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Morning Softs 09/21/17

On September 21, 2017 - 9:47 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was a little lower on speculative selling as the market kept an eye on the direction of Hurricane Maria. The storm track for the new systems is away from the US. There will probably be some quality losses from the previous storms, and USDA did show deteriorating quality on Monday […]

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Morning Softs 09/20/17

On September 20, 2017 - 10:05 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was a little lower on speculative selling as the market kept an eye on the direction of Hurricane Maria. The storm track for the new systems is away from the US. There will probably be some quality losses from the previous storms, and USDA did show deteriorating quality on Monday […]

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Morning Softs 09/19/17

On September 19, 2017 - 12:13 PM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on ideas that the crop losses from Harvey and Irma were still being evaluated and as more hurricanes formed in the Atlantic that could hurt crops sooner or later. The storm track for the new systems is not clear, but for now the storm, Maria, is following the […]

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Morning Softs 09/18/17

On September 19, 2017 - 8:11 AM By

COTTON             General Comments:  Cotton was higher on ideas that the crop losses from Harvey and Irma were still being evaluated and as more hurricanes formed in the Atlantic that could hurt crops sooner or later.  The storm track for the new systems is not clear, but for now the storm, Maria, is following the path […]

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Morning Softs. 09/07/17

On September 7, 2017 - 10:26 AM By

DJ U.S. July Coffee, Cocoa Imports-Sep 6
In kilograms from the U.S. Commerce Department, converted to pounds
by Dow Jones.
—-Jul 2017—- —-Jun 2017—-
coffee kilograms pounds kilograms pounds
coffee, unroasted 121,583,891 268,092,480 132,837,441 292,906,557
coffee, roasted 8,065,803 17,785,096 7,749,562 17,087,784
coffee, soluble
instant 3,337,947 7,360,173 3,661,998 […]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 11 higher at 156’22, 10 Yr. Notes 6 higher at 127’09.5 and the 5 Yr. Notes 4 higher at 118’23.7. Yesterday Fed V.P. Stanley Fischer announced his retirement leaving the possibility of 4 vacancies on the Federal Reserve board to be filled by Pres. Trump including the possibility of replacing […]

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Morning Softs. 09/06/17

On September 6, 2017 - 9:37 AM By

DJ U.S. July Coffee, Cocoa Imports-Sep 6
In kilograms from the U.S. Commerce Department, converted to pounds
by Dow Jones.
—-Jul 2017—- —-Jun 2017—-
coffee kilograms pounds kilograms pounds
coffee, unroasted 121,583,891 268,092,480 132,837,441 292,906,557
coffee, roasted 8,065,803 17,785,096 7,749,562 17,087,784
coffee, soluble
instant 3,337,947 7,360,173 3,661,998 […]

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Morning Softs. 09/05/17

On September 5, 2017 - 10:40 AM By

Subject: informs’ September crop production numbers 9/1/17
Informal has a Sep corn yield of 169.2 and a crop of 14.123 bil bu
Beans 49.4 with a crop of 4.384 bil
Their 169.2 compares to USDA corn yield of 169.5 and production 14.153
Their 49.4 bean yield compares to USDA’s 49.4 and […]

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Morning Softs. 09/01/17

On September 5, 2017 - 7:45 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was slightly higher as the market tried to assess the damage to crops due to Hurricane Harvey. The storm has moved out of Houston and now is hurting crops in the Delta. Texas crops potentially lost the quality and harvest progress in some areas of the state. No one is […]

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Morning Softs. 08/31/17

On August 31, 2017 - 9:28 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on follow through buying tied to the damage to crops due to Hurricane Harvey. The storm has moved out of Houston and now is hurting crops in the Delta. Texas crops potentially lost the quality and harvest progress in some areas of the state. No one is willing […]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 4 lower at 155’17, 10 Yr. Notes 2 lower at 126’24 and 5 Yr. Notes 1 lower at 118’12.7. Earlier in the week treasuries rallied to new recent highs as the trade sought the safety of gov’t. issues in response to the provocation of a N. Korean missile sent over […]

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Morning Softs. 08/30/17

On August 30, 2017 - 9:44 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton was higher on follow through buying tied to the damage to crops due to Hurricane Harvey. The storm was expected to bring big rains of up to five feet into Texas and potentially hurt the quality and harvest progress in some areas of the state. No one is willing to […]

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