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Futures Spread Trading
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For this week, I’ll be very interested to see how the near record short position in wheat and longer than expected position in corn treat the spreads between the two crops.
I hope everyone is doing well. This is short trading week because the markets and Daniels Trading is closed on Good Friday. I will be out of the office next week for Spring Break with my wife and four children (7 years old, 5, 3, and 1)…PARTY!!!! John Payne and I just put out our… Read more.
John Payne and I just recorded our weekly podcast. See below to take a listen… Fresh Podcast: Inside Commodity Futures Jan 19 Podcast MACRO MARKETS: The US stock market continues to face selling pressure on any sizable rallies. The market could not hold this morning’s gains and the march futures settled at 1873 after trading… Read more.
This blog update is highlighting the Market Action Alert Soybean Spread entry that was released and sent to subscribers of the Market Dimensions advisory 1/5/15. This is the 2nd spread entry for the month of January 2016. If you would like to follow these Market Action Alerts, as well as my short term futures trades, contained with-in my MDA SnapShot, I encourage you to sign up for your FREE subscription to the service.
We are entering a seasonal spread window for live cattle futures. This seasonal spread is selling August Live Cattle against buying December Live cattle.
Our Heating Oil position is continuing to move in our favor another session. This spread position just put in another low @ -.1582 (That is 702 ticks or $2948 of profit before fees). The January heating oil has an expiration of 12/31/15. So we do have a small window of time left on this trade.
I wanted to give an update on the basket of spreads we are holding from our Market Action Alerts. Overall we are looking good on the positions. Below you will see updated charts showing the spread entry, risk and price action. If you have any questions on these trades, please feel free to reach out to me. Stay tuned for more spread opportunities in the future.
Soybeans are breaking out to the upside today (originally published Tuesday Oct 13, 2015) as USDA export inspection came in at 67.3 million bushels, way ahead of expectations. The bulls have been scratching their heads lately on why soybeans are not making a run down to $8.00. We know the US is going to have a… Read more.