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LOS ANGELES, April 17 (Reuters) – Brent crude oil fell on Thursday after the United States, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union joined to call for an end to the violence in Ukraine, taking some risk premium out of the market, while U.S. oil rose on positive economic data. The joint statement from the four [...]

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By Moming Zhou | Apr 17, 2014 | Bloomberg West Texas Intermediate crude rose to trade above $104 for a fifth day as a report showed fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week. Prices climbed as much as 1 percent. Jobless claims reached 304,000, the Labor Department reported, below the 315,000 [...]

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Morning Grains 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 10:25 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 99,910 lots, or 4.37 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,761 4,772 4,754 4,762 4,756 4,763 7 4,496 19,530 Jul-14 4,587 4,587 4,586 4,586 4,595 4,586 -9 6 18 Sep-14 4,385 4,395 4,360 4,391 4,366 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 9:01 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher, but held the recent trading range. Ideas of short domestic supplies available to the market supported nearby months. Demand is a problem as the market as China keeps moving to reduce its government supplies. The government is releasing some of its supplies to millers at competitive prices when compared [...]

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The Corn & Ethanol Report 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 8:44 AM By

Good Morning! In the overnight electronic session the May Corn is currently trading at 499 which is 1 ½ of a cent higher. The trading range has been 501 ¼ to 497 ½ so far. Holiday markets and weather has thrown this topsy- turvy market more confusing as concerns are focused on putting the crop [...]

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The Energy Report 4/17/14

On April 17, 2014 - 8:41 AM By

Oil Cure! A surge in US oil supply brought a sense of calm to the oil risk premium but based upon spreads the market is still worried about Ukraine. High level talks are taking place in Geneva to try to find a peaceful resolution to the crisis. While Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with inflammatory [...]

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By Mark Shenk  | Apr 16, 2014 | Bloomberg Futures rose 0.2 percent in London. Ukraine accused Russia of fueling terrorism in its eastern regions as a move against separatists in the town of Kramatorsk stalled and NATO bolstered the defense of nearby nations. U.S. supplies increased 10 million barrels last week, according to Energy Information [...]

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By Timothy Puko | Wall Street Journal NEW YORK–Natural-gas futures eased Wednesday as traders awaited more data to gauge how quickly producers can replenish stockpiles that are at an 11-year low. Natural gas for May delivery fell 1 cent, or 0.2%, to $4.557 a million British thermal units on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The [...]

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Morning Grains 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 10:06 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 107,766 lots, or 4.70 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,755 4,758 4,752 4,758 4,753 4,756 3 3,224 23,324 Jul-14 4,663 4,663 4,528 4,528 4,534 4,595 61 4 20 Sep-14 4,381 4,386 4,354 4,371 4,359 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 9:34 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower, but held the recent trading range. The price action overall has not been real strong, and some traders think a major top is being built. Ideas of short domestic supplies available to the market supported nearby months. Demand is a problem as the market as China keeps moving to [...]

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The Nemenoff Report 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 9:30 AM By

Financials:June Bonds are currently 12 lower at 134’12 and the 10 Yr. Notes4 lower at 124’15. We remain spread long 10 Yr. /short Bonds spread is currently at 9’30 premium the Bonds putting us at a loss of $1400+. We remain short Dec. 2014 and March 2015 Eurodollars. Since my last “Report”, Apr. 9th, these [...]

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The Corn & Ethanol Report 4/16/14

On April 16, 2014 - 7:54 AM By

 Good Morning! In the overnight electronic session the May Corn is currently trading at 501 ¼ which is 2 ½ cents lower. The trading range has been 504 to 500 ¾ so far. The Grain complex rallied on rumors that the Russian’s invaded the Ukraine and the Corn market did not follow the Wheat and [...]

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