Bob Hunt - The Pattern Trapper - 2 hrs 55 mins ago
The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market direction, but also helps us avoid those without a trend. You can even use the grid as a spread matrix too - buying strength and selling weakness.... (full story)
John Payne - Daniels Trading - Fri May 27, 3:05PM CDT
This is a sample entry from John Payne’s newsletter, This Week in Grain, published on Friday May 27, 2016. Hello friends A Memorial Day picnic will bring about many a conversation about corn prices as folks chow down on burgers, brats and a few special beverages. These arguments can be very... (full story)
By locking in a price now for a commodity to be delivered at some point in the future, futures markets permit buyers to secure insurance against future adverse price changes. In other words, futures markets supply a means for the mitigation of price risks. Futures charts track futures prices over time, and supply historical data that buyers and sellers can use to project where futures prices will be in the coming days or months. Frequently updated futures charts are a very useful tool for identifying pricing trends within a certain commodity.