Tag Archives: CME cattle futures

Rally Time

By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com via The Beef Read After a big wash-out prior to 1:00 p.m. yesterday in CME cattle futures, the market began creeping up in the afternoon, portending the +100 point higher opening today. Leaving a big tail on … Continue reading

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What A Ride

By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com via The Beef Perilous, nerve-wracking sell-off one day, steamy rally the next. CME cattle futures are plenty volatile as traders and analysts reach for explanations as to why the 2015 cattle market continuously falls short of the … Continue reading

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Another Quiet Day

By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com It’s been a quiet week as CME cattle futures keep chopping, boxed beef values keep rallying and a smattering of very light direct cash trade has occurred steady to higher, $238-240 in the Corn Belt. Choice boxed … Continue reading

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Cattle Futures Collapse

Posted on 03/16/2015 By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com in The Beef Friday’s collapse in CME cattle futures painted a bearish outlook that is being fulfilled today. Futures were clearly not impressed with Friday’s sparse, fully steady cash trade as spot Apr LC retreats … Continue reading

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Something For Everyone

Crazy market. — jtl From   The Beef  by Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com Despite yesterday’s bullish action in CME cattle futures the bears are still around pointing quickly to the drop in open interest on yesterday’s rally as a sign this rally has … Continue reading

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When Anxiety Becomes Hysteria

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com Yesterday’s failure in CME cattle futures, selling off after early strength until finding limit down yet again, quickly ignited the anxiety that has become almost a daily part of the oxygen cattle traders have … Continue reading

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New Lows as Cattle Futures Rout Continues

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com CME cattle futures have only bearish friends. Those that played for a corrective rally yesterday saw it fade well before the close. Setting aside the steep discounts to cash held by futures and the thought process … Continue reading

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New Week; Same Old Downtrend

By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com It’s only the beginning of the third week of 2015 but the downtrend in CME cattle futures that resumed on January 8 is picking up an ugly head of steam. Within 30 minutes of this morning’s opening … Continue reading

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Positive Cash News Can’t Convince Cattle Futures

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com CME cattle futures have traded both sides of steady this morning, in extremely choppy action, fading from a strong early rally then slipping to make new lows for the move in Feb and Apr LC. Disappointing … Continue reading

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Cattle Futures Catch; Doubts Grow; Beef Sells

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com CME cattle futures may be posting triple digit gains this morning after last week’s thrashing, but it will take more than a few hours of trading higher before traders are convinced a tradable low has been … Continue reading

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