Technically Speaking Blog
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Wed Sep 17, 2014 08:49 AM CDT

It's possible that the short-term fate of the commodity sector, including grains, could hang on whether or not the Federal Reserve includes two words in its September meeting policy statement. If the phrase "considerable time" is seen commodities, again including grains, could find new life until the burdensome supplies knock them out again. If the phrase isn't seen, "look out below" could be heard next.

So why does the future (albeit short-term) come down to this linguistic coin toss? Because if "considerable time" is not stated in regard to the talk of holding interest rates steady after the FOMC stops ...

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