See recommendations and market analysis for the Pork and Lean Hogs futures markets in the Swine Times for the week of May 14th through 18th, 2018.
PODCAST | The USDA released their April WASDE yesterday and we dive right in during the podcast. We think the biggest takeaway was what the USDA had to say about 2018/19 new crop corn exports. The Ag Forum had 2019/19 corn exports at 1.9 billion bushels. I think we could see 2.1 to 2.2 billion in… Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Happy Monday Hog traders We come into the week on the back of a very negative few weeks in the lean hog complex. Between falling cash prices and the tariffs announced last week, we feel much of the negativity is priced in. … Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Happy Friday hog traders President Trump’s tariff announcement yesterday was met by retaliation from the Chinese by way of 25% tax on US hog imports, among other goods. The total tariff amount was rather small, only 3 billion dollars worth of US… Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Happy Friday hog traders Thanks for following along for another week! Hog markets are showing some promise after a rough start to the week. April hogs, being the long anchor of our trading lately has been tied to a weak cash market. … Read more.
Latest Podcast | On this week’s podcast we talk about why HRW wheat is leading the market higher, why we think corn is still a range bound market, and why we think soybeans can trade in a $4.00 range in 2018. I also go over why we are bullish wheat in the long term (it… Read more.
CURRENT POSITIONS: LONG 1 UNIT OF APRIL HOGS SHORT 1 UNIT OF AUGUST HOGS @ -8.75 Hog Market Prices – January 15-19 Looking into next week: As you can tell by the primal cut quotes above, there has been very little activity on the pork product market. Swine Times mentioned last week that the price… Read more.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL OF THE SWINE TIMES Good afternoon hog traders, We wanted to shoot everyone a comment after the WASDE report today in regards to hogs. We had a good week of trading if you joined us in the markets. The roll forward from April-June to Feb-Apr was… Read more.
Latest Podcast | On this podcast we talk about why hedge funds are getting in the long side of commodity futures, how we want to trade corn and wheat, why soybeans are such a tough trade right now, and what to look for in crude oil and natural gas. Click here to listen to the… Read more.
New Podcast | On the podcast this week we talk about the US Tax Cuts and why it is bullish for the economy, stock market, and commodities. We also go over why we are bullish corn and wheat, which more cautious on soybeans. We also talk about how growing US and Global economy can… Read more.