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Chevron announced huge free cash flow for Q4, a massive $75 billion share buyback program, and a 6.3% dividend hike. Investors are also playing covered calls and short puts for income. (full story)
CVX: 185.10 (-2.69)


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COLUMBIA, SC Friday, January 27, 2023 South Carolina State Farmers Market - Prices to Growers Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal State Market News Office Columbia, SC CA_FV001 Columbia Farmers Market - Wholesale prices paid to Growers until 9:00 a.m. for... (full story)


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Finalists for the Top Producer of the Year award represent the best in the business of farming, specifically entrepreneurial originality; financial and business progress; and industry and community leadership. This is not an award about size or... (full story)
BDG23: 236.7500s (+0.1000), BJH23: 1.8880 (-0.0020), DFG23: 127.8250s (+0.5250), DLH23: 18.18 (+0.02)


AL_LS627 Las Cruces, NM Resumen Semanal de Importaci�n Departamento de Agricultura de Ganado de Mexico a Los Estados de Los Estados Unidos de Unidos de Norte America Norte America Noticias de... (full story)


AL_LS626 Las Cruces, N.M. Friday January 27, 2023 Mexico to TX. & NM. Weekly Feeder Cattle Import Summary Receipts EST: 16,000 Week ago Act: 17,406 Year ago Act: 17,084 Compared to last week, steer calves and yearlings sold... (full story)


AL_LS603 Las Cruces, NM Feeder Cattle January 27, 2023 Daily Import Total Sales January 26, 2023 Santa Teresa, NM. EST: 1300 Compared to Wednesday, steer calves and yearlings... (full story)


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TV_LS100 Thomasville, GA Fri Jan 27, 2023 USDA-GA Dept Ag Market News Atlanta Information for AP Cattle and Calves: At Georgia auction markets at late week medium 1-2 300-400 lb feeder steers sold at 197.00 to 229.00; 400-500 lbs 170.00 to 223.00; 500-600 lbs 160.00 to... (full story)


After the gains yesterday, cotton is trading with front month weakness of 50 to 60 points so far for the final trade day of the week. Cotton pulled back for the Thursday close, but still ended higher on the day. March had seen 222 point gains at the day’s high,... (full story)


Lean hogs saw new lows for the move on Thursday morning before rallying to close triple digits higher. April saw a wide $3.70 range on the day and closed at $87 for a nearly 2% gain. USDA’s National Average Base Hog price for Thursday afternoon was $1.10 higher to $72.27.... (full story)
HEG23: 77.025 (unch), HEK23: 95.225 (+0.375), KMG23: 84.375s (-0.150)


Jan feeder cattle rolled off the board at $179.57 to be settled against the index. The CME Feeder Cattle Index for 1/25 was $1.20 higher at $178.80. The other feeder cattle futures were down by $0.90 to $1.35. Live cattle also closed red on Thursday with losses of $0.62 to... (full story)
LEG23: 156.850 (+0.125), LEJ23: 160.650 (+0.125), LEM23: 157.400 (+0.025), GFH23: 183.175 (+0.325), GFJ23: 187.150 (+0.150)


The board has wheat futures 3 to 7 cents in the red so far for Friday. The wheat markets pushed higher on Thursday, led by the KC HRW market. Futures closed up by 1.97% to 2.55% on the day, with March up by 21 1/2 cents. CBT SRW also pushed... (full story)
ZOH23: 388-2 (+2-0), ZWH23: 749-2 (-3-2), ZWK23: 757-6 (-2-6), ZWPAES.CM: 6.9832 (+0.1150), KEH23: 859-2 (-5-4), KEPAWS.CM: 8.2410 (-0.0550), MWH23: 914-0 (-4-0)


Overnight action in the soybean market has prices mixed with old crop weakness and new crop strength. March is near the overnight low following an overnight range of 9 cents. The soymeal market led the way on Thursday. Meal prices were 1.6% to 2.5% higher at the close with March... (full story)
ZSH23: 1516-4 (-7-0), ZSPAUS.CM: 14.7911 (-0.0701), ZSK23: 1508-4 (-6-2), ZSN23: 1498-2 (-6-2)


Friday trading has corn futures 1 to 4 cents lower so far. Front month corn futures ended the Thursday session with 1 3/4 to 2 1/2 cent gains for new crop and as much as 7 3/4 cent gains for old crop as the bull spreads were working. The new... (full story)
ZCH23: 680-0 (-2-4), ZCPAUS.CM: 6.8232 (-0.0258), ZCK23: 677-0 (-3-0), ZCN23: 664-6 (-3-2)


Note to Self: ‘Tis the Season US soybeans exports naturally come to a screeching halt not long after the new year begins and Brazilian harvest gets underway. Traditionally, the US has a bean exporting window that stretches from September through February (shaded area)… but that window has been cut short... (full story)


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The Chart of the Day belongs to the streaming content company Netflix (NFLX). I found the stock by using Barchart's powerful screening functions to find stocks with the highest technical buy signals, highest Weighted Alpha, superior current momentum and having a Trend Seeker buy signal then used the Flipchart feature... (full story)
NFLX: 363.12 (-1.75)


The ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee says work has already begun on drafting the next farm bill. U.S. Senator for Arkansas John Boozman tells Brownfield an increase in reference prices will likely be considered in the trillion... (full story)


A bear call spread is a type of vertical spread, meaning that two options within the same expiry month are being traded. One call option is being sold, which generates a credit for the trader. Another call option is bought to provide protection against an adverse move. (full story)
GS: 353.50 (-1.47), JPM: 139.84 (-0.14), AAPL: 143.50 (-0.46), NFLX: 363.12 (-1.75), GOOGL: 97.01 (-0.51), WMT: 142.57 (+0.36), BAC: 35.27 (-0.07), DIS: 109.13 (-0.57), CVS: 87.53 (-0.13)


Yesterday the markets once again traded Higher, will that continue today? (full story)


March S&P 500 futures (ESH23) are trending down -0.30% this morning after three major U.S. benchmark indices closed higher on Thursday as better-than-expected U.S. economic growth data overshadowed a string of mixed corporate earnings. (full story)
ESH23: 4,069.25 (-6.25), TSLA: 162.64 (+2.37), LVS: 58.39 (+0.02), INTC: 27.31 (-2.78), CVX: 185.10 (-2.69), AXP: 166.05 (+10.17), CHTR: 397.00 (-13.39), V: 228.00 (+3.29), LHX: 196.54 (-1.14), BZFD: 2.8800 (+0.7900), GIS: 77.30 (+0.50), HAS: 59.75 (-4.03), IOVA: 8.10 (+0.41)


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From an Elliott wave perspective, we see EURUSD wedge that can be the opposite signal so we are aware of a turn south, but ideal timing for a break can be next week with some CB policy announcements. (full story)


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The S&P500 (ESH23) is consolidating after the strong reversal off the Wednesday Hammer low, hesitating as it bumps against downchannel resistance (on the weekly chart).  Although odds are elevated for a weekly close above this key bear-bull battle ground, a break above the weekly chart downchannel resistance could very well be brief with the highly anticipated FOMC and Fed rate announcement Wednesday potentially setting up for a slide back into the same downchannel. (full story)
ESH23: 4,069.25 (-6.25), SPY: 403.49 (-1.26), SPYV: 41.23 (-0.12), SPYG: 52.49 (-0.92), SPYD: 41.72 (-0.01), SPYX: 32.75 (+0.33)


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GUADALAJARA Terminal Prices as of 26-JAN-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


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PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 26-JAN-2023 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)