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Morning Grains. 09/29/16

On September 29, 2016 - 10:46 AM By

DJ Analyst Estimates for the USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report
The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal, are in percentages of the year-earlier figures. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s quarterly hogs and pigs report is scheduled for release at 3:00 p.m. ET Friday.
High and low estimates were included […]

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Morning Softs. 09/29/16

On September 29, 2016 - 10:13 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures were lower as the weather was good for harvesting. There do not appear to be any serious weather threats in sight for Cotton producers in the US. The US harvest is expanding, but producers are not reported to be strong sellers yet. The market still appears ready to move […]

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AgMaster Report 09/29/16

On September 29, 2016 - 9:05 AM By

NOV SOYBEANS The Nov Bean Contract has been range-bound (940-1020) since Aug 1! Excellent yield reports have re-inforced ideas of arecord 4.2 BB crop – pushing the mkt down to the 940 level. On the other hand, intermittent harvest delays & sterling exports have elevated the mkt to & above the $10 mark! The October […]

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It has been a while since we have spoken about Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPR). But not even 24 hours has passed since OPEC paved the way to a sincere compromise to get the Oil market back in balance proposing cuts of 32.5 million barrels a day with the execution to start in November speculators immediately […]

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They said it wouldn’t get done but OPEC went ahead and did it anyway. OPEC, in Algiers, agreed to reduce oil output to a range of 32.5 to 33 million barrels a day that could eventually lead to a larger cut. But it is not just the amount of oil, the key is that the […]

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The Guardian. Energy shares bolstered by surprise news of oil producers’ first agreement to cut production since 2008. Oil prices settled up nearly 6% on Wednesday after the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) struck a deal to limit crude output. Its first agreement to cut production since 2008 follows a crash in the […]

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Morning Grains. 09/28/16

On September 28, 2016 - 12:04 PM By

DJ Analyst Estimates for the USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report
The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal, are in percentages of the year-earlier figures. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s quarterly hogs and pigs report is scheduled for release at 3:00 p.m. ET Friday.
High and low estimates were included […]

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Morning Softs. 09/28/16

On September 28, 2016 - 10:13 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures were slightly lower in consolidation trading. Support came from private forecasts for a tight market overseas from Commerzbank. The US harvest is expanding, but producers are not reported to be strong sellers yet. The market still appears ready to move higher over time, but could move lower in the […]

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9/28/2016
Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 7 lower at 169’07, 10 Yr. Notes 4 lower at 131’13, 5 Yr. Notes 1.5 lower at 121’21 and June 2017 Eurodollars 0.5 lower at 99.015. German 10 Yr. Bund set record low yield as Angela Merkel said their government will not be prepared to bail […]

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Morning Softs. 09/27/16

On September 27, 2016 - 9:42 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures were narrowly mixed. Support came from private forecasts for a tight market overseas from Commerzbank. They expect Indian prices to stay high and they also expect increased buying from China in the world market. However, it is harves time and a hard time to put a big rally together. […]

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Morning Softs. 09/26/16

On September 27, 2016 - 8:30 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures moved sharply lower on Friday. The US harvest is expanding, but the intial quality reports show that the Cotton so far is not real good. A poor quality crop could hurt demand if the trend continues. The market still appears ready to move higher over time, but could move […]

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Morning Grains. 09/26/16

On September 27, 2016 - 8:28 AM By

DJ Summary for September USDA Monthly Cattle-on-Feed Data
Data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s monthly cattle-on-feed report, released at 3 p.m. ET Friday, and analysts’ estimates as compiled by the Wall Street Journal.
Numbers USDA’s Average Range
2016 2015 estimated of analysts’ of analysts’
% of prev yr estimates estimates

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