As a reader of TWIG, I hope you have come to understand my major objective to inspire ideas so you can hedge or trade these grains markets on your terms. Lately, I have been asked by producers why it would make sense to re-own. Today, I am going to step out of my bear costume and put on my bulls jersey. Maybe I can inspire an idea or two to get you involved.
Many times, changes in trends come from the outcome of the biggest events. The conclusion of the latest calamity out of Washington and the recent appointment of the dovish, Janet Yellen to replace Ben Bernanke may be what the bond market needs to wake up from its recent 6 month slumber.
October LIVE CATTLE:
With a supportive Cattle On Feed report on Friday afternoon, I would like to get involved in this market to the upside at Monday morning’s opening price if we can.
I am looking to get involved in a seasonal spread in the NATURAL GAS market. January is typically a big month for Natural Gas use and reserves need to be built up. November can be seen as stable in reserves and focus tends to shift to colder months as October rolls in.
This is a sample entry from Tom Dosdall’s email newsletter, Dosdall Daily Edge. Update 9/17/2013 11:36:18 AM Magenta bars on TAS Navigator communicate that this recent decline may soon be reversing. Traders should consider moving protective buy stops down to 1680 or exiting completely at this time. Entries at 1708 are holding a gain of… Read More.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook, published on September 11, 2013. December COCOA SELLING at 25.60 (day order) …last trade 25.55 Risk will be the 26.10 level …($500.00) OBJ will be the 24.60 level …$1,000.00 (I highlight the 23.60 level as well for those looking for a longer… Read More.
The Shooting Star is a formation that has the market taking a hard stab at a blow off to the upside but eventually failing and giving way to the sellers of the market. This indicates that trader sentiment may be shifting to the downside.
Bullish Hammers, as the name suggests, is a signal on a chart that alerts you to be on the lookout for a market that is setting up to reverse and trade higher! I’ve highlighted in yellow this exciting candlestick set up in the chart below.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook, published on July 11, 2013. Good Morning– We got flat the markets and took some time off around the 4th of July holiday and now that we are back, it’s time to get back to the markets! I am looking at this… Read More.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook, published on May 31, 2013. June LEAN HOG SELLING the June contract at 95.50 BUYING the June 96.00 call option for 50 points The option expires in 19 days on June 18th. Our risk on this trade is the difference between the… Read More.