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Why Hedge Funds are Mass-Selling Agricultural Futures

Posted on 07 September 2016

Agrimoney.com has reported that net long positions on key agricultural futures across the hedge fund industry have declined significantly in the past two to three months, down from roughly 600,000 contracts to 367,000 contracts in play.
Hedge funds across the country have repeatedly sold off stakes in corn, wheat, and cotton in particular during this time period. A number of factors may be contributing to this sudden shift in approach, including an important move from a leading commodity speculator, questions about the Federal Reserve’s possible interest rate change in the months to come, and environmental and seasonal factors in the agricultural industry that have affected supply and demand………………………………………..Full Article: Source


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