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Morning Grains 7/24/14

On July 24, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 86,914 lots, or 3.79 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,413 4,422 4,392 4,397 4,402 4,401 -1 6,702 90,842 Nov-14 – – – 4,374 4,374 4,374 0 0 170 Jan-15 4,362 4,369 4,334 4,349 4,361 [...]

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Morning Softs 7/24/14

On July 24, 2014 - 10:12 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little higher, helped in part from lower crop condition ratings from USDA and on dry and warm forecasts for Texas. Demand remains a problem as China remains mostly out of the market. The lack of Chinese buying reflects in part the moves by the government to sell Cotton into [...]

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The second storm of the Hurricane season has dissipated into a Tropical wave. With the EIA Gas Stocks due out at 9:30 CST this morning and average builds guesstimated on the street average about builds of 96 bcf. In the overnight electronic the August contract is currently trading at 3.778 which is .016 cent higher. [...]

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Air Risk. The Energy Report 7/24/14

On July 24, 2014 - 9:23 AM By

A day after Ukraine accused Russia of shooting down Ukrainian warplanes and after the downing of a Malaysian passenger plane another plane has gone missing. Reports overnight that Spain’s Swiftair lost contact with an Airbus A320 plane that had 116 people aboard en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso in Africa to Algiers may bring [...]

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Morning Grains 7/23/14

On July 23, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 212,288 lots, or 9.29 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,400 4,414 4,391 4,399 4,397 4,402 5 16,066 90,760 Nov-14 – – – 4,374 4,378 4,374 -4 0 170 Jan-15 4,345 4,388 4,338 4,338 4,336 [...]

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Morning Softs 7/23/14

On July 23, 2014 - 10:18 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little higher, helped in part from lower crop condition ratings from USDA. Demand remains a problem as China showed less imports in data released on Monday. Chinese imports were down in June and are lower on a year to date basis against last year. The lack of Chinese buying [...]

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Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 5 higher at 138’23, 10 Yr. Notes 3 higher at 125’16 and the 5 Yr. Notes 2.5 higher at 119’10.2. Lack of any news or relief of Global tensions are keeping these markets in a tight range for the moment. We remain soread long 10 YR. Notes/short Bonds from the [...]

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Hot weather the past two days turns into autumn like weather to day after the rains last night. In the month of July? In the overnight electronic session the September Corn is currently trading at 360 which is ¼ of a cent lower. The trading range has been 361 to 359 ¼ and could be [...]

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If the American Petroleum Institute is any indication refiners continue to refine oil into product at a record pace. Cheaper domestic and higher yielding oil are leading to high margins for refiners that keep them running at a historic pace. What is more that even with that record pace the draw on US inventories are [...]

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Morning Grains 7/22/14

On July 22, 2014 - 3:32 PM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 183,224 lots, or 7.98 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-14 4,336 4,413 4,334 4,406 4,338 4,397 59 36,506 93,216 Nov-14 – – – 4,378 4,320 4,378 58 0 170 Jan-15 4,316 4,361 4,303 4,358 4,322 [...]

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Morning Softs 7/22/14

On July 22, 2014 - 3:29 PM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little lowr, helped in part from weak demand data from China. Chinese imports were down in June and are lower on a year to date basis against last year. The lack of Chinese buying reflects in part the moves by the government to sell Cotton into the domestic market [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the September Corn is currently trading at 365 ½ which is 1 ½ cent higher. The trading range has been 366 to 363 so far. Weather is still a factor as we have severe thunderstorms forecasted tonight which will bring in cooler weather following this current heat dome and could [...]

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