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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water digesting the Fed’s announcement of a halt of quantitative easy the Bank of Japan decides to increase QE   to the tune of 80 Trillion JPY. Whew! This just goes to show the global economy is not on the same page and there [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading higher and making new highs at 379 ¾ which is 4 ½ cents higher. The trading range has been 379 ¾ to 374 ¾ so far. Temperatures, weather and yields are the main focus as South America’s dry weather and a slow harvest is [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 367 ½ which is 3 cents higher. The trading range has been 369 to 362 ½ so far. Dry weather in South America enticing more orders to our market, slower harvest than anticipated and yields now coming into question are driving the bears [...]

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Exceptional harvesting weather the past few days would make you think to put 2 and 2 together and the market should further slide. It looked that way early, however the Grains rebounded in Monday’s open out-cry session and continued the momentum in the overnight electronic session. The main story I am hearing is Soybean Meal [...]

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Indian summer weather had farmers working overtime to get the crop out of the ground and it showed in the marketplace. In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 349 ½ which is 3 ½ cents lower. This market could see more pressure or we could have a bounce after today’s [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 364 which is 4 ¼ cents higher. The trading range has been 365 to 358 ¾ so far. Harvesting and yields are the dynamic to this current swing in the market and today November Options expire. This could create a surprise move in [...]

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After the selloff in yesterday’s open out-cries session the weather is weighing on traders’ minds as we sold off the highs settling lower on the day. The forecast in the coming days is prognosticating better weather which will put farmers in the field working overtime catching up on harvest which is slow this year in [...]

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The Grains continue to rally as farmers are having a tough time to be ahead of harvesting this season. Better weather is forecasted for  the upcoming days and the farmers will be ramping up to plat catch up and should put a dent in  the shortcomings which should squelch the current upswing and induce harvest [...]

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The markets were looking for a path to follow in yesterday’s action and came to the conclusion that there is no direction whatsoever. European economic woes continue to mount and we are running out of safety blankets to soften the blow of the fall we are experiencing. In the overnight electronic session we have a [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 343 ¼ which is 4 ¾ cents lower. The trading range has been 346 ¾ to 343 ¼ so far. The market is showing seasonable weakness and we could see the floor fall out and see a heavy break to the downside. On [...]

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In the overnight electronic session the November Natural Gas is currently trading at 3.765 which is .31 cents lower. The trading range has been 3.817 to 3.760 so far. Hurricane Gonzalo now a Category 4 is no longer a threat to Henry- Hub as the storm is tracked moving up the eastern seaboard traveling north-northwest [...]

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Algorithms and High Frequency Trading be dammed! Once again Free Markets for Free Men once again proved a fair and open market will always succeed! In the overnight electronic session the Corn is trading lower while Soybeans are trading higher and Wheat is lagging at the moment. There is buying interest in one of the [...]

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