Your browser of choice has not been tested for use with Barchart.com. If you have issues, please download one of the browsers listed here.
or
Menu

Soybeans Nov '18 (ZSX18)

Get Real-Time Futures
[[ item.lastPrice ]] [[ item.priceChange ]] ([[ item.percentChange ]]) [[ item.tradeTime ]] [CBOT]
[[ item.bidPrice ]] x [[ item.bidSize ]] [[ item.askPrice ]] x [[ item.askSize ]]
Overview for [[ item.sessionDateDisplayLong ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelLow ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPrice ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelHigh ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPrice ]]
since [[ rowChartData.lowDate ]]
since [[ rowChartData.highDate ]]
[[ value ]] [[ value ]]

Soybeans Futures Market News and Commentary

Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures managed to extract 3 to 4 cent gains in most contracts on Friday, on positive NOPA data. Meal futures were up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 6 points higher. This morning’s NOPA report indicated a record January crush by its members at 171.63 mbu. That was slightly lower than December but 5.22% larger than a year ago. Soy oil stocks were up month/month, but down 10.3% from last year at 1.549 billion pounds. Brazil’s SAFRAS soybean production estimate was trimmed by 0.3 MMT to 115.4 MMT on Friday. That is not as low as some firms have gone, as they cited a slight improvement to weather.Mar 19 Soybeans closed at $9.07 1/2, up 4 cents,May 19 Soybeans closed at $9.21 1/2, up 3 3/4 cents,Jul 19 Soybeans closed at $9.35, up 3 3/4 cents,Sep 19 Soybeans closed at $9.43 1/2, up 3 1/2 cents,Mar 19 Soybean Meal closed at $306.50, up $1.00,Mar 19 Soybean Oil closed at $29.95, up $0.06--provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

Contract Specifications

See More
Contract
Soybean
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. (Settle 1:15pm) (Sun-Fri) CST
Exchange
CBOT
Point Value
$50
Margin/Maintenance
$1,925/1,750
First Notice Date
10/31/18
Expiration Date
11/14/18 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Soybeans Nov '18
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Nov Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jan 22, 2019

View Chart Details
Commercials - Long / Short
385,553 (+8,170)
336,060 (-1,731)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
121,242 (-6,338)
133,079 (+1,392)
Producers - Long / Short
254,570 (+5,467)
303,691 (-4,135)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
105,026 (+661)
6,412 (+362)
Managed Money - Long / Short
66,095 (-2,254)
81,389 (-3,658)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
55,147 (-4,084)
51,690 (+5,050)
Get Realtime - Quotes and Charts for Futures Traders. Learn More

Price Performance

See More
Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
831-6 +4.66%
on 10/31/18
892-0 -2.41%
on 10/15/18
+3-0 (+0.35%)
since 10/12/18
3-Month
812-2 +7.17%
on 09/18/18
907-0 -4.02%
on 08/20/18
-9-2 (-1.05%)
since 08/14/18
52-Week
812-2 +7.17%
on 09/18/18
1060-4 -17.92%
on 05/29/18
-110-4 (-11.26%)
since 11/14/17

More Soybeans Quotes

All Futures
Please wait...

Most Recent Stories

More News
Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures managed to extract 3 to 4 cent gains in most contracts on Friday, on positive NOPA data. Meal futures were up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 6 points higher. This morning’s...

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures ended the Friday session with most contracts fractionally mixed. CBOT will be closed on Monday in observance of Presidents Day. A private export sale of 205,744 MT of corn was reported by...

Wheat Market News and Commentary

Wheat futures posted 1 to 5 cent losses in most winter wheat contracts, with MPLS steady to 2 cents lower. Nearby KC hit contract lows today and was down 3.59% on the week, with March CBT hitting a 1 year...

Paragon Investments' Futures File: Gasoline, Coffee & Wheat

Our weekly column looks at rallies in the energy markets while coffee & wheat drop.

Grain Spreads:Soy Resilience, Corn Wedge

Support is Holding, Trade Deal Still in Play

OJ, Coffee pattern down

Dollar run at 11 hits sale,Stocks late today, or Mon? Beans hold.

Wheat Market News and Commentary

Wheat futures are currently 4 to 5 1/4 cents lower in the winter wheat contracts at Friday’s midday. Nearby KC has hit contract lows today, with March CBT hitting a 1 year low. MPLS is seeing fractional...

Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures are up 2 to 3 1/4 cents in most contracts on Friday. Meal futures are up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 2 points lower. This morning’s NOPA report indicated a record...

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures are showing fractional gains in most contracts at midday. A private export sale of 205,744 MT of corn was reported by the USDA this morning for 2018/19 delivery to unknown destinations. Safras...

Morning Grain Market Research

Grain markets continue to be jerked around by what seems to be ever changing opinions as to the progress with the U.S./Chinese trade negotiations. First, we hear that great progress is being made and then,...

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 32% Buy with a Weakening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Minimum.

See More Share

Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 877-5
1st Resistance Point 874-1
Last Price 870-4s
1st Support Level 868-1
2nd Support Level 865-5

See More

52-Week High 1060-4
Fibonacci 61.8% 965-5
Fibonacci 50% 936-3
Fibonacci 38.2% 907-1
Last Price 870-4s
52-Week Low 812-2

See More

InsideFutures Commentary

InsideFutures is a twice weekly newsletter that features a selection of the latest and best commodities commentary appearing on Barchart.com. Delivered every Wednesday and Friday morning to your inbox.

Add Data Columns to this Table
Learn about our Custom Views
Want to use this as
your default charts setting?
Learn about our Custom Templates
Switch the Market flag
above for targeted data.
Open the menu and switch the
Market flag for targeted data.
Get Streaming Chart Updates
Switch your Site Preferences
to Interactive Chart
Read About Upcoming
Changes to This Feature
Need More Chart Options?
Right-click on the chart to open the Interactive Chart menu.

Free Barchart Webinar