ABSR Research: Chart of the Day Today’s FOMC will be the main market focus as what originally was suppose to be a near rate hike […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day Chicago SRW wheat is leading the agriculture charge. March SRW has had a nice bounce off the recent lows […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day According to the National Oceanic Atmosphere Administration (NOAA) severe to extreme drought affected roughly 9% percent of the contiguous […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day Live cattle futures prices have climbed over 10% in the past 7 months but probability suggests the run may […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day We look at both technical and fundamental factors and try to draw some conclusions. Fundamentally, the picture is mixed, […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day The 90 day trade negotiations are assumed to “unofficially” end Feb 28, or effectively first notice day for the […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day Yesterday in our soybean comments we mentioned keeping a close eye on the spread between soybeans and corn, today […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day It is not a end to the trade war, but it may be the beginning to an end. The […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day This weekends G-20 summit and the volatility that it will produce is a good reason to highlight the importance […]Continue reading
ABSR Research: Chart of the Day 2018 beef production will come very close to 27 billion pounds in the United States and the USDA is […]Continue reading
About ABSR Research, LLC
ABSR is an independent and unbiased commodity markets research and analysis firm. ABSR Research, LLC is not affiliated with, nor receives brokerage or other compensation from any futures commission merchant, introducing broker or execution platform provider. Our sole mission is to provide best in class commodity market research and next generation liquid commodity indices. The ABSR platform is specifically designed to assist agricultural producers, end users and market participants research, plan, and manage their commodity exposures.
At ABSR, we apply the same time tested and rigorous market monitoring, trade timing and execution methodologies of successful commodity trading advisors. Subscribers receive our daily market brief highlighting market trends, fundamental factors and time sensitive price action as seen through the lens of our historical research. They also receive our proprietary marketing/trading advisory signals to assist in making informed and statistically significant market timing decisions.
ABSR was founded by Shawn Bingham, a 25+ year veteran of the futures and options industry and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst. He has been a member of both the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Board Options Exchange. Shawn's past employment includes industry recognized best in class firms Chicago Research & Trading, HSBC Securities and Prudential Financial. In 2005 Mr. Bingham co-founded Midwest Trading Partners, a National Futures Association registered commodity trading advisory firm located outside of Chicago, Illinois. In 2006 Midwest was awarded a coveted Top Ten Advisor program designation for performance by Managed Accounts Reports (MarHedge). Through his career Mr. Bingham has provided advisory, execution, and managed account services for multinational banks, investment banks, hedge funds, HNW/family offices, Fortune 500 com
panies and global reserve banks.
In 2016, Mr. Bingham launched ABSR Research to focus on providing services for commodity producers/end users and the alternative investment management community. He designed and launched the ABSR Rotation Rebalanced Commodity Index, a best in class liquid alternative beta index with a proprietary roll and commodity seasonal weighting methodology. In addition ABSR is employing its significant institutional level commodity trading experience to provide a platform to assist commodity producers, transformation agents, purchasers, and market participants in making informed, unbiased, and structured market timing decisions.