Agriculture

Improving weather forecast triggered a technical breakdown in yesterday’s session. Soybeans were the surprise of the day, rallying off of technical support on little new news.
The grain markets continue to be trade off of the ever-changing weather forecasts, keeping volatility alive and well. As stated in previous reports over the last week, both the bulls and bears will have days of vindication in the coming weeks and months.
Grain futures see choppy market with weather trade.
Commitment of Traders gives a snapshot view of how Leveraged Funds and Managed Money are positioned in US Futures and commodity markets. These are typically hedge funds, CTAs, CPOs and various types of money managers. 
Grain futures drop after Crop Progress Report.
CTA Trend Following model shows Cocoa futures were stopped out and JPY/USD flipping between long and neutral in different models.
CTA Trend Following model shows managers are long grains and stocks. Model now long Japanese Yen futures.
CTA Trend Following model shows managers are long grains and stocks. Stopped out of Fixed Income.
Gold market futures large speculators increased their positions to nearly 4:1 on the long side by adding 120k new long positions.
CTA model shows managers are long Fixed Income, Equities Indicies, Metals and Grain markets.