CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Hello hog traders Quarterly hog and pig reports came out this morning as did cold storage. The report came out very close to expectations. All hogs came in at 102% of last year’s levels, we are at 101% breeding levels compared to… Read more.
Good morning friends Just wanted to give everyone an update on cotton. March futures are starting to move parabolically again as we test 78 cents this morning. Producers with production unsold that is waiting to be ginned should be looking at put options or some sort of hedge at these price levels. At current prices… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Drew Rathgeber’s newsletter, The Rath Overlay, published on Thursday, December 21, 2017. The ‘Rath Overlay’ can be emailed at no charge and is a timeless simple trading strategy to help you stay focused on trading. Use Drew’s strategy using higher time frames then focus on shorter time frames, or… Read more.
Turner’s Take Podcast | If you are new to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies than this is the podcast for you. The first 15 minutes of the podcast are dedicated to Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, block chains, and my thoughts on how markets and society deem certain asset classes as “stores of value.” The second half of the… Read more.
Good morning friends The holidays are officially upon us as we enter the last full week of trading for the year. CBOT markets are in the green to start the week while cotton is slightly in the red as I write this article. March corn is up about a penny after trading… Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Happy Monday Hog Traders, Before we get started, publishers of the Swine Times were on the weekend “talking head” shows This Week in Agribusiness and US Farm Report. Check out Donna and John below by clicking on the images. They will take you… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Tom Dosdall’s newsletter, Technical Ag Knowledge, published on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. It’s year-end book keeping time for many in the world of agriculture. The big question I have is will it be position squaring time for the some of the large index funds as well? As the Holidays… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Don DeBartolo’s email newsletter, Trade Spotlight: Futures, published on Monday, December 11, 2017. Short the February 2018 Lean Hogs futures contract from 69.175 (12/06/17). Market settled at 67.025. Marked-to-market gain of $860. Initial Margin = $1,320 Maintenance Margin = $1,200 Stop loss: Move buy stop to 68.500, above the… Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Good morning hog traders Current positions: Short 1 unit of Feb hogs Last week we took profit on our Long Dec-Short Feb position. Below is how the weekly product market changed for the week ending 12/8/2017. Looking into next week: The dominant… Read more.
Exiting our December Lean Hog position and rolling into February