As mentioned yesterday there are several spreads I am watching to start the month of December. The next spread I like is a longer term play in the feeder cattle market.
For the last 2 weeks, the WTI crude market has been making another run lower. Looking at the January contract, WTI attempted to hit the $50 barrel mark and fell short, only reaching $49.23.
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For the past couple of weeks, we have seen an extremely strong sell off in the meat commodity sector – Live Cattle, Feeder Cattle and Hogs. Overall, it has been a bearish trend for these contracts in 2015, but we have seen limit down moves in these markets off and on for almost a week straight.
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Turner’s Take has been out of the grain markets for the most part since we were stopped out of our Nov14/Nov15 bear spread with a small profit.
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The July vs Aug Hogs spread made new all-time lows this morning.
The Aug/Dec bear seasonal window last until June 6 but I think this could be held to about the end of June too. The forward curve is inverted with the premium built into the front months.
Sometimes, when I am looking at a market technically, checking out contracts alone can be a bit blinding. The big moves, exaggerated by high frequency trading and speculative froth can be a bit misleading.