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Morning Softs 5/1/15

On May 1, 2015 - 9:41 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher again on continued good export sales. The demand continues to hold well and is helping to Support prices and keep the overall trends turning up. Some buying came from US Dollar weakness that could promote new export demand for the next several days. Farmers face improving planting conditions. Texas [...]

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Morning Softs 4/30/15

On April 30, 2015 - 9:16 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher again as the weather in the US Delta and Southeast remained very cool and wet. Some buying was seen as the trade anticipated a strong export sales report today, and some buying came from US Dollar weakness that could promote new export demand for the next several days. Farmers [...]

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Morning Softs 4/29/15

On April 29, 2015 - 9:45 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures moved a little higher again as the weather in the US Delta and Southeast remained very cool and wet. Farmers face another slow week as rains should continue for the next few days in eastern production areas. Texas is dry this week, and the Delta should turn dry starting today for [...]

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Morning Softs 4/28/15

On April 28, 2015 - 9:48 AM By

Crop Progress Date 26-Apr 19-Apr 2014 Avg Cotton Planted 10 8 12 16 Corn Plamted 19 9 17 25 Corn Emerged 2 3 6 Soybeans Planted 2 3 4 Rice Planted 39 32 43 54 Rice Emerged 26 17 24 34 Sorghum Planted 24 19 26 25 Sugarbeets Planted 78 57 15 42 Peanuts Planted [...]

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Morning Softs 4/27/15

On April 27, 2015 - 10:43 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures moved higher as the weather in the US Delta and Southeast remained very cool and wet and as weekly export sales were strong. The good export sales report help the market rally into the end of the week. Overall world demand for Cotton will remain a problem as the world’s largest [...]

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Morning Softs 4/24/15

On April 24, 2015 - 10:05 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US prices were higher after the stronger tan expected export sales last week as reported by USDA. The weather has also become a force for potentially higher prices. It has been too dry in the Texas Panhandle. Drier and cooler conditions are expected in the Delta and Southeast this week. Demand remains [...]

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Morning Softs 4/23/15

On April 23, 2015 - 10:11 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US prices were mixed in quiet trading. The economic news in the US was good, but the export demand ideas remain bad. It has been too dry in the Texas Panhandle. Drier and cooler conditions are expected in the Delta and Southeast this week. Demand remains a big problem as China holds [...]

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Morning Softs 4/22/15

On April 22, 2015 - 11:00 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US prices were lower in reaction to the USDA progress reports that showed more Cotton had been planted tan had been expected by the trade. The better than expected progress goes against weak demand. Planting progress was slow again last week as rains kept falling in the Delta and Southeast, but the [...]

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Morning Softs 4/21/15

On April 21, 2015 - 10:15 AM By

Crop Progress Date 19-Apr 12-Apr 2014 Avg Cotton Planted 8 4 9 11 Corn Plamted 9 2 6 13 Rice Planted 32 26 31 42 Rice Emerged 17 8 15 23 Sorghum Planted 19 16 23 22 Sugarbeets Planted 57 15 10 25 Oats Planted 59 43 42 53 Oats Emerged 32 28 30 37 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/20/15

On April 20, 2015 - 11:33 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US prices were lower Friday on bad sales and export data from USDA on Thursday and forecasts for improved weather this week in most US production areas. Planting progress was slow again last week as rains kept falling in the Delta and Southeast. It has been too dry in the Texas Panhandle. [...]

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Morning Grains 4/17/15

On April 17, 2015 - 10:47 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 263,220 lots, or 10.78 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-15 4,206 4,222 4,057 4,057 4,226 4,148 -78 84,100 123,030 Jul-15 4,115 4,153 4,097 4,137 4,128 4,124 -4 82 14 Sep-15 4,099 4,099 4,038 4,040 4,099 [...]

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Morning Softs 4/16/15

On April 16, 2015 - 9:13 AM By

COTTON General Comments: US prices were little changed yesterday as the market works through conflicting fundamentals. Prices are moving back into support areas on the charts. USDA showed slow planting progress in its updates on Monday, and planting progress should be slow again this week as rains keep falling in the Delta and Southeast. It [...]

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