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New Ap You Might Like

I like to keep up with the markets but my level of involvement doesn’t require tick by tick monitoring. But never the less, I thought this was interesting and realize that some of you might like to have it. Check … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Record High; Are We Close?

…humans concentrate on what they know and fail to take into consideration what they don’t know. Did you ever hear anyone brag at a cocktail party about how much money they LOST on an investment? And you never will either. … Continue reading

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Cattle Prices

Ummm…is this where I say “I told you so?” Might be a simple technical correction in an overbought market but then again, it might not. — jtl  Posted 8/12/2014 Cattle Futures Plunge Again As Market Looks For Low Yesterday’s push off … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Asking “Just How High Can This Market Go?”

What goes up must come down. Think futures and options. Actually, if you know what you are doing, there is a lot of money to be made in a market crash–actually, probably more than in a bull market because crashes … Continue reading

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Is the 2014 Cattle Bull a Black Swan?

via The Beef This year’s historic bull market in cattle, the biggest seen since the 1970s, is defying even the most bullish predictions made. And the performance since May 27, a $17.25 rally in June LC was on no cattle professional’s radar. Nor … Continue reading

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Industry Competitiveness Requires Structural Shift

by  Wes Ishmael via Beef  “Under the existing business model, the U.S. cattle industry manages all fed beef as if it were destined for the center of the plate at a white-tablecloth restaurant,” notes Rabobank cattle economist Don Close. “The … Continue reading

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CattleFax Outlook: Better Weather & Higher Prices In 2014

Cattle Fax has been around a long, long time. You don’t stay in the market assessment business that long by being consistently wrong. Let us hope that they are right this time. — jtl by  Burt Rutherford via Last year … Continue reading

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