Latest AFS Market Research

Energies

Daily Technical Trading Cards ​ ​  Aug 23
by Steve Platt & Mike McElroy - Check out today’s support and resistance, moving averages and other pertinent numbers for the energies complexes featuring crude oil, natural gas and heating oil.
 
Energies Brief  Aug 23

by Steve Platt & Mike McElroy -​ Lackluster trade activity seen most of the week was brought to an end this morning as China announced retaliatory tariffs on 75 billion worth of goods.

Weekly Department of Energy Report ​ ​​ Aug 14

by Steve Platt & Mike McElroy - This weekly Department of Energy brief features Crude Oil, Heating Oil and Gasoline tables on stocks, imports, demands and much more.

Weekly Natural Gas Report  ​ Aug 22

by Steve Platt & Mike McElroy - See what this week’s stats are for Natural Gas futures as reported by the Energy Information Agency.​ 

Is The Crude Collapse Over?  Nov 6
by Blake Robben - The world's most consumed commodity is down 18% in the last 23 trading days.

Livestock

Morning Livestock Report    Aug 20
by Dennis Smith - ​Why Are US Hog Producers Expanding?

Financials | Indices | Currencies | Softs | Metals

Daily Financials Forecast ​ ​​​ Aug 21
by Alan Bush -​​ Possible Payroll & Capital Gains Tax Cuts Support Stock Index Futures

Hot Cocoa This Winter?  Oct 3
by Blake Robben - Cocoa prices continued its eight and a half month decline pressured by bearish news from both the supply and demand sides of the market.  

Grains

Are Corn Prices Beginning to Boil?  Nov 6
by Chris Lehner - There is fuel that can and will be added to heat corn prices up, sooner or later.

Think Outside The Bin  Nov 10
by Tim Smith - The most straightforward re-ownership strategy is to simply sell cash grain and simultaneously buy futures.

INFOGRAPHICS

USDA SUPPLY/DEMAND REPORT (released August 12)
August 2019
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 USDA STOCK & ACREAGE REPORT (released June 28)
June Quarterly Stocks Report
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