Monday, April 04, 2016


Oil Market Dynamics and 2016 Outlook

Monday, April 04, 2016

In the second half of 2014, the oil market experienced a powerful downward price adjustment which was sustained throughout 2015. There are several long-term supply and demand forces in play, as well as some shorter-term response factors, that make for a very difficult mix to analyze going forward.... Learn More →


Future of Food: Growing Global Appetites

Monday, April 04, 2016

In 1798, British economist Thomas Malthus published “An Essay on the Principle of Population” in which he argued that population grows geometrically while food supply, constrained by limited arable land, grows arithmetically. Therefore, he concluded, human population growth would eventually... Learn More →


New Lower Trading Ranges For Commodities?

Monday, April 04, 2016

Watch CME Group Chief Economist Blu Putnam on Futures Institute discuss lower trading ranges for commodities post-collapse. Video Posted: http://www.cmegroup.com/education/featured-reports/new-lower-trading-ranges-for-commodities.html Learn More →


Corn Report, 04/04/2016

Monday, April 04, 2016

After the 20 cent collapse on Thursday, corn was able to push to the green side on Friday, settling at $3.54. The funds bought an estimated 4K contracts, keeping the specs still very short at a 166K short total. The IGC came out with their global corn numbers for 16 and pegged the world production... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 04/04/2016

Monday, April 04, 2016

General Market News · NZ dairy prices expected to fall further during tomorrow’s GDT auction http://goo.gl/LLtjwe · Crude oil prices heading lower after release of Iran export data http://goo.gl/temjv2 · Biggest ever Saudi overhaul targets $100 billion if revenue http://goo.gl/99PF49 · CDFA set... Learn More →