Tag: soft commodities

Soft Commodity Update: Coffee Bears Roar!

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
Soft Commodity Update: Coffee Bears Roar!

After a fairly boring Summer session, trading in soft commodities is starting to pick up.  In fact, softs saw a big increase in volatility last week as investors started factoring in quickly changing supply/demand fundamentals. Here’s a rundown of last week’s soft asset movers… Coffee The savory caffeinated bean sank to a four and a […]

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Softs Update: Cocoa Is On Fire!

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
Softs Update: Cocoa Is On Fire!

Let’s look at the most recent happenings in soft commodities… Cocoa Recent developments out of West Africa have cocoa bulls rampaging.  The highly demanded commodity has shot up just over $410 a ton since early July.  That’s a remarkable 20% gain in a matter of months. What’s sending prices higher? Early signs of weakening production […]

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