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Wheat May '24 (ZWK24)

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Wheat Futures Market News and Commentary

Wheat Bulls Give In On Monday

The wheat market resumed the free fall on Monday, with contracts down double digits across most exchanges. Chicago futures ended the day with contracts down 11 to 20 cents. Kansas City contracts fell 11 to 15 cents into the close. MPLS spring wheat futures were 8 ½ to 16 ¾ cents lower when the final bell rang.

Weekly Crop Progress data suggested that 71% of the US winter wheat crop was harvested as of July 14, now 9% ahead of normal. Spring wheat was 76% headed, vs. the 78% average. Condition ratings were up 2% to 77% good/excellent, as now 0% was listed as very poor. The Brugler500 index was up 4 points to 384. 

Export Inspection data showed 533,828 MT (19.6 mbu) of wheat shipped during the week that ended on July 11. That was early double the same week last year and 55.47% above the previous week. Mexico was the lead buyer of 124,648 MT, with Taiwan buying 97,902 MT. Accumulated shipments in the first month and a half of the marketing year are now 2.27 MMT (83.27 mbu).... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Chicago Soft Red Winter Wheat
Contract Size
5,000 bushels
Tick Size
1/4 cent per bushel ($12.50 per contract)
Trading Hours
7:00p.m. - 7:45a.m. and 8:30a.m. - 1:20p.m. (Settles 1:15p.m.) (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$2,310/2,100
First Notice Date
04/30/24
Expiration Date
05/14/24 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Wheat May '24
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior May Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jul 9, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
158,097 (+1,835)
118,232 (+5,902)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
131,162 (+986)
165,948 (-2,918)
Producers - Long / Short
61,505 (+719)
85,707 (+5,368)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
70,680 (+416)
6,613 (-166)
Managed Money - Long / Short
69,864 (+1,971)
138,556 (-3,295)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
61,298 (-985)
27,392 (+377)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
534-2 +22.98%
on 04/18/24
671-0 -2.09%
on 05/13/24
+101-0 (+18.17%)
since 04/12/24
3-Month
523-4 +25.50%
on 03/11/24
671-0 -2.09%
on 05/13/24
+74-0 (+12.69%)
since 02/14/24
52-Week
523-4 +25.50%
on 03/11/24
808-6 -18.76%
on 07/25/23
-25-4 (-3.74%)
since 05/12/23

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Barchart Trading Guide

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 657-0
2nd Resistance Point 657-0
1st Resistance Point 657-0
Last Price 657-0s
1st Support Level 657-0
2nd Support Level 657-0
3rd Support Level 657-0

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52-Week High 808-6
Fibonacci 61.8% 699-6
Fibonacci 50% 666-1
Last Price 657-0s
Fibonacci 38.2% 632-4
52-Week Low 523-4

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