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Lean Hogs Jul '22 (HEN22)

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Animal Proteins in Q2 and Beyond

Corrections in the commodities asset class led four of six sectors lower in Q2 2022. Animal proteins, the sector that includes cattle and hog futures, moved higher as hogs and feeder cattle rallied, and...

LEQ22 : 134.600s (+1.53%)
GFQ22 : 174.500s (+0.52%)
HEQ22 : 102.975s (+0.86%)
More corn, less beans and winter wheat

Happy 4th! Markets closed Monday

Live Cattle Futures Rally but Close Off Highs

Nearby fat cattle futures faltered into the close on Friday, leaving ~$1 on the table. Prices were still up by $0.82 to $2.02 on the day – led by the now front month August. Confirmed cash trade for...

LEQ22 : 134.600s (+1.53%)
LEV22 : 139.975s (+0.86%)
LEZ22 : 145.775s (+0.62%)
GFQ22 : 174.500s (+0.52%)
GFU22 : 177.650s (+0.81%)
Hog Market Built on Nearby Premiums

Positioning into the 4th of July weekend left the lean hog board mixed. Nearby futures added 47 to 87 cents and extended their premium. The other ’22 months closed 10 to 25 cents higher, as the deferred...

HEN22 : 109.600s (+0.44%)
HEV22 : 88.925s (+0.28%)
KMN22 : 110.750s (+0.32%)
Top Farmer Closing Commentary 7-1-2022

CORN HIGHLIGHTS: Corn futures, after experiencing a massive decline in June, finished mixed with July gaining 10-3/4 to close at 7.54-1/2. September lost 9 cents to end the session at 6.19-3/4 and December...

Shootin' the Bull

In my opinion, it appears that increased packing capacity is lowering margins to packers and sharing more with producers.  The higher cash trades, outside of the majors, appears to have been caused by...

Fats and Oils

Fats and Oils - 2022-07-01

ZCZ22 : 607-4s (-1.98%)
ZSX22 : 1395-2s (-4.30%)
XSU22 : 4,679s (-2.34%)
XTU22 : 5,850s (-1.25%)
XVU22 : 2,707s (-1.17%)
ZMZ22 : 389.2s (-4.30%)
ZLZ22 : 62.38s (-3.23%)
XUU22 : 3,816s (-1.80%)
XXU22 : 9,722s (-2.09%)
RSX22 : 846.80s (-3.61%)
KOU22 : 4,387 (+0.85%)
YHU22 : 8,898s (-2.18%)
Hogs Mostly Higher at Midday

Lean hog futures are up 2 to 75 cents through Dec ’22, with the deferred months trading 25 to 55 cents in the red. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Friday morning was $2.86 weaker to $113.25....

HEN22 : 109.600s (+0.44%)
HEV22 : 88.925s (+0.28%)
KMN22 : 110.750s (+0.32%)
Cattle Futures Rallying on Cheaper Feed

Fat cattle futures are trading with triple digit gains of $0.97 to $2.70. USDA reported TX cash trade was mostly $1 lower to $137, while the limited Northern sales went $146 to $150. Feeder cattle are...

LEQ22 : 134.600s (+1.53%)
LEV22 : 139.975s (+0.86%)
LEZ22 : 145.775s (+0.62%)
GFQ22 : 174.500s (+0.52%)
GFU22 : 177.650s (+0.81%)
Daily Livestock Fundamentals, Technical Levels to Watch, Charts, and More!

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Hog Market Built on Nearby Premiums
Positioning into the 4th of July weekend left the lean hog board mixed. Nearby futures added 47 to 87 cents and extended their premium. The other ’22 months closed 10 to 25 cents higher, as the deferred ’23 contracts ended red. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Friday was... Read more

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