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Soybeans Nov '18 (ZSX18)

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Soybeans Futures Market News and Commentary

Soybeans Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures settled with 12 to 13 cent losses in the front months on Thursday. March soy meal was down $4.10/ton, with soy oil 16 points lower. Soybeans showed some “buy the rumor, sell the fact” action following USDA confirmation of export sales to China. USDA reported private export sales of 1.13 MMT of 2018/19 soybeans to China this morning, the ninth largest daily soybean sale on record. The weekly Export Sales report indicated 792,269 MT of 18/19 soybeans were sold in the week ending 12/6, within the range of pre-report estimates. That was down 11.1% from the week prior and 42.7% smaller than the same week in 2017. Shipments of soybeans totaled 1.147 MMT, 3.7% behind this week a year ago. Soybean meal sales totaled just 50,539 MT (a marketing year low), with soy oil at 5,928 MT.Jan 19 Soybeans closed at $9.07, down 13 cents,Mar 19 Soybeans closed at $9.20 1/2, down 12 3/4 cents,May 19 Soybeans closed at $9.33 1/4, down 12 1/2 cents,Aug 19 Soybeans closed at $9.49 1/4, down 12 cents,Mar 18 Soybean Meal closed at $308.50, down $4.10,Dec 18 Soybean Oil closed at $28.64, down $0.16--provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Soybeans
Contract Size
5,000 bushels
Tick Size
1/4 cent per bushel ($12.50 per contract)
Trading Hours
7:00p.m. - 7:45a.m. and 8:30a.m. - 1:20p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$2,255/2,050
First Notice Date
10/31/18
Expiration Date
11/14/18 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Soybeans Nov '18
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Nov Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Dec 4, 2018

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Commercials - Long / Short
385,314 (-21,903)
363,135 (+27,921)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
154,886 (+15,831)
145,935 (-32,966)
Producers - Long / Short
250,456 (-17,686)
325,059 (+26,589)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
113,374 (-4,794)
16,592 (+755)
Managed Money - Long / Short
88,963 (+15,722)
101,539 (-31,005)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
65,923 (+109)
44,396 (-1,961)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
831-6 +4.66%
on 10/31/18
892-0 -2.41%
on 10/15/18
+3-0 (+0.35%)
since 10/12/18
3-Month
812-2 +7.17%
on 09/18/18
907-0 -4.02%
on 08/20/18
-9-2 (-1.05%)
since 08/14/18
52-Week
812-2 +7.17%
on 09/18/18
1060-4 -17.92%
on 05/29/18
-110-4 (-11.26%)
since 11/14/17

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Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 32% Buy with a Weakening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Minimum.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 877-5
1st Resistance Point 874-1
Last Price 870-4s
1st Support Level 868-1
2nd Support Level 865-5

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52-Week High 1060-4
Fibonacci 61.8% 965-5
Fibonacci 50% 936-3
Fibonacci 38.2% 907-1
Last Price 870-4s
52-Week Low 812-2

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