BC-Merc Table

2/27/2015 12:30 PM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Futures trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Fri:

OpenHighLowSettleChg.
CATTLE
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
Feb161.00162.50156.15158.00—3.12
Apr149.85152.15149.30151.70+1.90
Jun142.85144.45141.80143.85+.90
Aug141.50143.07140.45142.05+.25
Oct144.95146.12143.45145.07—.15
Dec145.55146.62144.40145.87+.02
Feb145.67146.00144.47145.80—.07
Apr145.67145.70144.00145.45—.40
Jun139.00139.00139.00139.00+.50
Aug139.00
Est. sales 120,170. Thu.'s sales 53,145
Thu.'s open int 245,281, up 946
FEEDER CATTLE
50,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
Mar200.62203.10199.42201.90+1.60
Apr199.45201.85197.62200.32+1.27
May198.85201.42196.80198.87—.05
Aug201.90203.97199.22201.17—.55
Sep201.00203.02198.47201.00—.20
Oct199.75201.60197.62199.25—.45
Nov199.85200.00196.47198.37
Jan194.75195.00193.02194.20—.55
Est. sales 23,488. Thu.'s sales 10,259
Thu.'s open int 40,284, up 97
HOGS,LEAN
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
Apr66.6068.1566.2067.47+.32
May78.9080.5778.9079.90+.60
Jun81.8783.9281.8782.87+.25
Jul82.5284.3782.5283.17—.33
Aug83.0284.1282.6583.10—.45
Oct71.1072.5071.1072.15+.68
Dec67.5768.6067.4068.20+.80
Feb70.0070.8069.5770.25+.88
Apr71.7272.0071.4271.92+.80
May75.5075.5075.5075.50+.50
Jun79.0079.0078.3779.00+.50
Jul80.15—.05
Est. sales 75,353. Thu.'s sales 35,761
Thu.'s open int 195,232, up 2,448
PORK BELLIES
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
No open contracts.


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