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South African Rand Jun '19 (T6M19)

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South African Rand Futures Market News and Commentary

Dollar Index Moves Lower as Weak Stocks Boost Safe-Haven Demand for the Yen

The dollar index (DXY00) on Monday closed down by -0.061 (-0.06%). June euro-fx futures (E6M9) closed up +7 (+0.06%) and EUR/USD (^EURUSD) moved up +0.0008 (+0.07%). June yen futures (J6M9) closed up +10 (+0.11%) and USD/JPY (^USDJPY) fell by -0.08 (-0.07%). The dollar index moved lower Monday after a slump in stocks boosted safe-haven demand for the yen. Also, Monday's U.S. economic data was weak and dollar-negative after the U.S. Apr Chicago Fed national activity index fell -0.50 to -0.45, weaker than expectations of -0.05 to -0.20. EUR/USD moved slightly higher Monday, although gains were limited after the German Bundesbank in its monthly report said that Germany's economic rebound in Q1 was largely due to one-off factors and the underlying trend remains weak. The yen today received support Monday from news that Japan Q1 GDP unexpectedly rose at a +2.1% (q/q annualized) pace, stronger than expectations of -0.2% (q/q annualized). Losses in the dollar were limited Monday after T-note yields rose, which boosted the dollar's interest rate differentials.

Contract Specifications

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Contract
South African Rand
Contract Size
ZAR 500,000
Tick Size
0.000025 points ($12.50 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (Settles 2:00p.m.) CST
Exchange
CME
Point Value
$500,000
Margin/Maintenance
$1,540/1,400
First Notice Date
06/17/19 (28 days)
Expiration Date
06/17/19 (28 days)

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South African Rand Jun '19
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Jun Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of May 14, 2019

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Commercials - Long / Short
9,725 (+2,938)
8,852 (+2,788)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
3,043 (+375)
2,926 (+74)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
6,515 (+385)
2,167 (unch)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
2,178 (+1,674)
2,248 (-605)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
935 (-1,754)
4,173 (+278)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
140 (+9)
190 (+190)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
0.068200 +1.50%
on 05/03/19
0.070625 -1.98%
on 04/22/19
-0.001425 (-2.02%)
since 04/18/19
3-Month
0.067175 +3.05%
on 03/28/19
0.071525 -3.22%
on 04/11/19
-0.001100 (-1.56%)
since 02/21/19
52-Week
0.062225 +11.25%
on 09/05/18
0.076725 -9.78%
on 05/24/18
-0.005475 (-7.33%)
since 05/21/18

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The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 56% Sell with a Strengthening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 0.069692
1st Resistance Point 0.069483
Last Price 0.069225
1st Support Level 0.069033
2nd Support Level 0.068792

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52-Week High 0.076725
Fibonacci 61.8% 0.071186
Fibonacci 50% 0.069475
Last Price 0.069225
Fibonacci 38.2% 0.067764
52-Week Low 0.062225

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