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    Soybean futures have completed a basing pattern that could yield a powerful uptrend ...
  2. The 2016 Outlook for Wheat and Oat Futures

    Oats futures shows greater upside potential than wheat futures in 2016.
  3. Analyzing The 5 Most Liquid Commodity Futures ...

    Crude oil leads the pack as the most liquid commodity futures market, followed by ...
  4. A Legendary Market Skill Experience Traders Have

    Tape readers interpret complex background data during the market day to gain a definable ...
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    Read about the CBOT and Mercantile exchanges; both are futures exchanges that offer different futures contracts and specialize ...
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    Commodities are extremely important as they are essential factors in the production of other goods. A wide of array of commodities ...
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