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By Lynn Doan and Dan Murtaugh | BloombergBusinessweek | For the first time in almost four years, U.S. drivers are paying less than $3 a gallon at the pump. U.S. retail gasoline prices are averaging less than $3 today, AAA said in a statement. The Heathrow, Florida-based motoring group will post the price on its [...]

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By Sam N. Adams | Reuters | NEW YORK, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Oil prices dropped on Friday and were headed toward their fourth consecutive monthly fall as another round of monetary stimulus from Japan pumped up the U.S. dollar and pounded a crude market already suffering from robust supply. Further pressure came from monthly [...]

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  Spooky Grains Back from the Dead With Jack Scoville! [PRICE Links Video] Recorded 10/31/14 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 [...]

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Morning Grains 10/31/14

On October 31, 2014 - 10:51 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 561,008 lots, or 25.32 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,335 4,508 4,335 4,508 4,335 4,472 137 10 12 Jan-15 4,499 4,610 4,495 4,604 4,507 4,572 65 341,324 362,796 Mar-15 – – – 4,468 4,405 [...]

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Outage Powers Stocks in ‘Flash Blast’

On October 31, 2014 - 10:32 AM By

By Bradley Hope, Alexandra Scaggs and Dan Strumpf | The Wall Street Journal | U.S. stocks extended their late-October rally, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 221 points Thursday in a session that was marred by a glitch that forced the New York Stock Exchange for the first time to conduct afternoon trading from [...]

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Morning Softs 10/31/14

On October 31, 2014 - 9:24 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower despite a stronger weekly export sales report. The report showed a strong increase in demand, but ideas are that the demand bump might not last as there is a lot of Cotton available around the world. The market seems to need to find some producer selling. Producers are not [...]

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By Michael Pollick | HeraldTribune.com | As his 1994 Ford F-150 slurped up $2.99 a gallon gasoline at a South Sarasota BP station, Frank Stahlak appeared more than a little appreciative. “I have to watch the money,” said Stahlak. “It would be nice if it stays there.” The price of a gallon of regular in [...]

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water digesting the Fed’s announcement of a halt of quantitative easy the Bank of Japan decides to increase QE   to the tune of 80 Trillion JPY. Whew! This just goes to show the global economy is not on the same page and there [...]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 14 lower at 141’04, 10 Yr. Notes 6 lower at 126’14 and 5 Yr. Notes down 3 at 119’16. Early this morning the Bank of Japan announced it would increase it’s Bond purchases by more than the equivalent of 780 billion dollars (quantitative easing) in an effort to stimulate their [...]

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Who dares enter the long side of the energy complex? Boo…. It’s close to midnight and Japan starts printing yen in the dark.  Under the moonlight, the yen drops, as its Central bank gave us a shock.You try to scream, but the stocks take off before you can trade it.  You start to freeze, as [...]

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By Barani Krishnan | Reuters | NEW YORK, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Oil prices closed down 1 percent on Thursday, resuming their downtrend after a two-day climb, as the dollar rallied on bets of a sooner-than-expected U.S. rate hike and traders placed little hope on OPEC cutting output at its November meeting. Both benchmark Brent [...]

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Morning Grains 10/30/14

On October 30, 2014 - 11:17 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 275,538 lots, or 12.30 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,270 4,401 4,270 4,401 4,400 4,335 -65 4 20 Jan-15 4,521 4,526 4,486 4,509 4,478 4,507 29 174,892 354,020 Mar-15 4,405 4,405 4,405 4,405 4,390 [...]

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