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Morning Softs. 06/21/17

On June 21, 2017 - 10:37 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower and trends are down on the charts. Ideas of good crop progress and improving condition helped the selling interest. USDA did show lower condition ratings as it has been generally dry in parts of Texas. The daily charts show that futures could be oversold and in need of […]

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Morning Softs 06/20/2017

On June 20, 2017 - 10:10 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower and trends are down on the charts. Ideas of good crop progress and improving condition helped the selling interest. However, USDA showed lower condition ratings from a week ago, so a short term rally is possible starting today. The daily charts show that futures could be oversold and […]

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Morning Softs. 06/19/17

On June 19, 2017 - 9:31 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower and trends are down on the charts. The daily charts show that futures could be oversold and in need of a short covering rally, but it is possible now that the market is in an extended trend lower that could last at least through the rest of the […]

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Morning Softs. 06/15/17

On June 15, 2017 - 10:29 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower on ideas of improving crop conditions here and around the world. Trends remain down as the market shifts from the current tight situation to one with much more potential production in the US and overseas for the coming production year. Warmer and drier weather is expected through this […]

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Morning Softs. 06/14/17

On June 14, 2017 - 9:16 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower on ideas of improving crop conditions here and around the world. The futures market is moving its focus from the current tight situation to one with much more potential production in the US and overseas for the coming production year. Warmer and drier weather is expected this week […]

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Morning Softs. 06/13/17

On June 13, 2017 - 9:40 AM By

Crop Progress
Date 11-Jun 4-Jun 2016 Avg
Cotton Planted 92 80 87 90
Cotton Squaring 15 11 12 12
Corn Emerged 94 86 95 94
Soybeans Planted 92 83 91 87
Soybeans Emerged 77 58 77 73
Sorghum Planted 71 55 73 73
Sorghum Headed 16 14 […]

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Morning Softs. 06/12/17

On June 12, 2017 - 10:48 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower in reaction to the USDA reports. The reports showed unchanged ending stocks estimates when compared to last month for the current marketing year. This was about as expected. Export demand for the next marketing year was cut and ending stocks were increased, and this was a bearish signal […]

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Morning Softs. 06/09/17

On June 9, 2017 - 9:23 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on buying before the USDA reports today. The reports are expected to show about unchanged ending stocks estimates when compared to last month. Warmer and drier weather is expected nest week in most production areas, but a few showers are possible this weekend. The charts show that July […]

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Morning Softs. 06/08/17

On June 8, 2017 - 10:15 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was a little lower in July, but a little higher in new crop months. The index fund roll is going on and was partially responsable for the change in the carry spreads. Warmer and drier weather is expected this week in most production areas, but a few showers are possible […]

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Morning Softs. 06/07/17

On June 7, 2017 - 9:54 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was a little lower and closed near the lows of the day. USDA showed good crop progress and improving crop conditions in its reports this week, and it looks like the better weather is continuing. Warmer and drier weather is expected this week in most production areas. The charts show […]

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Morning Softs. 06/06/17

On June 6, 2017 - 10:22 AM By

Crop Progress
Date 28-May 21-May 2016 Avg
Cotton Planted 80 63 73 80
Cotton Squaring 11 7 7 7
Corn Planted 96 91 97 97
Corn Emerged 86 73 88 87
Soybeans Planted 83 67 82 79
Soybeans Emerged 58 37 62 59
Sorghum Planted 55 44 […]

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Morning Softs. 06/05/17

On June 5, 2017 - 11:51 AM By

DJ U.S. April Coffee, Cocoa Imports-Jun 2
In kilograms from the U.S. Commerce Department, converted to pounds
by Dow Jones.
—-Apr 2017—- —-Mar 2017—-
-coffee- kilograms pounds kilograms pounds
coffee, unroasted 118,909,362 262,195,143 143,108,902 315,555,129
coffee, roasted 7,369,293 16,249,291 7,451,109 16,429,695
coffee, soluble
instant 3,996,463 8,812,201 3,708,741 […]

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