Monday, December 14, 2015


Perspective: Morning Commentary, 12/14/2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

December 14 – U.S. stock futures are pointing lower this morning, with crude oil lower and the dollar stronger. Crude oil prices slipped to a new low this morning, with West Texas Intermediate dropping as low as $34.53 per barrel, its lowest level since early 2009. Weakness comes from reports that... Learn More →


Morning Livestock Report, 12/14/2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

As if the cattle markets didn’t have enough on their plate already, we’ve definitely got a full agenda on tap this week. The weekend featured another weather event across a swath of western and central KS, NE, and into IA this morning. This is our fourth event in the past month, but will it... Learn More →


Morning Grain Comments, 12/14/2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

grain action is still pretty muted to open the week during a slow fundamental stretch; chances are good, though, that the grains could get caught up in outside market excitement this week with the FOMC on tap... Taiwan millers bought 87k tonnes of U.S. milling wheat for Jan-Feb delivery. Israeli... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 12/14/2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

General Market News · GDT auction tomorrow · S & P shows biggest weekly decline since August ; up 20 pts overnight before heading back down · Crude below $35 (first since 2009) · Dow down over 300 points on Friday for a 3.3% loss on the week · Fed meeting Dec. 16th (Wednesday), rates are... Learn More →