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CORN Strategies Snapshot

Closing Futures Price & Change

Electronic Corn (@C)
Dec 18 3.6125 -0.0100
Mar 19 3.7225 -0.0100
May 19 3.8000 -0.0100
Dec 18 - Mar 19
Spread -$0.1100

Trends

Monthly Trend Sideways
Weekly Trend Sideways

Market Structure

Neutral - Type 5

Seasonal Index

Corn prices tend to trend higher from early October to early June.

Positions

2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.04 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.17 Long July 2019 $3.40 puts to protect unsold crop. 2017: 100% cash sales made, near $4.00 per the July 2018 contract. No more positions open for 2017.
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Commentary

DTN Midday Livestock Comments

Cattle Futures Rally After Report

Active price support quickly moved into the live cattle and feeder cattle futures trade following the cattle on feed report. Lighter than expected cattle placements through the month of October is firming the market tone Wednesday.

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