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Wheat Dec '19 (ZWZ19)

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Wheat Futures Market News and Commentary

Wheat Closes Lower ahead of Memorial Day

Front month SRW wheat goes into the weekend after closing 5 to 7 1/4 cents lower on Friday. KC HRW wheat futures closed 9 to 10 cents lower on the last trade day of the week. MPLS HRS futures closed down by 3 3/4 to 5 cents. The CoT report showed SRW spec traders flipped to net short in the week ending May 19. Managed money was 16,476 contracts net short from 2,982 net long last week. Managed money also flipped net short wk/wk in KC HRW to 15,038 contracts. In MPLS wheat, spec traders were 758 contracts more short to a record bearish position of 25,401 contracts. Japan purchased 110,573 MT of wheat in their weekly MOA tender, with 67,441 MT U.S. origin.

Jul 20 CBOT Wheat closed at $5.08 3/4, down 7 1/4 cents,

Jul 20 KCBT Wheat closed at $4.44 1/2, down 10 cents,

Jul 20 MGEX Wheat closed at $5.13, down 5 cents,

--- provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

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
$1,567/1,425
First Notice Date
11/29/19
Expiration Date
12/13/19 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Wheat Dec '19
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Dec Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of May 19, 2020

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Commercials - Long / Short
161,402 (+9,211)
137,593 (-5,242)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
104,238 (+2,314)
114,160 (+17,022)
Producers - Long / Short
55,728 (+7,886)
113,040 (-4,198)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
101,125 (+1,419)
20,004 (-950)
Managed Money - Long / Short
68,697 (-2,865)
80,087 (+14,740)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
35,541 (+5,179)
34,073 (+2,282)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
498-4 +8.17%
on 11/18/19
550-4 -2.04%
on 11/29/19
+30-2 (+5.94%)
since 11/13/19
3-Month
476-2 +13.23%
on 09/25/19
550-4 -2.04%
on 11/29/19
+55-6 (+11.53%)
since 09/13/19
52-Week
442-2 +21.93%
on 05/13/19
567-0 -4.89%
on 12/18/18
-26-4 (-4.68%)
since 12/13/18

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 539-2
1st Resistance Point 539-2
Last Price 539-2s
1st Support Level 539-2
2nd Support Level 539-2

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52-Week High 567-0
Last Price 539-2s
Fibonacci 61.8% 519-3
Fibonacci 50% 504-5
Fibonacci 38.2% 489-7
52-Week Low 442-2

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