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Morning Softs. 08/16/17

On August 16, 2017 - 10:14 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower on good weather forecasts for the crop amid already very high production projections from USDA. A higher US Dollar hurt demand ideas. Current forecasts call for some rains in Texas to boost crop prospects there. Conditions showed mixed trends in the USDA reports last night as some areas […]

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Morning Softs. 08/15/17

On August 15, 2017 - 11:45 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was lower as the market reacted to good weather forecasts for the crop amid already very high production projections from USDA. Current forecasts call for some rains in Texas to boost crop prospects there. Conditions showed mixed trends in the USDA reports last night as some areas got better and […]

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Morning Softs. 08/14/17

On August 14, 2017 - 10:10 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was a little higher after the sharply lower day on Thursday in reaction to the USDA reports. USDA showed much higher than expected production and ending stocks estimates and caught the trade due to the extremely high production estimates. It could be that USDA is overestimating yield on this report and […]

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Morning Softs 08/11/17

On August 11, 2017 - 10:46 AM By

Alerts History
• 10-Aug-2017 07:00:00 AM – BRAZIL’S 2016/17 SOYBEAN CROP SEEN AT 114 MLN TNS VS 113.92 MLN TNS FROM JULY FORECAST – AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS AGENCY CONAB
• 10-Aug-2017 07:00:00 AM – BRAZIL’S 2016/17 TOTAL CORN CROP FORECAST 97.2 MLN TNS VS PRIOR ESTIMATE OF 96 MLN TNS – CONAB
• […]

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Morning Softs. 08/10/17

On August 10, 2017 - 9:34 AM By

Alerts History
• 10-Aug-2017 07:00:00 AM – BRAZIL’S 2016/17 SOYBEAN CROP SEEN AT 114 MLN TNS VS 113.92 MLN TNS FROM JULY FORECAST – AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS AGENCY CONAB
• 10-Aug-2017 07:00:00 AM – BRAZIL’S 2016/17 TOTAL CORN CROP FORECAST 97.2 MLN TNS VS PRIOR ESTIMATE OF 96 MLN TNS – CONAB
• […]

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Morning Softs. 08/09/17

On August 9, 2017 - 9:47 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on follow through buying. USDA showed mixed conditions on Monday, with some crops showing improvement and other crops showing deterioration. The progress remains a little behind the five-year average. The market thinks USDA could cut production estimates slightly due to earlier stressful weather, and also notes very good […]

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Morning Softs. 08/08/17

On August 8, 2017 - 9:58 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was mostly higher on follow through buying worries about growing conditions in Texas and the southwest and also in other world production areas along with good export demand. December was slightly lower. After the close, USDA showed mixed conditions, with some crops showing improvement and other crops showing deterioration. The […]

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Morning Softs 08/07/17

On August 7, 2017 - 10:27 AM By

COTTON            General Comments:  Cotton was higher on follow through buying worries about growing conditions in Texas and the southwest and also in other world production areas along with good export demand.  Futures trends are up again.  The temperatures should be more moderate in Texas and there have been some showers.  The growing weather in the […]

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Morning Softs. 08/04/17

On August 4, 2017 - 9:54 AM By

DJ World Food Prices Up 2.3% in July Due to Rising Grain, Dairy, Sugar Prices
By David Hodari
World food prices rose in July due to more expensive sugar, cereals, and dairy, the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization said Thursday.
The FAO’s food price index increased by 2.3% last month from […]

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Morning Softs. 08/03/17

On August 3, 2017 - 10:14 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on worries about growing conditions in Texas and the southwest and also in other world production areas. Futures have finally moved above some important resistance areas on the charts, and trends are up again. The temperatures should be more moderate in Texas, but it will still be mostly […]

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Morning Softs. 08/02/17

On August 2, 2017 - 10:25 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher after a choppy session. The market reacted to the USDA crop reports and forecasts for improving weather, but also to chart patterns that suggest that higher prices might be coming soon. Futures have been trying to move above some important resistance areas on the charts, but are still […]

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Morning Softs. 08/01/17

On August 1, 2017 - 11:03 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was slightly higher in consolidation trading. The market was waiting to see the crop condition and also is looking for more demand news. Futures have been trying to move above some important resistance areas on the charts, but are still stalled just short of the goal. Weather forecasts call for […]

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