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Futures Contract Specifications
   
The feeder cattle contract specifications tell you how the feeder cattle futures trade, not how to trade to feeder cattle futures. Before you consider opening a commodity futures account, you should consult with a licensed commodities broker.

FEEDER CATTLE FUTURES

Trade Unit

50,000 pounds

    

Point Descriptions

1 point = .0001 cents per pound = $5.00

   

Contract Listing

Jan, Mar, Apr, May, Aug, Sep, Oct and Nov. Eight months listed @ at time. 

    

Strike Price

Interval N/A

   

Product Code

Clearing=62Ticker=FCGLOBEX=GF 

   

Trading Venue

Floor

   

Hours

9:05 a.m.-1:00 p.m. LTD(12:00 p.m.)

    

Listed

All listed series

   

Strike

N/A

   

Limits

$.030/lb, $1500. See Rule 2302.D

   

Minimum Fluctuation

Regular 0.00025/lb=$12.50

   

Trading Venue

CME® Globex®

   

Hours

Mon-Thurs 9:05 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Shutdown period from 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Re-open 5:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Friday Close at 1:30p.m. LTD(12:10 p.m. If the LTD is on a day that the market closes early, then the time is 11:10 a.m.)

   

Listed

N/A

   

Strike

N/A

   

Limits

See Floor Venue limits.

   

Minimum Fluctuation

Regular 0.00025/lb=$12.50

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