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Corn Sep '24 (ZCU24)

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Corn Futures Market News and Commentary

Corn Falls on Monday, USDA Reports Steady Ratings

Corn futures ended the Monday session with contracts falling, most nearby months were down 7 to 11 ½ cents. Some deferreds were 1 to 4 ½ cents in the red. Rains expected in a good portion of the Corn Belt this week added to pressure on the session. 

The weekly Crop Progress report showed that 41% of the US corn crop was silking by July 14 as the majority of the US heads into pollination, up from the 32% average for the date. The crop was also 8% in the dough stage, double the 5-year average pace. Condition ratings were reported at 68% gd/ex, unchanged from the week prior and below estimates calling for a 1% improvement. The Brugler500 index taking into account all 5 ratings was steady at 372. 

Export Inspections data from this morning showed a total of 1.079 MMT (42.5 mbu) of corn shipped during the week of July 11. That was more than double the same week last year, as the solid shipping pace this year continues, and 5.37% above the week prior. Mexico continues to be the... Read more

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. (Settles 1:15p.m.) (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$1,430/1,300
First Notice Date
08/30/24 (45 days)
Expiration Date
09/13/24 (59 days)

Seasonal Chart

Corn Sep '24
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Sep Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jul 9, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
698,186 (+25,296)
447,624 (+10,502)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
309,195 (-4,562)
549,136 (+6,668)
Producers - Long / Short
431,752 (+22,072)
409,070 (+5,048)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
240,179 (-2,384)
12,299 (-154)
Managed Money - Long / Short
152,750 (+2,007)
509,165 (+11,648)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
156,445 (-6,569)
39,971 (-4,980)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
389-4 +1.54%
on 07/15/24
457-2 -13.50%
on 06/18/24
-61-4 (-13.46%)
since 06/14/24
3-Month
389-4 +1.54%
on 07/15/24
484-4 -18.37%
on 05/14/24
-56-2 (-12.45%)
since 04/16/24
52-Week
389-4 +1.54%
on 07/15/24
554-2 -28.64%
on 07/24/23
-122-4 (-23.65%)
since 07/14/23

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Crop Progress

Crop Progress - 2024-07-15

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Soybeans are extending their slide on Monday, as contracts are down 22 to 24 cents across the front months to start the week. Soymeal is down $5.60/ton at midday. Soy Oil are posting 5 to 11 point losses...

ZMZ24 : 308.5 (+0.06%)
ZLZ24 : 45.27 (+0.80%)
ZSQ24 : 1083-0 (+0.46%)
ZSPAUS.CM : 10.4511 (-2.47%)
ZSU24 : 1038-2 (+0.44%)
ZSX24 : 1044-2 (+0.41%)
ZSPX24US.CM : 9.8047 (-2.51%)

Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Sell Signal with a Strong Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 412-5
2nd Resistance Point 407-7
1st Resistance Point 399-1
Last Price 395-6
1st Support Level 385-5
2nd Support Level 380-7
3rd Support Level 372-1

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52-Week High 554-2
Fibonacci 61.8% 491-3
Fibonacci 50% 471-7
Fibonacci 38.2% 452-3
Last Price 395-6
52-Week Low 389-4

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