Bluford Putnam

The Hightower Report

The Hightower Report, a featured contributor of CME Group, is a commodity research and information firm for individual investors, brokers, commercial producers and end users. The Hightower Report is one of the most widely read daily commodity wires in the world, broadcasts daily reports to over 3000 locations in 45 countries, and is the research department for a number of U.S. futures clearing merchants. The Hightower Report Newsletter is a twice monthly publication with a circulation of over 20,000 and is used throughout the industry. To access intra-day market reports, please click here.

David Hightower
David Hightower, is a founding principal of The Hightower Report. With almost 30 years of experience in the futures industry, David understands the complexity of the world markets, thoroughly examines financial, agricultural and geopolitical situations, and provides analysis and commentary on precious metals, stock indices, bonds, currency and energy. Prior to The Hightower Report, Dave was the Director of Research at Stotler and Company, the world's largest commodity brokerage firm at the time.

Terry Roggensack
Terry Roggensack is a founding principal of The Hightower Report and provides grain, livestock and soft commodity research for daily, bi-weekly and annual reports in these markets. He has over 30 years of research experience in the futures business, and is called on by the Chicago Board of Trade for press conferences following key USDA reports. Terry has also made frequent appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg,and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and other business media.