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Softs Market Review for Sept 19, 2012

Cocoa: First Notice:  Dec: 16Nov Options Last Trade: Nov: 05Oct; Dec: 02Nov 18Sep Dec Support/Resistance: 2833 Oct 2011 high. 2757: +2 STD above the 21-day moving average 2705: 07Sep high. 2600: Late Jan12 peaking action 2590: Inflection level dating to 8/28. 2557: 21-day moving average 2501: 13Aug high 2366: 24Aug low. 2357: -2STD below the […]

Softs Review on Feb 10th

The new high price of 254.05 was established on what was thought to have been buying by funds in NY coffee. This lifted coffee prices as KCH heads into option expiration today and while prices have eased a bit this morning, the potential for fireworks remains. I am standing aside till Monday. Cotton and Sugar […]

Soft Review on December 20th

By Jurgens H. Bauer As the year of 2010 comes to an end I am of the opinion that we haven’t seen anything yet. Sure Cotton, Sugar and Coffee have had huge moves up this year, but I expect even more fireworks in 2011. Coffee broke into new high ground on Friday, and Sugar took […]

The Softs Review for December 6th, 2010

It is becoming more and more obvious that I can no longer look at the cotton market (or any of the Soft markets for that matter) in the same way I used to. I feel that the way things are going all it takes is two consecutive days in one direction to signal that the […]

Softs Review for Nov 29, 2010

This is a time of year when traders might best be apt to look to a winding down of the year’s activity and for prices to consolidate. And while this may prove true for some markets, with fund managers no longer actively chasing values, the macro picture still seems to have the attention of investors […]