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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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August Live Cattle Futures Take the Lead

By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com   August LC are grinding along, trading higher on the day, consolidating above $148 while deferred fats and feeder futures trade lower, nervous in the wake of continued global commodity bear talk. The fall outlook for tight fed … Continue reading

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Extremely Tight Fed Supplies Offer Support

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com Market-ready fed cattle supplies are very tight, perhaps the tightest of the bull market, and the prospects of a higher cash fed cattle trade today has buoyed beleaguered CME cattle futures, with spot Feb trading … Continue reading

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Cash Fed Cattle Prices Surge; Futures Reluctantly Follow

Sorry, but I’m about out of snide remarks. lol jtl From The Beef  by Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com Yesterday’s action in both cash and futures was almost a dead ringer for much of 2014- a futures market steeped in worry and a bullish cash … Continue reading

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Cattle Futures Waiting on Cash Trade

From The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com Higher early, the first four contract months haven’t taken out yesterday’s highs yet and all but expiring Dec are below the 40-day moving average. The recovery off the lows has been impressive but the larger question … Continue reading

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CME Feeder Slide Continues

from  The Beef By Cassie Fish, CassandraFish.com It’s supposed to be a quiet holiday trade, but no one told Jan feeder cattle futures, where the action this morning resembles an express elevator ride with only a down button. Surprising even bears, Jan has … Continue reading

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