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Corn Mar '18 (ZCH18)

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Corn Futures Market News and Commentary

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures saw most contracts steady to 2 cents higher on Friday. March futures were up 0.93% on the week that saw a couple sizable swings. Higher ethanol prices supported the market on Friday. The government shutdown is now in day 28, as the CFTC Commitment of Traders report will not be release until funding is restored. The markets will be closed on Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Brazil’s first corn crop harvest is estimated at 1% complete according to AgRural.Mar 19 Corn closed at $3.81 3/4, up 1 3/4 cents,May 19 Corn closed at $3.90, up 2 cents,Jul 19 Corn closed at $3.97 1/4, up 1 3/4 centsSep 19 Corn closed at $3.99 3/4, up 1 1/4 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
$770/700
First Notice Date
02/28/18
Expiration Date
03/14/18 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Corn Mar '18
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Mar 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
364-2 +5.28%
on 02/22/18
388-6 -1.35%
on 03/13/18
+16-2 (+4.42%)
since 02/14/18
3-Month
345-4 +11.00%
on 01/12/18
388-6 -1.35%
on 03/13/18
+35-0 (+10.04%)
since 12/14/17
52-Week
345-4 +11.00%
on 01/12/18
426-0 -9.98%
on 07/11/17
-9-6 (-2.48%)
since 03/14/17

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The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 96% Buy with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

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

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 387-4
1st Resistance Point 385-4
Last Price 383-4s
1st Support Level 382-4
2nd Support Level 381-4

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52-Week High 426-0
Fibonacci 61.8% 395-2
Fibonacci 50% 385-6
Last Price 383-4s
Fibonacci 38.2% 376-2
52-Week Low 345-4

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