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Veteran Advisor
Posts: 3,054
Registered: ‎06-26-2012

C/B prompt spread strength-Ray

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you may be able to explain the implications of what's going on here better than I - ALL I know is this indicative of 2 mkts which are expressing extreme near term s/d tightness.


the May/Jul bean spread is +42 since Apr.5 . flat May is only + 62 since then.


the May/Jul corn spread is +13^4 since same date. flat May is only + 12 since then.


-----something is going on-------------anyone????



Senior Contributor
Posts: 315
Registered: ‎05-13-2010

Re: C/B prompt spread strength-Ray

Seems to me you answered your own question; tight supplies. Commercials are setting up to take delivery of the May futures contract.