Grain & Feed
Last Updated: 11.19.2020
Ongoing Jacobsen Coverage and Insights of the Conversion of Petroleum Refineries to Low Carbon: Renewable Diesel, Sustainable Aviation Fuels and Co-Processing operations.
In-depth coverage on the metrics behind the conversion to renewable fuels.
Renewable Diesel Feedstock Balance Sheets
The large refiners have shifted strategies to incorporate renewable fuel feedstocks into their production streams. We’ve released our feedstock balance sheets for those looking to gain insights on where The Jacobsen Analyst Team sees the markets headed in the next 10 years.
The Jacobsen sits squarely in the middle of energy and agriculture, giving us an unfair advantage in understanding the movements of the market. Each weekly forecast generated by pairing the results of our proprietary forecasting algorithms with the knowledge of our Senior Analyst Team. Our team openly shares forecast accuracy results with our customers, therefore our confidence is earned each week.
Along with price forecasting, this report looks at LCFS movements and margin comparisons. Customers equipped with our sophisticated forecasting can take actionable steps in generating greater profits.
Soybean Oil Forecast vs Future Market
The Futures Market was off 7.7% and The Jacobsen was off 5.9%.
Dir. Forecasting/Sr. Analyst: Oilseeds
Tore Alden began his career as an analyst for the Agricultural Marketing Group at Smith Barney. When the group left to form International Agribusiness Group (IAG), he directed the firm’s fundamental research reports covering the markets for grain, oilseed, coffee, frozen concentrated orange juice, along with oil and natural gas. After leaving IAG, he developed ... read more
Consulting Manager / Sr. Analyst Biodiesel
John Cusick has 15 years of experience as a trader in biodiesel and biodiesel feedstock. His career has included work for the trading upstart RBF Port Neches, Texas, the largest biodesel production facility in the US, along with Morgan Stanley Commodities, Trafigura, Glencore and Imperium Renewables. He has successfully navigated the complex and challenging relationship ... read more
Senior Analyst - Biodiesel, Vegetable Oil and Grain
Bob Lane holds an MBA and a BBA in finance from Loyola University in Chicago. He has experience in real estate asset management and spent more than 15 years as a professional analyst and trader for options, futures and equities on the floors of the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Board Options Exchange. ... read more
Director of PRA Ops & Senior Analyst - U.S and Intl Animal Fats & Proteins
Ryan Standard earned a degree in English literature and history from Monmouth College, while maintaining a parallel track in economics. With a background in logistics and sales, he joined The Jacobsen in 2007 as an analyst and the editor of the Animal Fats and Feed Bulletins, and contributor to the Biodiesel Bulletin. He has built ... read more