Nothing But Chop

By Cassie Fish, CME cattle futures continue to chop, killing time until this week’s negotiated cash trade is established. Though 105k head traded last week, talk is packers still need some for next week’s kill…. Read More

A Slow Turn

By Cassie Fish, The back and forth, going-nowhere-fast, nature of the cattle market continues. Bears are more vocal than bulls for certain, but the $4.45 trading range has entered its sixth week and there is… Read More


By Cassie Fish, It’s a tedious Friday as cattle traders await today’s pivotal cash trade. Will packers cave in and pay up or will the feeder decide fully steady to firm prices are good enough?… Read More

Another Two-Sided Trade

By Cassie Fish, It’s Thursday and CME cattle futures are keeping up the theme of the week, trading both sides of steady, bull spreads working. Oct LC rallied near the 40-day moving average, taking out… Read More

A Case for Sideways

By Cassie Fish, CME cattle futures continue to trade both sides, early action taking out Tuesday’s low only to find the market clawing back to green. Taking out $107.95 and making a new high for… Read More