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Live Cattle Futures---Live cattle futures in the June contract is trading higher for the 5th consecutive session settling up only 15 points at 122.72, however earlier in the day traded as high as 124.22 before profit taking ensued.

There are some private estimates stating that there were possibly 1 million calves killed due to the massive floods that we have witnessed in the states of Nebraska and Iowa as I still think with all of this uncertainty there as higher prices ahead.

Feeder cattle prices have also broken out of a multi-month consolidation hitting a 5 month high helping support prices in today's trading session as the whole sector looks to move higher in my opinion.

If you are long a futures contract continue to place the stop loss under the 2 week low standing at 117.90 as the volatility will remain extremely high and could even become more violent.

In the coming days ahead we certainly will have a better understanding of how disastrous this situation has become, but I'm certainly not recommending any type of bearish position as the momentum is very strong to the upside.

TREND: ---HIGHER

CHART STRUCTURE: POOR

VOLATILITY---HIGH

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Michael is the sole owner of SEERYFUTURES.COM which is a commodity futures and options consulting, advisory, and educational firm.

Michael frequently appears on multiple business networks including Bloomberg News, Fox Business, CNBC Worldwide, CNN Business, and Bloomberg TV. He also writes market commentary for several commodity websites and is interviewed for commodity comments by the Wall Street Journal. He is also a guest on First Business, which is a national and internationally syndicated business show.
 
Michael started his career in 1990 at the Chicago Board of Trade as a runner. He soon worked his way up to becoming a Series 3 broker. He works with seasoned traders as well as novice beginners educating them on trading the futures markets as well as using simple and complex option strategies. Michael covers all markets including grains, metals, energies, and all other futures markets that are traded.
 
To Michael the biggest lesson any trader needs to learn is risk management. Michael believes this is the most important factor in trading. He also works with traders to help them determine the proper risk for their trading style. Michael has spent a lot of time educating his clients to help them understand trading strategies and trading techniques while enjoying spending quality time with customers going over the markets or just talking general trading philosophies.

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