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Morning Grains 5/28/15

On May 28, 2015 - 9:52 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 170,704 lots, or 7.56 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Jul-15 4,417 4,417 4,325 4,325 4,357 4,361 4 34 8 Sep-15 4,392 4,440 4,377 4,393 4,395 4,411 16 137,656 145,280 Nov-15 – – – 4,459 4,443 [...]

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Morning Softs 5/28/15

On May 28, 2015 - 9:21 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed slightly lower. There is increasing talk about the weather. The big rains seen over the weekend hit production areas in Texas and Oklahoma and could cause delayed planting in those areas. More big rains are possible in these areas at the end of the week. There is also talk that [...]

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With plantings ahead of schedule and quite a bit ahead of the 5 year average we still have to contain with Mother Nature. Rains and cooler temperatures are forecasted in the Corn growing regions Friday and throughout the weekend. In the overnight electronic session the July Corn is currently trading at 351 ¼ which is [...]

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Showdown. The Energy Report 5/28/15

On May 28, 2015 - 7:25 AM By

Oil prices are at a critical juncture after the U.S. dollar hit a one month high against the Euro and a 12 year high against the yen as traders looked for safe haven on fears that Greece might default and worries that the Fed might be closer to raising interest rates that we thought just [...]

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Morning Grains 5/27/15

On May 27, 2015 - 10:57 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 142,052 lots, or 6.26 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Jul-15 – – – 4,357 4,357 4,357 0 0 10 Sep-15 4,406 4,424 4,371 4,388 4,424 4,395 -29 121,044 147,186 Nov-15 – – – 4,443 4,472 [...]

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Morning Softs 5/27/15

On May 27, 2015 - 10:54 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower as the US Dollar turned sharply higher. The market seems as interested in the economic data and macro markets as much as anything else these days. But, there is increasing talk about the weather. The big rains seen over the weekend hit production areas in Texas and Oklahoma and [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the July Corn is currently trading a little weaker at 353 ½ which is 1 ½ of a cent lower. The trading range has been 356 ½ to 353 so far. Rains have helped some dry growing areas adding further pressure to the market. On the Ethanol front there were [...]

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U.S. Treasury Secretary, Jack Lew, is saying that one of the biggest risks to the global economy may be an “accidental crisis”. He is warning that Greece and its creditors must reach an accommodation as it is casting a pall over the global market place. It defiantly cast a pall over the energy complex as [...]

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Morning Grains 5/26/15

On May 26, 2015 - 11:16 AM By

WHEAT General Comments: Futures moved higher on weather concerns. This market remains a weather market, with fears of production and quality losses in the central and southern Great Plains and Midwest providing price support. Current forecasts call for a lot of rain to the south, and some quality could be damaged. It has been a [...]

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Morning Softs 5/26/15

On May 26, 2015 - 11:05 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower as the US Dollar turned sharply higher. The market seems as interested in the economic data and macro markets as much as anything else these days. Traders will be interested in the planting progress reports that come out this afternoon and should show slow progress. Short term trends have [...]

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Financials: June Bonds are currently 27 higher at 154’20, 10 Yr. Notes 9.5 higher at 127’18.5 and 5 Yr. Notes 3.5 higher at 119’24.5. Sept. Bunds are 65 higher at 154.18. Janet Yellens talk last Friday can be interpreted as saying the Fed will not raise rates in June but the possibility exists that rates [...]

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