Structured Finance

HTS Commodities


Experienced Professionals in Commodities

HTS Commodities, a division of Hilltop Securities Inc., combines a long history of industry connections and deep experience to help you implement successful risk management and trading strategies.

Our teams work with individual investors and producers to develop investment, trading, and hedging strategies to manage risk and diversify their portfolios. Our specialization in key commodity markets allows our brokers and consultants to create highly focused recommendations and strategies within livestock, grains, cotton, energy, metals, U.S. Market Indices, and U.S. Currencies.


HTS Commodities Services

Our team brings hands-on experience to developing hedging and trading strategies for ranchers and commercial cattle feeders, small and large farmers, other agribusiness entities, and various other commodities producers. We provide a full suite of services to help all clients minimize risk, maximize results, and gain a competitive advantage in their marketing.

We follow a customized approach in delivering consulting services to producers and consumers seeking to improve their marketing strategies, minimize their price risk exposure, and position themselves to hedge as well as capture market opportunity.

Our consulting model provides full-service marketing management, with our team building and managing hedging strategies and actively working with producers to execute from start to finish.

Over the long term, managed futures can represent a class of “alternative investments” which could provide diversification to a traditional portfolio of equities and bonds.1 Qualified Investors can participate in the futures and commodities markets using managed futures, which can provide:

  • Potential to lower overall portfolio risk
  • Opportunity to enhance overall portfolio returns
  • Broad diversification opportunities
  • Opportunity to profit in a variety of economic environments

1Diversification does not ensure a profit or guarantee against loss. It is a method used to manage risk.

Futures Trading

HTS Commodities works with investors to facilitate diversification into the futures and commodity markets. Whether you are looking to invest directly in futures and commodities, or in one of our other areas of alternative investments, we provide the means and opportunity to diversify your portfolio.

HTS Commodities trades futures and options contracts from numerous industries that represent a variety of underlying assets including, but not limited to:


Interest Rates

Treasury bonds, treasury notes, and eurodollar, fed funds, and SOFR



Corn, soft red and hard red wheats, rough rice, feeder and live cattle, lean hogs, soybeans, soybean oil, and soybean meal



Crude oil, natural gas, heating oil, and gasoline



S&P 500, Dow Jones, Russell 2000 and Nasdaq-100



Gold, silver, platinum, palladium, copper, and aluminum



Sugar, coffee, sugar, orange juice, cocoa, cotton, and lumber

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Contact Us

Corporate Headquarters
717 N. Harwood St., Suite 3400
Dallas, Texas 75201




Get in contact with HTS Commodities professionals today.

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