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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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FOMC this week. The Nemenoff Report 09/20/16

On September 20, 2016 - 7:49 AM By

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 11 higher at 166’02, 10 Yr. Notes unchanged at 130’14, 5 Yr. Notes down 1 at 121’05 and June 2017 Eurodollars 1.5 lower at 98.950. FOMC meeting today and tomorrow of which I suspect there will be no change in rates but the language of the minutes should […]

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The Nemenoff Report. 09/12/16

On September 12, 2016 - 9:13 AM By

Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 6 lower at 166’21, 10 Yr. Notes 2.5 lower at 130’09, 5 Yr. Notes 1 lower at 121’00.7 and June 2017 Eurodollars 1 higher at 98.965. Recent comments by the Fed has led the market to believe that a 25 basis point hike in rates is imminent and this has […]

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Today is the Last Trading Day for the August Live Cattle, which stops trading at 12pm Chicago time.  We ask that you do not wait until the last minute to exit your Aug Live Cattle positions. Today is also the Last Trading Day for the Sept HO, RBOB & Oct Oman Crude.  The Sept HO, […]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 4 lower at 170’17, 10 Yr. Notes 1 lower at 130’30.5, 5 Yr. Notes 1 lower at 121’07 and June 2017 Eurodollars unchanged at 98.970. Recent comments by the Fed, FOMC minutes and Chairwoman Yellen’s comments from Jackson Hole, have been interpreted as somewhat hawkish. By this I mean the […]

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Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 15 higher at 172’07, 10 Yr. Notes 6.5 higher at 132’14.5, 5 Yr. Notes 4.7 higher at 121’22.2 and June 2017 Eurodollars 3.5 higher at 99.090. Given that the Dollar is losing ground to other currencies (Euro and Yen) which currently have negative rates makes me leery of a rate […]

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Metals: Metals do not like higher rate talk. I truly do not expect a rate hike before year end  but the Fed likes to throw it out there every now and then just after they release a false jobs report to keep indices moving up knowing they will just adjust the jobs number considerably lower […]

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Financials: Sep. Bonds are currently 3 lower at 171’18, 10 Yr. Notes 3 lower at 131’30, 5 Yr. Notes 1.2 lower at 121’14.7 and June 2017 Eurodollars 1 lower at 98.98. Last weeks surprising Jobs Report of +235,000 new non farm payrolls was negative for Bonds and positive for equities. Now to throw a monkey […]

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Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 8 higher at 173’13, 10 Yr. Notes unchanged at 132’31, 5 Yr. Notes unchanged at 122’02.2 and Sept. 2017 Eurodollars unchanged at 99.095. Average guesstimate for today’s Employment Report is in the 175k of new non-farm payrolls. We currently have no positions but will be a willing seller of the […]

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The Windy City Trader 7/19/16

On July 19, 2016 - 9:52 AM By

Now that the new game/app Pokemon Go has gotten so popular it’s time for me to visit my storage unit which is filled with Pokemon stuff my three sons used to play with back in the 90s. There is Pokemon Nintendo with numerous Pokemon game cartridges. There is Pokemon Game Boy and game cartridges, Pokemon […]

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The Windy City Trader 7/13/16

On July 13, 2016 - 8:21 AM By

Hello Fellow Traders,
With television filled with nothing but politics and murders and violence it has gotten so bad I have been considering switching over to the Kardashians. ………………….NAH !!!!!!!!!!!!! GO CUBBIES!!
in the All Star game tonight and the rest of the 2016 season.
Metals: The recent rise for metals is […]

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Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 31 lower at 172’01, 10 Yr. Notes 10 lower at 132’24, 5 Yr. Notes 4.5 lower at 121’30.5 and June 2017 Eurodollars 1 lower at 99.240. If you went short the 10 Yr. notes in the 134’00 level based on the recommendation from 6/24/16 take profits. We remain short the […]

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