Softs Futures Update

News & commentary on Softs Futures markets including Cotton #2, Orange Juice, Coffee, Sugar #11, Cocoa, Lumber & more.

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08/24 trend change to up in coffee

Posted on 9/16/2014 1:17:46 PM by: Larry Baer, Market Strategist @ Zaner. 312-277-0112.

 


NO UPDATE TODAY

Posted on 9/16/2014 7:32:51 AM by: Rick Alexander, VP, Trading @ Zaner. 312-277-0107.

 

LUMBER:  Lumber settled higher while in support but a possible BEAR PENNANT also. Lumber is still in an uptrend but showing some topping signs making it difficult to di in and take a position in either direction,.BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

COCOA: Cocoa made its worst low and close since late May looking bearish and having strong looking resistance from 350 up tp around 3125. I now have a SELL SIGNAL. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

SUGAR:  Sugar made another new CONTRACT LOW AND CLOSE which it seems to do whether I write my comments or not. Now there's little resistance up to  the 1550 area. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more, sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.Com.

 

COTTON: Cotton made its best high since July 22nd before settling lower in reversal type action.coming very close to a breakout but not quite. Sill, much support remains below while I'm keeping my frail sell signal in place for now. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.com.

 

COFFEE: Coffee has settled down at the lower end of a decent resistance area while difficult for me to trade off the chart at this time. Therefore, I am standing aside.

ORANGE JUICE: OJ settled lower making its worst low and close in over two weeks starting to act like it will resume it long term downtrend. Still, it's too soon to tell in my opinion. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 


NO UPDATE TODAY

Posted on 9/16/2014 7:32:44 AM by: Rick Alexander, VP, Trading @ Zaner. 312-277-0107.

 

LUMBER:  Lumber settled higher while in support but a possible BEAR PENNANT also. Lumber is still in an uptrend but showing some topping signs making it difficult to di in and take a position in either direction,.BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

COCOA: Cocoa made its worst low and close since late May looking bearish and having strong looking resistance from 350 up tp around 3125. I now have a SELL SIGNAL. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

SUGAR:  Sugar made another new CONTRACT LOW AND CLOSE which it seems to do whether I write my comments or not. Now there's little resistance up to  the 1550 area. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more, sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.Com.

 

COTTON: Cotton made its best high since July 22nd before settling lower in reversal type action.coming very close to a breakout but not quite. Sill, much support remains below while I'm keeping my frail sell signal in place for now. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.com.

 

COFFEE: Coffee has settled down at the lower end of a decent resistance area while difficult for me to trade off the chart at this time. Therefore, I am standing aside.

ORANGE JUICE: OJ settled lower making its worst low and close in over two weeks starting to act like it will resume it long term downtrend. Still, it's too soon to tell in my opinion. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 


Posted on 9/15/2014 7:30:27 AM by: Rick Alexander, VP, Trading @ Zaner. 312-277-0107.

 

LUMBER:  Lumber settled higher while in support but a possible BEAR PENNANT also. Lumber is still in an uptrend but showing some topping signs making it difficult to di in and take a position in either direction,.BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

COCOA: Cocoa made its worst low and close since late May looking bearish and having strong looking resistance from 350 up tp around 3125. I now have a SELL SIGNAL. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

SUGAR:  Sugar made another new CONTRACT LOW AND CLOSE which it seems to do whether I write my comments or not. Now there's little resistance up to  the 1550 area. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more, sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.Com.

 

COTTON: Cotton made its best high since July 22nd before settling lower in reversal type action.coming very close to a breakout but not quite. Sill, much support remains below while I'm keeping my frail sell signal in place for now. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.com.

 

COFFEE: Coffee has settled down at the lower end of a decent resistance area while difficult for me to trade off the chart at this time. Therefore, I am standing aside.

ORANGE JUICE: OJ settled lower making its worst low and close in over two weeks starting to act like it will resume it long term downtrend. Still, it's too soon to tell in my opinion. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 


NO UPDATE TODAY

Posted on 9/9/2014 7:29:13 AM by: Rick Alexander, VP, Trading @ Zaner. 312-277-0107.

 

LUMBER:  Lumber settled higher making a new CONTRACT HIGH first looking very strong overall. Now 340 down to 320 becomes its nearest support area. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

COCOA: Cocoa made a new CONTRACT HIGH AND CLOSE. There's not much support down to 330 which bottoms out around 3050 while cocoa hasn't settled below 3040,. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

SUGAR:  Sugar made a new CONTRACT LOW AND CLOSE. Little support remains below while above 1690 lies a good looking resistance area. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more, sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.Com.

 

COTTON: Cotton settled lower while slowing down in volume and trading ranges over the last couple of weeks. There's little resistance (some around 6800) up to the 7600 area making it difficult to trade at this time. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.com.

 

COFFEE: Coffee has settled down in a ten cent trading range over the last two week giving us good parameters to work with.  Good support starts around 18400 down to around the 17000 area. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 

ORANGE JUICE: OJ settled lower and seems to be stalling out in some resistance after rallying off oft a small W formation. Support remains from 14500 to 14250 and resistance 15000 up to the 15000 area which tells me to look for another commodity to trade..SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 


NO UPDATE TODAY

Posted on 9/8/2014 7:05:16 AM by: Rick Alexander, VP, Trading @ Zaner. 312-277-0107.

 

LUMBER:  Lumber settled higher making a new CONTRACT HIGH first looking very strong overall. Now 340 down to 320 becomes its nearest support area. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

COCOA: Cocoa made a new CONTRACT HIGH AND CLOSE. There's not much support down to 330 which bottoms out around 3050 while cocoa hasn't settled below 3040,. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to Market head.Com.

 

SUGAR:  Sugar made a new CONTRACT LOW AND CLOSE. Little support remains below while above 1690 lies a good looking resistance area. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more, sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.Com.

 

COTTON: Cotton settled lower while slowing down in volume and trading ranges over the last couple of weeks. There's little resistance (some around 6800) up to the 7600 area making it difficult to trade at this time. SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS! For additional charts, quotes, news, commentary & more sign-up for a FREE 30-day trial to market head.com.

 

COFFEE: Coffee has settled down in a ten cent trading range over the last two week giving us good parameters to work with.  Good support starts around 18400 down to around the 17000 area. BUY SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 

ORANGE JUICE: OJ settled lower and seems to be stalling out in some resistance after rallying off oft a small W formation. Support remains from 14500 to 14250 and resistance 15000 up to the 15000 area which tells me to look for another commodity to trade..SELL SIGNAL. CALL FOR DETAILS!

 


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