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Morning Softs 7/31/15

On July 31, 2015 - 10:02 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower on the return of lower export sales. Export demand remains weak as China is out of the market for the most part and as the US Dollar remains strong. Production idea for the US are holding due to the improved weather, ad reports from India and Pakistan indicate that [...]

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Morning Softs 7/30/15

On July 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower as demand worries returned. News of more stock market weakness in China hurt the already fragile demand ideas. Production idea for the US are holding due to the improved weather, ad reports from India and Pakistan indicate that production potentials there are high. China has been a major buyer [...]

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Morning Softs 7/29/15

On July 29, 2015 - 9:19 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher and moved back into the recent trading range. The crop conditions and progress were mostly in line with expectations, but the outside markets showed some economic optimism and the better attitudes supported buying in Cotton. China has been a major buyer in world markets until the last couple of [...]

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Morning Softs 7/28/15

On July 28, 2015 - 9:57 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower and began a new leg down on the charts. Weakness came from the move lower seen in the Chinese stock market. China has been a major buyer in world markets until the last couple of years, and ideas are that the economic problems there could hurt additional demand growth [...]

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Equities lower as China slows.

On July 27, 2015 - 8:12 AM By

Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 30 higher at 155’17, 10 Yr. Notes 9.5 higher at 127’00.5 and 5 Yr. Notes 5 higher at 119’18.5. German 10 Yr. Bunds are 24 higher at 154.09. “Risk off” has favored treasuries over the last few sessions as equities declined over Chinese slowdown and gov’t. backing off from support [...]

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Morning Softs 7/24/15

On July 24, 2015 - 9:19 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little higher. Trading overall remains in a range. The US weather has improved and most areas should be in good condition. It has been hot in Texas, but crops there have seen some rains as well. Southeast and Delta areas have turned drier and this is good news for [...]

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Morning Softs 7/23/15

On July 23, 2015 - 9:16 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little higher before the export sales report today. Trading overall remains in a range. The US weather has improved and most areas should be in good condition. It has been hot in Texas, but crops there have seen some rains as well. Southeast and Delta areas have turned drier [...]

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Morning Softs 7/22/15

On July 22, 2015 - 9:10 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little lower on ideas of improving crop conditions and good crop progress. USDA released its weekly crop updates on Monday and crop conditions showed slight improvement. Crop progress remains slightly behind the average, but overall the crops appear to be making good progress given the late start to planting [...]

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Morning Softs 7/21/15

On July 21, 2015 - 9:42 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little lower on US Dollar strength and on ideas of improving crop conditions. USDA released its weekly crop updates after the close and crop conditions showed slight improvement. Crop progress remains slightly behind the average, but overall the crops appear to be making good progress given the late start [...]

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Financials: Sept. Bonds are currently 13 lower at 151’11, 10 Yr. Notes 3 lower at 125’25.5 and 5 Yr. Notes unchanged at 118’31. The Sept. Bund is currently unchanged at 152.90. For the time being Greece is having a benign effect on the market as banks are reopened, albeit with capital controls, and the focus [...]

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Morning Softs 7/20/15

On July 20, 2015 - 11:43 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed little changed on Friday as traders waited for the latest economic and political news and also the latest weather forecasts. The US weather has improved and most areas should be in good condition. It has been hot in Texas, but crops there have seen some rains as well. Southeast and [...]

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