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05-15-2013 06:53 AM
Volume and action yesterday was very light. I can't remember a day when we traded so little in the options area that wasn't a holiday. Very quiet but May tends to be that way.
Corn down 2. Beans down 4 and wheat down 6ish.
The 10 year is making a run at 2.00% telling us that things may be getting better. I still have some doubts/worries but all of us on the floor in Chicago would love to have things better sooner rather than later. The perverse thing is that a slight interest rate rise might actually be good for the economy.
Stocks are just a little lower today and stories doing the rounds that gold is dead. I think that is a little premature but it's down again today by $14 trading around $1411.
91 degrees in parts here yesterday. Time to get into shape. My shorts shrunk in the closet over the winter. Oh well.
05-15-2013 07:20 AM
My closet has been shrinking my clothes too.
Maybe it is the wash and dryer.
Has been a problem ever since I got rid of the pigs.
Maybe it is the aroma that kept them from shrinking before.
Thanks for your posts.
I read but seldom think to say thanks.