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Lean Hogs Feb '20 (HEG20)

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Lean Hogs Futures Market News and Commentary

Hogs Close Friday Mixed

Back month lean hog futures rallied back triple digits on Friday, though the gains of as much as $1.77 were not enough to offset Thursday’s drops. Nearby July and August added to the downside on Friday, with additional $2.35 and $0.52 losses respectively. USDA’s National Average Afternoon Base Hog price for Friday was $0.34 higher at $122.62. ECB hog prices were withheld to protect confidentiality, but WCB prices were still averaging +$130.  The CME Lean Hog Index for 6/16 pulled back by another 92 cents to $121.68.     

Chinese data showed May pork imports were a 3 month low. Pork prices in China have been working lower as the country fends off domestic inflation and rebuilds the domestic herd. Dalian Live Hog Prices have also continued lower since their open on January 8th. Prices were 1.37% weaker at 18,775 yuan/MT (~ $1.32/lb) on Thursday. 

Pork cutout futures went into the weekend with losses of $0.47 to $1.80. USDA’s National Pork Carcass Cutout Value was back down... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Lean Hogs
Contract Size
40,000 pounds
Tick Size
0.00025 per pound ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
8:30a.m. - 1:05p.m. (Settles 1:00p.m.) CST
Exchange
CME
Point Value
$400
Margin/Maintenance
$1,980/1,800
First Notice Date
02/14/20
Expiration Date
02/14/20 (expired)

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Lean Hogs Feb '20
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Feb Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jun 8, 2021

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Commercials - Long / Short
88,014 (+671)
162,612 (+1,913)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
126,762 (+5,880)
45,399 (+4,812)
Producers - Long / Short
17,978 (+830)
155,693 (+2,966)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
67,044 (+587)
3,927 (-307)
Managed Money - Long / Short
99,408 (+3,056)
18,145 (+1,001)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
27,354 (+2,824)
27,254 (+3,811)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
54.675 +2.24%
on 02/03/20
69.000 -18.99%
on 01/23/20
-11.775 (-17.40%)
since 01/14/20
3-Month
54.675 +2.24%
on 02/03/20
73.400 -23.84%
on 11/15/19
-17.475 (-23.82%)
since 11/14/19
52-Week
54.675 +2.24%
on 02/03/20
90.550 -38.27%
on 04/18/19
-11.075 (-16.54%)
since 02/14/19

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HEN21 : 108.675s (-2.09%)
HEV21 : 88.100s (+1.35%)
KMN21 : 118.400s (-0.65%)

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point N/A
2nd Resistance Point 56.200
1st Resistance Point 56.050
Last Price 55.900s
1st Support Level 55.700
2nd Support Level 55.500
3rd Support Level N/A

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52-Week High 90.550
Fibonacci 61.8% 76.846
Fibonacci 50% 72.613
Fibonacci 38.2% 68.379
Last Price 55.900s
52-Week Low 54.675

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