Tag: Brazil

  • February 2021 Grain Market Commentary

    | | Agriculture

    Commentary provided by Chad Burlet of Third Street AG Investments With only one trading day left in February, it’s clear that the spring acreage fight has captured the market’s attention. While old crop corn and soybeans struggled near highs that were set weeks ago, November soybeans and December corn raced to new contract highs yesterday. Through today’s close December corn has gained 21 cents on March corn and November soybeans have gained 52 cents on March soybeans.  On February 18-19 the USDA held its annual Agricultural Outlook Forum. This event always provides the USDA’s first look at the supply and demand … Read more February 2021 Grain Market Commentary
  • What Affects My Sleep This Week – DB, Brazil, and CMBS

    | | Financial Risk

    Historian Deirdre McCloskey says, “For reasons I have never understood, people like to hear that the world is going to hell.” John Stuart Mill wrote in the 1840s: “I have observed that not the man who hopes when others despair, but the man who despairs when others hope, is admired by a large class of persons as a sage.” from Morgan Housel “The Psychology of Money” … Read more What Affects My Sleep This Week – DB, Brazil, and CMBS