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Corn Dec '19 (ZCZ19)

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Corn Futures Market News and Commentary

Corn Fades at Month End

Afternoon position squaring pulled the corn complex off the lows at the close for month end. Front month futures were still mostly weaker on the day with 2 1/4 to 4 3/4 cent losses. March futures closed at $5.55 1/2 after a 3/4 cent higher close. From Friday to Friday, May corn contracts were 2 3/4 cents higher, but were up 1.6% and set a new LOC high since the end of January. First notice day against March corn futures yielded no deliveries. The oldest long for March futures dates back to August 14. The national average basis is 23.5 cents under March according to cmdtyView data. That compares to 11 3/4 cents under at this time last year.

CFTC’s weekly data release showed corn spec traders were 7,539 contracts less net long to 143,246. That is the weakest spec net long since the week ending 12/8. Commercials reduced their open interest by 4.5%, reducing their net short by 12k contracts to 748,219.

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Contract Specifications

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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
Point Value
First Notice Date
Expiration Date
12/13/19 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Corn Dec '19
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Dec Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Feb 23, 2021

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Commercials - Long / Short
872,738 (-23,355)
1,370,542 (-6,897)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
606,483 (+4,273)
76,649 (-11,102)
Producers - Long / Short
502,579 (-13,984)
1,285,934 (+2,016)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
324,808 (-491)
39,257 (-33)
Managed Money - Long / Short
368,814 (-7,464)
23,754 (-4,033)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
237,669 (+11,737)
52,895 (-7,069)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
357-0 +2.59%
on 12/11/19
377-4 -2.98%
on 11/14/19
-9-0 (-2.40%)
since 11/13/19
357-0 +2.59%
on 12/11/19
402-4 -9.01%
on 10/14/19
-2-4 (-0.68%)
since 09/13/19
352-2 +3.97%
on 09/09/19
473-0 -22.57%
on 06/17/19
-37-4 (-9.29%)
since 12/13/18

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point N/A
2nd Resistance Point 377-2
1st Resistance Point 371-6
Last Price 366-2s
1st Support Level 363-4
2nd Support Level 360-6
3rd Support Level N/A

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52-Week High 473-0
Fibonacci 61.8% 426-7
Fibonacci 50% 412-5
Fibonacci 38.2% 398-3
Last Price 366-2s
52-Week Low 352-2

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