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Tax Advantage

Sixty percent of gains from commodity futures are taxed at the long-term rate (15% as of 2012) and forty percent at the short-term rate.


Many investors add commodity futures to their portfolio as a means of diversifying.

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We research all investments for trends and historical patterns.

Welcome to Pinnacle Commodity Group L.L.C., a firm that strives to bring you commodity investments designed for your risk tolerance and investment goals. As a full service brokerage firm that is tailored to fit all experience level of investors, PCG offers a multitude of investment services appropriate for the individual trader, producers and capital management for businesses.

19th Dec 2014

December Cattle on Feed

The report was considered slightly bearish with the key metric being the “on feed” number. Since September the number of cattle on feed has steadily grown to where it now...

18th Dec 2014

Cattle and Hog Slaughter

Cattle slaughter continues to lag behind as some feeder cattle contract hit limit up on the expanded price range ($4.50 per cwt). With live cattle prices still at the $3.00 per...

18th Dec 2014

USDA Sales Net

Corn and soybeans both posted solid numbers but not quite to the measure of the export inspections. The primary destinations for corn were Japan (271,000 MT), Mexico (219,800 MT), Peru (64,000 MT),...

17th Dec 2014
corn 1-1 ratio

Ethanol Producers

Ethanol producers used up another record figure of grain for the year hitting 103.95 million bushels of corn. It is a bit surprising given the tightening profit margin for these...

17th Dec 2014

EIA Energy Report

Once again the products are the big story for the energy report as both RBOB gasoline and diesel put in massive builds, adding more pressure to an already bearish market. It...

15th Dec 2014

USDA Export Inspections

Despite a drop in inspections from the previous week, soybeans are still drawing plenty of buyers from abroad. The current pace is reminiscent of last year, which is extremely odd...

11th Dec 2014

USDA Cattle and Hog Slaughter

Cattle slaughter fell further behind while hogs have been maintaining. Until the next cattle on feed report, it will be tough to see if this drop off in cattle is...

11th Dec 2014

US Export Sales Net

Grain exports were solid again for grains as lower prices have incentivized buying. The primary destinations for soybeans were China (1,548,300 MT), Spain (127,000 MT), Taiwan (120,300 MT), Turkey (112,200 MT),...