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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 (67 days)
Expiration Date
08/13/18 (50 days)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
140.325 +6.32%
on 05/23/18
150.750 -1.03%
on 06/20/18
+8.475 (+6.02%)
since 05/22/18
3-Month
135.000 +10.52%
on 04/04/18
150.750 -1.03%
on 06/20/18
+4.950 (+3.43%)
since 03/22/18
52-Week
135.000 +10.52%
on 04/04/18
159.200 -6.28%
on 11/06/17
+9.200 (+6.57%)
since 08/31/17

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Agricharts Market Commentary

Fri Jun 22, 5:08PM CDT
Live cattle futures finished with mixed trade on Friday, with nearby June down 37.5 cents. Feeder cattle futures were up 45 to 72.5 cents. The CME feeder cattle index was up 36 cents from the previous day at $142.57 on June 21. Wholesale boxed beef values were mixed on Friday afternoon. Choice boxes were down 25 cents to $217.25, with Select boxes 41 cents higher at $203.93. That tightened the Ch/SE spread to $15.14. Cash sales reported on Friday afternoon totaled $109-110 in most regions. Weekly FI cattle slaughter is estimated at 664,000 head through Saturday, a 10,000 increase from last week. This afternoon’s Cattle on Feed report indicated June 1 on feed numbers at 11.553 million head, up 4.12% from last year. Placements were slightly larger than a year ago at 2.124 million head, higher than most trade estimates, with marketings at 2.056 million head up 5.38%. Cold storage of beef at the end of may was at 465.387 million pounds, down 1.19% from April but 2.74% larger than last year.Jun 18 Cattle closed at $108.275, down $0.375,Aug 18 Cattle closed at $105.900, down $0.225,Oct 18 Cattle closed at $109.400, up $0.400,Aug 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $149.200, up $0.725Sep 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $149.825, up $0.575Oct 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $149.475, up $0.450

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The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 80% Buy with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Average. Long term indicators mostly agree with the trend.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 150.250
1st Resistance Point 149.725
Last Price 149.200s
1st Support Level 148.275
2nd Support Level 147.350

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52-Week High 159.200
Fibonacci 61.8% 149.956
Last Price 149.200s
Fibonacci 50% 147.100
Fibonacci 38.2% 144.244
52-Week Low 135.000

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