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Newsom on the Market
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Feb 8, 2013 09:12 AM CST

Back in 2004, then DTN editor-in-chief now editor emeritus Urban Lehner was at the National Farm Machinery show in Louisville and took time out to call me, asking if there was something new or original DTN could promote. Coincidentally, I had just written one of my first On the Market columns about my methodology of analyzing markets, a method that had over the years been winnowed to only six factors that indicate to us the market's opinion of fundamentals and likely direction. These factors include futures trend reflecting noncommercial activity, futures spreads indicating the market's view of fundamentals, seasonality, volatility, ...

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