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Cocoa May '23 (CCK23)

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Cocoa Futures Market News and Commentary

NY Cocoa Falls on Ideal Growing Conditions in West Africa

September ICE NY cocoa (CCU24) on Tuesday closed down -72 (-0.91%), and July ICE London cocoa #7 (CAN24) closed up +138 (+1.80%).

Cocoa prices Tuesday settled mixed, with NY cocoa posting a 1-month low.  Cocoa prices are being undercut by reports of beneficial growing weather in the Ivory Coast and Ghana that should boost cocoa production.  Tuesday's weakness in the British pound (^GBPUSD) supported London cocoa prices.  A weaker pound boosts cocoa that is priced in terms of sterling.

Demand concerns are a negative factor for cocoa prices.  Last Wednesday, chocolate producer Nestle SA predicted that consumers would cut back on chocolate purchases as the recent historic rally in cocoa prices gradually trickles down to manufacturers and forces them to raise prices.  

Another bearish factor for cocoa prices was the projection from Ghana's cocoa regulator on June 13 that Ghana's 2024/25 cocoa production will rebound to 700,000 MT from 425,00 MT in 2023/24 as improved w... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Cocoa
Contract Size
10 metric tonnes (22,046 pounds)
Tick Size
$1.00 per metric tonne ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
3:45a.m. - 12:30p.m. (Settles 11:00a.m.) CST
Exchange
ICE/US
Point Value
$10
Margin/Maintenance
$17,314/15,740
First Notice Date
04/17/23
Expiration Date
05/15/23 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Cocoa May '23
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior May Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jun 18, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
47,729 (-3,918)
87,508 (-5,702)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
47,598 (+849)
13,857 (+2,439)
Producers - Long / Short
35,663 (-4,529)
77,042 (-5,659)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
7,437 (+314)
5,837 (-340)
Managed Money - Long / Short
36,045 (+1,244)
9,511 (+1,991)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
11,553 (-395)
4,346 (+448)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
2,974 +6.25%
on 04/17/23
3,279 -3.63%
on 05/12/23
+176 (+5.90%)
since 04/14/23
3-Month
2,604 +21.35%
on 03/15/23
3,279 -3.63%
on 05/12/23
+428 (+15.67%)
since 02/15/23
52-Week
2,188 +44.42%
on 09/26/22
3,279 -3.63%
on 05/12/23
+655 (+26.15%)
since 05/13/22

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Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Buy Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 3,160
2nd Resistance Point 3,160
1st Resistance Point 3,160
Last Price 3,160s
1st Support Level 3,160
2nd Support Level 3,160
3rd Support Level 3,160

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52-Week High 3,279
Last Price 3,160s
Fibonacci 61.8% 2,862
Fibonacci 50% 2,734
Fibonacci 38.2% 2,605
52-Week Low 2,188

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