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Breaking News: Jobless Claims Fall by 29,000 claims – Economic News, Economic Reports, Trading news, Futures Trading

Jobless Claims for the week of May 14 fell by 29,ooo claims to 409,000 claims.    Also the prior weeks report was revised down from 438,000 to 434,000.  The expectation for this was an 11,000 claim drop; therefore expectations came in much better than anticipated.  Since 2009 we have seen the job market gain some… read more

EIA Petroleum Status Report : Futures Trading Brokerage, Commodity Trading Brokerage, Futures Broker, Futures Swing Trading

Crude oil inventories came in at 0.0 barrels last week was 3.8 M barrels. Gasoline was at 0.1 M barrels Distillates was at -1.2 M barrels Imports drop and refinery demand went up which held down oil inventories at unchanged for the week of May 13.… read more

Industrial Production : Economic News, Economic Reports, Economic Calendar, Trading News

Production came in at 0.0%  Consensus was looking for 0.4%  Prior  was 0.8% Capacity Utilization Rate-Level came in at 76.9% Consensus was looking for 77.6%  Prior was 77.4%… read more

Opening Grain Calls : Futures Trading, Commodity Trading, Futures Trading Brokerage Firm, Futures Brokers

Wheat called 8 to 10 cents higher Corn called 7 to 8 cents higher Soybeans 7 to 8 cents higher Weather condition could slow planting of crops… read more

Consumer Price Index:Futures Trading, Commodity Trading, Futures Trading Brokerage Firm, Futures Brokers

Released on 5/13/2011 8:30:00 AM For Apr, 2011 Prior Consensus Consensus Range Actual CPI – M/M change 0.5 % 0.4 % 0.3 % to 0.6 % 0.4 % CPI less food & energy 0.1 % 0.1 % 0.1 % to 0.3 % 0.2 % CPI was up .4% but was down .1% from March. Aprils gain was right on with what they were expecting.… read more