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Hard Red Wheat Jul '21 (KEN21)

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Hard Red Wheat Futures Market News and Commentary

Wheat Ends Friday with Double Digit Weakness

The wheat complex posted weakness across the board on Friday. Chicago contracts were down 2 to 12 cents, led by the front months. Kansas City futures closed with contracts 4 ¼ to 11 ½ cents. MPLS spring wheat futures were down 7 ½ to 9 ¾ cents across the board.

The Kansas HRW Wheat Quality Tour saw tour average yield of 46.5 bpa. That is well above the 30 from last year and higher than the prior 5-year average of 42.4 bpa. The total production estimate for the KS crop was 290.4 mbu, well above the USDA’s 267.9 from last week.

The large managed money spec funds in Chicago wheat futures and options cut another 14,109 contracts from their net short position as of May 14 to 28,251 contracts. That was the smallest net short they have held since October 2022. In KC wheat, they cut 6,746 contracts from their net short to 17,267 contracts as of Tuesday. 

Jul 24 CBOT Wheat  closed at $6.51 1/4, down 12 cents,

Sep 24 CBOT Wheat  closed at $6.72, down 11 1/2 cents,

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Contract Specifications

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Contract
KC Hard 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
KCBT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$2,200/2,000
First Notice Date
06/30/21
Expiration Date
07/14/21 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Hard Red Wheat Jul '21
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Jul Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of May 14, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
105,944 (-1,291)
90,099 (+7,166)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
55,634 (+3,468)
66,433 (-3,389)
Producers - Long / Short
37,834 (+183)
80,599 (+7,054)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
60,045 (-1,712)
1,435 (-126)
Managed Money - Long / Short
38,824 (+2,482)
55,730 (-4,424)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
16,810 (+986)
10,703 (+1,035)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
573-0 +7.77%
on 07/06/21
661-4 -6.65%
on 07/01/21
-10-4 (-1.67%)
since 06/14/21
3-Month
573-0 +7.77%
on 07/06/21
741-4 -16.72%
on 05/07/21
+6-0 (+0.98%)
since 04/14/21
52-Week
449-6 +37.30%
on 08/07/20
741-4 -16.72%
on 05/07/21
+138-2 (+28.85%)
since 07/14/20

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Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Buy Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 617-4
2nd Resistance Point 617-4
1st Resistance Point 617-4
Last Price 617-4s
1st Support Level 617-4
2nd Support Level 617-4
3rd Support Level 617-4

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52-Week High 741-4
Fibonacci 61.8% 630-0
Last Price 617-4s
Fibonacci 50% 595-5
Fibonacci 38.2% 561-2
52-Week Low 449-6

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