is the brainchild of Shawn Hackett, Hackett Financial
Advisors Inc., and James Roemer, Best Weather Inc.,
two of the most respected and recognized Agricultural
analysts and weather forecasters, respectively in the
world. With over 60 years of combined experience in
analyzing Ag/commodity markets and their future price
prospects, Climatelligence is a “ONE OF A KIND” weather
and crop price forecasting service unrivaled in the
Our mission is to educate everyone from the novice investor
to major food companies, farmers, hedgers and traders,
with the "very best" weather and commodity market analysis
in the industry.
This service is structured for the more proactive and
active hedger/trader who is looking to gain economic
advantages on the shorter term volatility the agricultural
markets regularly provide.
Our service will combine A) Short and intermediate-term weather analysis; B) Our “Best-Weather
Spider”, which incorporates a weighted score
of James Roemer’s “Best Weather Indicator” and Shawn
Hackett’s “Informed Smart Money Algorithm Indicator”
providing an easy to follow grid of the most important
markets to pay attention too C) Occasional,
Climatech, weather maps used by some
of the world’s largest hedge funds and food companies
in order to asses potential-longer term weather and crop yields
across the globe; D) Shawn Hackett’s
Informed Smart Money algorithm charts
(for both the overall grains and Softs groupings as
well as for each individual market) E)
Unique Value Indicators such as Relative Value/cash
differentials and F) Ag-specific
Macro fundamental Indicators.
Shawn’s Informed Smart Money Indicator
is a mathematical model algorithm, that produces defined
buy and sell signals, with respect to select parts of
the commitment of traders’ report and several other
variables that have been proven to be highly correlated
to future Ag market price behavior.
Jim’s Climatech is a unique medium-longer range weather forecast tool. This product correlates global weather data and teleconnections (such as El Nino, Sea ice, etc.) to an historical dataset to find similar global weather patterns. This helps us outperform and second guess standard weather forecast models, while searching for analog years that assist in determining potential crop yields and commodity prices patterns.
Download both of our free reports on CORN
AND THE EUROPEAN DROUGHT TO WHEAT AND ON COFFEE
AND WHY THE BRAZILIAN DROUGHT MAY GROW to see what
you can expect from our service.
The annual subscription to the Climatelligence Report
is $1200/year and can be paid by credit card or check.
your subscription today!
With Over 30 years in the financial/Ag commodity markets,
Shawn rooted in South Florida back in 2002 under the
tutelage of the well-respected grain market analyst,
John Roach of Roach Ag Marketing, which proved to be
the breeding ground for the formation of his company
Hackett Financial Advisors Inc in 2007.
A frequent contributor to Barron’s, Futures Magazine,
Reuters, Bloomberg, US Farm Report, Ag-TV, AgnewsDaily,
Market to Market-IPTV, Realvision-TV as well as regular
radio show contributor for the likes of Chip Flory-AgriTalk
After The Bell, Michell Rook-WNAX and Linda Brekke-The
Linder Network, Ag commodities expert Shawn Hackett
has dedicated his life to educating Ag industry leaders
and farmers about financial risk management, hedging
and the utility of indicator-based Ag commodity price
Shawn makes hard-to-understand concepts easily digestible
to a wide audience and is the publisher of the Hackett
Money Flow Agricultural Report and the Hackett Dairy
Report where his flagship “Informed Smart Money Indicator”
is utilized for making consistent long term buy-side
and sell-side decisions for Ag Producers and investors
President, Best Weather, Inc./ Co-Founder- Climatech
Mr. Roemer is one the most recognized meteorologists
in the world with over thirty years of experience as
a commodity research analyst and weather forecaster
for major grain companies, energy companies, and hedge
funds. Mr. Roemer is a principal of Best Weather, Inc.,
a registered Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) with the
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and is a
associate of the National Futures Association (NFA)
and has consulted with thousands of farmers, futures
traders and currently advises large institutional investors.
Mr. Roemer is one of a few meteorologists in the world
who has an understanding of commodity trading, market
analysis and long range weather forecasting. Mr. Roemer
has a strong understanding of technical analysis, cycles,
and psychology of commodity markets. He has advised
thousands of skiers, sometimes weeks in advance, where
they should hit the slopes.
Some of his most recent weather market calls have been
A) Being one of the first to predict the infamous 2012
U.S. grain belt drought and grain price rise B) The
subsequent fall in grain prices through 2016 forecasting
2-3 year rebound in global grain production ; C) The
explosion in natural gas prices during the severe U.S.
winter of 2013-2014; D) The hot U.S. summer of 2016
and price rise in natural gas; E) The record warm fall
in the U.S. and accompanying collapse in natural gas
prices in 2016; E) The precipitous rise in heating oil
prices in early 2015 due to frozen rivers and lakes
during the severe Northeast winter and record snows;
F) The first to forecast hurricane Sandy and subsequent
rise in gasoline prices in October; 2012; G) Predicting
El Nino would curtail global sugar and Robusta coffee
production in 2015-2016 which led to more than a 50%
rise in sugar and coffee prices.
Mr. Roemer frequently shares his vast meteorological
expertise as a guest on Bloomberg and CNBC and is often
interviewed by Barron’s and the Wall Street Journal.
Mr. Roemer also provides weather fundamentals to thousands
of subscribers for SeekingAlpha.com as a contributing
newsletter writer. (articles). Mr. Roemer splits his
time between Sarasota, FL and Vermont as he lives an
active lifestyle as a philanthropist, expert skier,
cyclist, and competitive tennis player, with a deep
passion and concern about the environment and climate