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Morning Grains 3/4/15

On March 4, 2015 - 11:23 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 54,576 lots, or 2.34 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 4,273 4,287 4,263 4,280 4,275 4,274 -1 43,144 169,030 Jul-15 – – – 4,298 4,298 [...]

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Morning Softs 3/4/15

On March 4, 2015 - 11:20 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower on demand concerns. There are worries about the health of the Chinese economy, and they are the biggest importer in the world. Southeast Asia, a strong buyer in recent weeks, might back off the market due to the recent rally in prices. Plus, India is trying to enter into [...]

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Netanyahu knocks it out of the park! The speech Benjamin Netanyahu gave the House of Representatives and any true blooded American that listened and or watched must of rekindled actual leadership in foreign policy which we most definitely have not seen the past six years. He was a bit Ronald Reagan and a bit Winston [...]

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Financials: June Bonds are currently 2 higher at 158’30, 10 Yr. Notes 6 higher at 126’31 and 5 Yr. Notes 4 higher at 118’27. I am still on the sidelines and will remain so until Friday’s Employment Report. Short term traders should continue to treat the 10 Yr. Note as a trading affair between 126’16 [...]

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Saudi Arabia raised it selling price for oil in what could be like a mission accomplished banner in the OPEC oil production war. The state owned Saudi Aramco raised its Asian prices for Saudi light oil delivery in April by $1.40 a barrel and its U.S. prices by $1 a barrel. It seems that the [...]

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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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A update from Reuters reporters Caroline Stauffer and Marcelo Teixeira, Striking truck drivers are still setting up roadblocks on Monday, further disrupting grain and meat shipments to southern ports even though the government crackdown and promise new benefits in the transport sector. The country’s No.3 soy exporting port of Rio Grande in Brazil’s southernmost state [...]

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Oil prices shook off bearish news for a minute when private forecasters released their estimates of oil storage in the NYMEX delivery point in Cushing, Oklahoma. Genscape predicted that supply into Cushing Oklahoma would only increase by 1.4 million barrels this week suggesting that Cushing, Oklahoma may be filling up at a slower pace than [...]

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The Windy City Trader 3/2/15

On March 2, 2015 - 2:40 PM By

As baseball players assembled for spring training it reminded me of my days as a ball player and my most famous moment when in game 6 of the iconic 1975 World Series game (remember Carlton Fisk pushing his hands toward fair territory for the game winning homer) I hit a three run homer late in [...]

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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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