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Feeder Cattle Aug '18 (GFQ18)

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Commodity Profile

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Contract
Feeder Cattle
Contract Size
50,000 pounds
Margin/Maintenance
$3,080/2,800
Tick Size
0.025 cents per pound ($12.50 per contract)
Exchange
CME
Point Value
$500
First Notice Date
08/30/18 (10 days)
Expiration Date
08/30/18 (10 days)

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Aug 14, 2018

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Commercials - Long / Short
18,127 (-1,251)
12,148 (-1,283)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
14,795 (-926)
14,136 (-506)
Producers - Long / Short
4,926 (-1,015)
9,720 (-768)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
10,927 (+240)
154 (-39)
Managed Money - Long / Short
9,615 (-660)
9,271 (-133)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
5,180 (-266)
4,865 (-373)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
148.250 +0.93%
on 08/14/18
154.225 -2.98%
on 07/26/18
-4.050 (-2.64%)
since 07/20/18
3-Month
138.750 +7.84%
on 05/21/18
154.925 -3.42%
on 07/19/18
+12.000 (+8.72%)
since 05/18/18
52-Week
135.000 +10.83%
on 04/04/18
159.200 -6.01%
on 11/06/17
+9.625 (+6.88%)
since 08/31/17

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Agricharts Market Commentary

Mon Aug 20, 4:51PM CDT
Live cattle futures finished the Monday session mixed. The front months were 5 to 42.5 cents lower, with back months steady to marginally higher. Feeder cattle futures were mostly a nickel to $1.325 lower. The CME feeder cattle index was up 7 cents from the previous day at $149.66. Wholesale boxed beef values were higher on Monday afternoon, with the Ch/Se spread widening to $11.69. Choice boxes were up $2.60 at $213.98, while Select boxes were up $1.37 at $202.29. USDA FI weekly cattle slaughter was estimated at 118,000 head on Monday. That is up steady with the previous week and 1,000 head above the same week in 2017.Aug 18 Cattle closed at $109.075, down $0.350,Oct 18 Cattle closed at $110.450, down $0.425,Dec 18 Cattle closed at $114.575, down $0.050,Aug 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $149.625, down $1.325Sep 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $151.100, down $0.725Oct 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $151.275, down $0.575

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 151.275
1st Resistance Point 150.450
Last Price 149.625s
1st Support Level 149.175
2nd Support Level 148.725

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52-Week High 159.200
Fibonacci 61.8% 149.956
Last Price 149.625s
Fibonacci 50% 147.100
Fibonacci 38.2% 144.244
52-Week Low 135.000

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