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Cocoa Futures

Cocoa – How NOT being in the Market can make you $$

First let’s address the move in cocoa today…that had futures higher by 3.19% and intra-day trading to their highest levels in three months. Last week one can see that we found support at the 20 day MA (light blue line) as futures danced that line for five sessions before the acceleration today. Weather related news […]

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Cocoa Futures chart, July 19, 2013

Cocoa Day 1 of an Impending Reversal

Cocoa futures have traded to a 5 week high after data was released yesterday on NA grinding numbers. Second quarter cocoa grindings far exceeded the market’s expectations with an 11.8% jump…far above estimates that came in at 3-5%. A bullish number in Europe, NA and Asia all seeing year-on-year increases in Q2 in spite of […]

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Cocoa Shows Short-term Chart Damage

Cocoa has been kind to speculators of late as we we’re fortunate to catch a few trades. Will three times be a charm? From here it appears prices could be headed south. In the previous two weeks September futures bounced off the 61.8% Fibonacci levels gaining eight consecutive days’ elevating futures 8%. Today will likely […]

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