ELEMENTS MLCX Grains Index Total Return ETN (GRU) - NYSEARCA
  • Dr. Kris | Send Message 3 Sep 2015

    Still soft-ening: Ag commodity etfs at multi-year lows: $JJA $GRU $SOYB $CORN $WEAT $JO.
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    • raykrv6a | Send Message 3 Sep 2015
      : Farmers won't be spending money with low prices. Surprised corn is staying down.
    • Dr. Kris | Send Message 3 Sep 2015
      : Doesn't bode well for $DE.
      • Dr. Kris | Send Message 6 Oct 2014

        Badly beaten down "softs" showing signs of life: $SGG $JJA $SOYB $BAL, all +3%; $CORN $GRU both +2%. Watch list items!
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        • Dr. Kris | Send Message 6 Oct 2014
          : $JO is up on news of a prolonged drought in Brazil affecting not only this year's but next year's crop...
        • Dr. Kris | Send Message 6 Oct 2014
          : ...Looking forward to those price hikes at $SBUX & $DNKN!
          • Dr. Kris | Send Message 6 Mar 2014

            "Softs" firming up: Breaking out of bases today on greater than normal volume--Cotton $BAL +3.3%, Corn $CORN 2.1%, Grains $GRU 0.2%.
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            • neobliviscar | Send Message 7 Mar 2014
              : Limited characters. Semi-per= semi permanent. While I trade in & out of other things, I always have either equity, options, or both on $CORN
            • Dr. Kris | Send Message 7 Mar 2014
              : Thx. How are you using options on $CORN? Covered calls or as straight plays? Inquiring minds want to know.
              • Dr. Kris | Send Message 8 Jan 2014

                Soft commodities continue to melt. Hitting new lows: Ag $JJA, Wheat $WEAT, Grains $GRU, Corn $CORN, Sugar $SGG.
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                • Hillbilly Stock Star | Send Message 8 Jan 2014
                  : Time for a cupa $JO ?
                • Dr. Kris | Send Message 8 Jan 2014
                  : And $DBC. $JO hanging in there!
                  • Dr. Kris | Send Message 26 Aug 2013

                    Soft commodities firming up: Midwest drought pushing up $CORN (+7%), grains $GRU (+6%), Ag basket $JJA (+4%).
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                    • Dr. Kris | Send Message 26 Aug 2013
                      : ...but if you're holding these in an IRA, the tax consequences are less of a problem.
                    • neobliviscar | Send Message 26 Aug 2013
                      : $CORN popping. http://bit.ly/1dkekMN 8000 in a ROTH IRA. CovCall +10% equity + options premium gains. Longer hold than I wanted
                      • Dr. Kris | Send Message 1 Apr 2013

                        Separating the wheat from the chaff: Commodity fund $CORN is getting creamed & grains fund $GRU is getting milled. Both off 3.6%...
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                        • Hillbilly Stock Star | Send Message 1 Apr 2013
                          : Watch rice to Thai's don't know where to put it.
                        • Hillbilly Stock Star | Send Message 1 Apr 2013
                          : Getting any new leggings Doc?
                          • Dr. Kris | Send Message 12 Nov 2012

                            The hoe-down on ag: Ag etfs breaking support levels today--Ag (JJA), Corn (CORN), Grains (GRU).
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                              • Dr. Kris | Send Message 18 Sep 2012

                                Risk-off trade back on: Commodities slumping esp. soft commodities (GRU breaking support) & platinum--PGM, PPLT, PTM all down 2-3%.
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                                  • Dr. Kris | Send Message 11 Oct 2011

                                    Going with grains: Ag commodities rebounding today. Up most are the grain ETFs: JJG (46.49, +6.2%) & GRU (6.44, +5.3%)
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                                      • zachn | Send Message 17 Feb 2011

                                        Purchased GRU and AGNC today. GRU to hopefully catch some upside on commodities and AGNC for some stability in the portfolio.
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                                          MLCX Grains ELEMENTS Exchange- Traded Notes (ETNs) are intended to provide investors with exposure to the grains sector of the global commodity market. The performance of MLCX Grains ELEMENTS ETNs is linked to the MLCX Grains Index – Total Return (MLCX Grains Index).
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