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Corn Jul '18 (ZCN18)

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Corn Futures Market News and Commentary

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures posted sharp 5 to 7 1/4 cent losses in most contracts on Tuesday. Weaker ethanol prices and lack of Export Sales news is weighing on the demand market. The weekly EIA report will be released per the normal Wednesday morning schedule. According the DTN’s nation corn index, the average cash price for corn was $3.45 3/4 on Monday evening, which is 29 1/2 cents above last year. That would peg basis at -32 3/4 cents, 3/4 of a cent weaker than the same day in 2018. A Ukrainian consultant firm estimates that the country will export 25.75 MMT of corn in the July-June 18/19 time period.Mar 19 Corn closed at $3.71 1/4, down 7 1/4 cents,May 19 Corn closed at $3.79 3/4, down 7 1/4 cents,Jul 19 Corn closed at $3.87 1/2, down 7 1/4 centsSep 19 Corn closed at $3.91 1/2, down 6 1/2 cents--provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Corn
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. (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$880/800
First Notice Date
06/29/18
Expiration Date
07/13/18 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Corn Jul '18
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Jul Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Dec 18, 2018

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Commercials - Long / Short
706,412 (-13,051)
889,702 (+11,556)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
420,949 (+16,559)
217,821 (-14,859)
Producers - Long / Short
433,816 (-13,830)
804,894 (+14,369)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
208,880 (+1,792)
21,092 (-1,800)
Managed Money - Long / Short
289,292 (+20,377)
164,865 (-14,316)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
131,657 (-3,818)
52,956 (-543)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
329-6 +0.15%
on 07/12/18
374-6 -11.87%
on 06/14/18
-45-6 (-12.17%)
since 06/13/18
3-Month
329-6 +0.15%
on 07/12/18
412-2 -19.89%
on 05/24/18
-64-2 (-16.29%)
since 04/13/18
52-Week
329-6 +0.15%
on 07/12/18
425-6 -22.43%
on 07/20/17
-73-4 (-18.20%)
since 07/13/17

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Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 100% Sell with a Strongest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Maximum. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

The market is approaching oversold territory. Be watchful of a trend reversal.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 333-2
1st Resistance Point 331-6
Last Price 330-2s
1st Support Level 329-4
2nd Support Level 328-6

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52-Week High 425-6
Fibonacci 61.8% 389-1
Fibonacci 50% 377-6
Fibonacci 38.2% 366-3
Last Price 330-2s
52-Week Low 329-6

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