are mounting in the oil patch. The latest; oil field services provider Baker Hughes (BHI), which said Tuesday it plans to lay off about 7,000 employees or about 11% of its workforce. In the wake of nearly 60% drop [...]

Continue Reading

The Oil Problem. The Energy Report 1/21/15

On January 21, 2015 - 7:36 AM By

While many are still trying to tout the benefits of lower oil prices the dark side of the equation seems to be dominating the headlines. First another round of layoffs in the oil patch and Japan lowering its inflation target are latest signs that the drop in oil is increasing deflationary pressures and making global [...]

Continue Reading

  Market Insight with Alan Knuckman! [PRICE Links Video] Recorded 1/20/2015 Learn More about the Rogers International Commodity Index® (RICI®) You can reach Phil Flynn at (888) 264-5665 or pflynn@pricegroup.com View All of the PRICE Links Videos The PRICE Links Video Series gives you access to the minds of the industry’s top analysts that follow [...]

Continue Reading