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AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle February 1, 2023 Daily Import Total Sales January 31, 2023 Santa Teresa, NM. EST: 1600 Compared to Monday, steer calves and yearlings sold... (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES RYE - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES GRAIN SORGHUMS - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES BARLEY - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES SUNFLOWER SEED OIL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES LINSEED OIL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES OATS - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT HIDES AND SKINS - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES WHEAT - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES WEEKLY SUMMARY REPORTS - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES COMPLETE - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES SOYBEAN CAKE AND MEAL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES COTTON CAKE AND MEAL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES SOYBEANS - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT PORK - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES COTTON OIL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT BEEF - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES COTTON - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES SOYBEAN OIL - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES CORN - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES COTTON SEED - February 02, 2023 (full story)


U.S. EXPORT SALES FLAXSEED - February 02, 2023 (full story)


The morning cotton market is trading 2 to 64 points higher so far for Thursday. Cotton ended Wednesday with 21 to 61 point losses. The 2024 March contract was down by just 6 points at the close, though preliminary OI there was just 4,988 contracts as of 1/31. USDA’s monthly... (full story)


Lean hog futures dropped by triple digits past the Feb contract’s 90 cent drop. April led the way with a 2.46% loss and got to within 13 cents of the October low. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price was $71.19 in the PM update, which was up by 70 cents.... (full story)
HEG23: 73.975s (-0.900), HEK23: 93.775s (-1.650), KMG23: 81.325s (-1.425)


Reaction to the Semi-Annual Cattle Inventory report left the live cattle futures market 35 to 80 cents in the red. Feeders dropped by triple digits, with March giving back 1.56% on the day. USDA saw no cash trade for the week through Wednesday. The CME Feeder Cattle Index was 5... (full story)
LEG23: 158.425s (-0.425), LEJ23: 162.225s (-0.800), LEM23: 158.700s (-0.450), GFH23: 183.250s (-2.900), GFJ23: 187.950s (-2.100)


Wheat futures are trading with gains of as much as 3 cents so far for Thursday. After trading through midday with losses on Wednesday the market went home mostly in the black. The March SRW contract was 1 1/2 cents lower at the bell, but the other nearby contracts were... (full story)
ZWH23: 764-0 (+4-2), ZWK23: 774-4 (+4-0), ZWPAES.CM: 7.0254 (+0.0422), KEH23: 887-6 (+3-4), KEPAWS.CM: 8.5325 (+0.0350), MWH23: 929-4 (+3-4)


Morning soy quotes show the board is up 7 to 12 points in soy oil, $4 to $6 higher in meal and 8 to 10 cent gains in soybeans so far ahead of the Export Sales report. Soymeal found afternoon strength and closed in the black with gains of as... (full story)
ZSH23: 1530-2 (+10-0), ZSPAUS.CM: 14.9038 (+0.0986), ZSK23: 1525-6 (+9-2), ZSN23: 1516-6 (+8-6)


Overnight trading activity has corn fractionally to 1 1/2 cents higher so far for Groundhog Day. Corn prices settled with gains on Wednesday after trading weaker through midday. With the index fund roll period coming up, traders were actively moving positions from March to May. New crop led the way... (full story)
ZCH23: 685-0 (+4-0), ZCPAUS.CM: 6.8793 (+0.0380), ZCK23: 682-6 (+3-2), ZCN23: 670-6 (+2-6)


By Sara Schafer and Clinton Griffiths Corn and soybean prices hit 10-year highs in 2022, creating exceptional returns to row crop producers. Will 2023 be a repeat or will prices shift lower? Stephen Nicholson, global analyst for grains and... (full story)
ZCH23: 685-0 (+4-0), ZSH23: 1530-2 (+10-0), ZWH23: 764-0 (+4-2)


The Chart of the Day belongs to the carbon black supplier Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC). I found the stock by using Barchart's powerful screening functions to find stocks with the highest technical buy signals, highest Weighted Alpha, superior current momentum and having a Trend Seeker buy signal then used the... (full story)
OEC: 21.24 (+0.22)


With markets looking increasingly resilient, it’s a good time to run the Bull Call Spread Screener. A bull call spread is an options strategy that a trader uses when they believe the price of an underlying stock will move higher in the short term. (full story)
HUT: 2.2600 (+0.1000), ZIM: 21.00 (+0.61), INTC: 29.28 (+0.21), MSFT: 255.89 (+3.14), SNAP: 10.80 (+0.43), CCL: 11.64 (+0.30), AAPL: 147.68 (+2.25), GOOGL: 105.21 (+4.78), UPST: 21.41 (+1.21)


March S&P 500 futures (ESH23) are trending up +0.47% this morning after three major U.S. benchmark indices staged a rebound on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced a further slowdown in the pace of interest rate hikes and a more dovish-than-expected message from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell boosted hopes of an economic soft landing. (full story)
ESH23: 4,168.25 (+36.00), META: 182.80 (+29.68), AAPL: 147.68 (+2.25), GOOG: 106.26 (+4.83), AMZN: 109.41 (+4.26), MRK: 105.75 (-1.23), COP: 116.59 (-1.11), F: 14.09 (+0.30), TENX: 4.10 (+2.41), ALGN: 334.00 (+51.47), ELF: 66.62 (+8.11), CHRW: 98.14 (-3.98), GOOGL: 105.21 (+4.78), FDX: 208.25 (+6.14)


Wave (B) corrective rise is now already approaching resistance at former wave four, at 1.1042. (full story)


The (EURUSD) is edging higher after the post-FOMC surge, but will likely see healthy profittaking by the weekend back to below the psychologically key 1.10 whole figure level.  The EURUSD’s massive rally since making its major bottom in September 2022 is due for a notable pullback going into next week with the weekly chart ascending wedge near complete.  (full story)
FXE: 101.61 (+0.21)


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Ohio based Unverferth Manufacturing is expanding its manufacturing footprint and equipment portfolio with the purchase of Orthman Manufacturing’s agricultural product lineup and manufacturing sites. The acquisition includes several models of... (full story)


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