Tuesday, December 22, 2015



Morning Livestock Report, 12/22/2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

The cattle markets sat at limit higher for most of the session yesterday, before fading through the afternoon hours. Most active Feb futures came off those limit highs by $0.85 and Jan feeders by $1.00, after a sharply lower print in the afternoon boxed beef markets. Feeder cattle futures were also... Learn More →


Perspective: Morning Commentary, 12/22/2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

December 22 – The Department of Commerce reports that third quarter GDP slipped to 2.0% in this morning’s final revision for the quarter, versus the previous estimate of 2.1%. The latest estimate of third quarter gross domestic product – the way we measure economic activity – matched Wall Street... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 12/22/2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

General Market News · US average gas prices fall below $2 for the first time since March 2009 · CDC investigating different E. coli strain at Chipotle http://goo.gl/QbcR1G · Fed president Lockhart sees “gradual” rate hike meaning perhaps every other meeting · Starting Monday drones will have to be... Learn More →


Morning Grain Comments, 12/22/2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Soybeans rallied from lows on Thursday morning and haven’t let up since; can the front two contracts make a push to $9 and December highs? Chances are slim if BRZ rains come through as expected, though crop estimates there are already starting to reflect stressed northern soy conditions. Tomorrow... Learn More →