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Soybean Oil Mar '18 (ZLH18)

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Soybean Oil Futures Market News and Commentary

Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures managed to extract 3 to 4 cent gains in most contracts on Friday, on positive NOPA data. Meal futures were up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 6 points higher. This morning’s NOPA report indicated a record January crush by its members at 171.63 mbu. That was slightly lower than December but 5.22% larger than a year ago. Soy oil stocks were up month/month, but down 10.3% from last year at 1.549 billion pounds. Brazil’s SAFRAS soybean production estimate was trimmed by 0.3 MMT to 115.4 MMT on Friday. That is not as low as some firms have gone, as they cited a slight improvement to weather.Mar 19 Soybeans closed at $9.07 1/2, up 4 cents,May 19 Soybeans closed at $9.21 1/2, up 3 3/4 cents,Jul 19 Soybeans closed at $9.35, up 3 3/4 cents,Sep 19 Soybeans closed at $9.43 1/2, up 3 1/2 cents,Mar 19 Soybean Meal closed at $306.50, up $1.00,Mar 19 Soybean Oil closed at $29.95, up $0.06--provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Soybean Oil
Contract Size
60,000 pounds
Tick Size
0.01 points ($6.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
7:00p.m. - 7:45a.m. and 8:30a.m. - 1:20p.m. (Settle 1:15pm) (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$600
Margin/Maintenance
$495/450
First Notice Date
02/28/17
Expiration Date
03/14/18 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Soybean Oil Mar '18
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Mar Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jan 22, 2019

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Commercials - Long / Short
216,463 (+883)
241,997 (+20,139)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
114,882 (+5,282)
97,471 (-11,643)
Producers - Long / Short
102,645 (-4,324)
231,970 (+17,907)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
105,442 (+2,795)
1,651 (-180)
Managed Money - Long / Short
57,776 (+4,689)
88,436 (-12,871)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
57,106 (+593)
9,035 (+1,228)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
31.28 +1.60%
on 03/09/18
32.72 -2.87%
on 02/26/18
-0.02 (-0.06%)
since 02/14/18
3-Month
31.28 +1.60%
on 03/09/18
34.10 -6.80%
on 01/05/18
-1.59 (-4.76%)
since 12/14/17
52-Week
31.28 +1.60%
on 03/09/18
36.42 -12.74%
on 09/07/17
-1.62 (-4.85%)
since 03/14/17

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The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 72% Sell with a Weakening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Strong. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 31.78
1st Resistance Point 31.78
Last Price 31.78s
1st Support Level 31.78
2nd Support Level 31.78

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52-Week High 36.42
Fibonacci 61.8% 34.46
Fibonacci 50% 33.85
Fibonacci 38.2% 33.24
Last Price 31.78s
52-Week Low 31.28

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