Managing Stress is Critical for Making Good Decisions

Most of us are currently under enormous pressure with stress hitting particularly hard on two fronts – the health of ourselves and loved ones, and our financial situations. Stress and anxiety are understandably off the charts but it’s more important now than ever that we manage them in order to avoid making BIG mistakes we’ll […]

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READ – WHY I AM BULLISH!

As I mentioned earlier this week, I was keeping a close eye on the virus and its spread. I was involved in a few conversations last week with large equity fund managers that were really focused on Argentina and Brazil and maneuvering positions. There was worry that as South American weather shifts towards cooler conditions […]

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Coronavirus Fallout is a Heavy Burden for Commodity Bulls

Corn bulls are really feeling the pressure from the fallout in the outside macro space particularly the negative headlines associated with crude oil and now massive demand uncertainties. I continue to hear talk that there will be serious bloodshed and carnage in the ethanol sector. I suspect several plants simply don’t make it out of […]

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It’s Time to Get Your Ducks in a Row

We’ve been sitting with about 30% invested for the past several weeks and had a short-hedge working in the S&P 500 futures market, so despite the losses I feel somewhat like a huge winner. There is massive carnage in the market as ALL asset classes have melted down. I tried to take a small position in silver on […]

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CURRENT RICE THOUGHTS by Andy Daniels

Below are few of Andy’s latest thoughts regarding the rice market. Please remember, this is NOT a recommendation to buy or sell but rather Andy’s personal opinion and thoughts. For full disclosure Andy is currently long the rice market and looking for higher prices.   The usage this year from Dec 1st to March 1st was larger […]

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How Long Will This Last?

This seems to be the biggest question being asked and the answers are varying wildly. I suspect this is what really has Wall Street spooked. We all understand that “containment” is somewhat a foregone thought and that the powers that be are desperately trying to “reduce the curve” of immediate infections in hopes of not […]

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Three of My Top LifeHacks to Help Stay Positive

I certainly don’t want to sound Pollyannaish and/or unrealistic. In fact, I’ve always hated the “rah-rah folks who seem to have blinders on and simply opt to ignore the negatives. I also know how hard it is to find the motivation to focus on the positive when positivity seems like nothing more than wishful thinking. […]

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