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Selling Options on Futures?

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Another crazy volatile day in Coffee! For those that managed to sell some calls yesterday, great job!

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Another crazy volatile day in Coffee! For those that managed to sell some calls yesterday, great job!

I hate to be a killjoy, but we aren't in the clear unless we either have already taken profit or if there isn't a strong freeze in Brazil next week.

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Yes, I agree with you Ron.

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Trade Alert

KCU 200C are Iceberg bid @ 0.05

Weather forecast for Brazil now is 39 for lowest temp.


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Ron can you please forward a site where i can check the various commodity quotes, as the KC quote you posted.
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Ron can you please forward a site where i can check the various commodity quotes, as the KC quote you posted.
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Don't you have quotes from tradestation?

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No , new to option selling.

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The last 5 years in a row, CL inventories, after being down the prior 3-4 weeks, are up for the 3rd week of July.

So if you are wanting to sell CL calls I would do it before Tuesday PM's API inventory report.

Of course, past performance may not be indicative of future results.

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This

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Destin Pipeline declared a force majeure on its US Gulf of Mexico natural gas pipeline system Sunday due to "high levels of liquid in Destin's offshore segment."

The operator said the process of removing these liquids from Destin's slug catcher would take up to seven days, after which the force majeure would be lifted and deliveries to the Pascagoula processing plant in Mississippi would resume.

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BP's 250,000 bpd Thunder Horse Gulf of Mexico oil platform has been shut by Destin Gas pipeline work. The Thunder Horse platform is the largest offshore production platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

So this major oil well, and maybe others, will be shut down this week which should lead to lower oil inventories on the reports next week Tues & Wed.

If I am correct oil will drop this week and then rise midweek next week.

Of course, other factors may come into play.

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