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Feeder Cattle Nov '20 (GFX20)

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Feeder Cattle Futures Market News and Commentary

Cattle Rally Triple Digits

October live cattle futures, which expire tomorrow, closed 42 cents higher at $106.27 with preliminary OI at 347 contracts. The other front months ended the session with triple digit gains of at least $1.77. Feeder cattle futures also closed with triple digit gains and ended the session $1.40 to $1.82 higher. October feeders expired at $136.45. The CME Feeder Cattle Index for 10/28 was $134.34, down by $1.19. Cash sales on Thursday remained light, with $106 in the South and $103 in NE. Beef export sales were reported at 18,853 MT for the week ending 10/22. That was down from 21.7k MT LW but still 19.8% higher yr/yr. Beef shipments are 666,564 MT for the year through 10/22. That outpaces 2019 by 1.5%. USDA’s wholesale boxed beef prices were stronger in the PM update. Choice boxes were $1.53 higher and Select boxes were up $1.65. USDA estimated the week’s cattle slaughter at 464,000 head through Thursday. That trails LW by 16,000 head and trails last year by 1,000.

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Contract Specifications

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Contract
Feeder Cattle
Contract Size
50,000 pounds
Tick Size
0.00025 per pound ($12.50 per contract)
Trading Hours
8:30a.m. - 1:05p.m. (Settles 1:00p.m.) CST
Exchange
CME
Point Value
$500
Margin/Maintenance
$3,712/3,375
First Notice Date
11/19/20 (21 days)
Expiration Date
11/19/20 (21 days)

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Feeder Cattle Nov '20
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Nov Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Oct 20, 2020

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Commercials - Long / Short
15,881 (+2,129)
9,281 (-1,963)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
12,921 (-1,750)
20,570 (+3,888)
Producers - Long / Short
7,750 (+902)
7,244 (-2,106)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
6,295 (+1,042)
201 (-42)
Managed Money - Long / Short
8,257 (-1,167)
16,680 (+3,520)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
4,664 (-583)
3,890 (+368)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
127.900 +6.12%
on 10/20/20
144.350 -5.98%
on 09/30/20
-8.050 (-5.60%)
since 09/29/20
3-Month
127.900 +6.12%
on 10/20/20
150.350 -9.73%
on 08/12/20
-7.975 (-5.55%)
since 07/29/20

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Barchart Trading Guide

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 138.642
1st Resistance Point 137.183
Last Price 135.725s
1st Support Level 133.883
2nd Support Level 132.042

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52-Week High 157.225
Fibonacci 61.8% 140.627
Last Price 135.725s
Fibonacci 50% 135.500
Fibonacci 38.2% 130.373
52-Week Low 113.775

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