Futures offers data on contracts from all major worldwide exchanges. The tables below list contract specifications for the most commonly requested contracts. For contract specifications other than those listed below, please refer to the individual exchange websites.

Currencies | Dairy | Energies | Financial | Grains | Indices | Livestock | Metals | Mini Contracts | Softs

The "Symbols" column shows the Futures symbol designation for use on charts and quotes. Symbols that have open outcry AND overnight trading will show the day-only trading symbol (i.e., CBOT Corn: NC, C). For more information, and for the symbology for Options (puts/calls), see the Futures Symbol List.

For a look at the alpha characters designated for delivery months, see the Delivery Months page.


Currencies

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
Australian DollarIMM100,000 ADH,M,U,Z AD.0001 ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
British PoundIMM62.5K BPH,M,U,Z BP.0002 ($12.50)1 pt=$6.25
Canadian DollarIMM100K CDH,M,U,Z CD.0001 ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
Euro-CurrencyIMM125K EurosH,M,U,Z EC.0001 ($12.50)1 pt=$12.50
Japanese YenIMM12.5 mil YenH,M,U,Z JY.000001 ($12.50)1 pt=$12.50
Mexican PesoIMM500K MPH,M,U,Z ME.00001 ($5.00)1 pt=$5.00
Swiss FrancIMM125K SFH,M,U,Z SF.0001 ($12.50)1 pt=$12.50

Dairy

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
Butter (Grade AA)CME40,000 lbsF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZDB.00025 ($10.00)1 pt=$4.00
Class IV MilkCME200,000 lbsF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZDK.01 ($20.00)1 pt=$20.00
MilkCME2000 lbsF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZDA.01 ($20.00)1 pt=$20.00

Energies

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
Brent Crude OilNYMX1,000 barrelsF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZSC.01/barrel ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
Crude OilNYMX1k bblF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZCL.01/bbl ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
Heating OilNYMX42K galF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZHO.0001 ($4.20)1 pt=$4.20
Natural GasNYMX10K mm/btuF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZNG.10 ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
Unleaded GasNYMX42K galF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZHU.0001 ($4.20)1 pt=$4.20

Financial

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
3 Mo EurodollarsCME$1 mil E$H,M,U,Z ED.005 ($12.50)1 pt=$25.00
3 Mo EuroyenCME$1 mil YenH,M,U,ZEY.01 (2,500 Y)1 pt=2,500 Y
90 Day T-BillsCME$1mil BillH,M,U,ZTB.01 ($25.00)1 pt=$25.00
Fed Funds 30 DayCBOT$5 milF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,Z FF.005 ($20.835)1 pt=$41.67
Libor 1 MonthCME$3 milF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,Z EM.005 ($12.50)1 pt=$25.00
T-Notes 10 yrsCBOT$100K noteH,M,U,Z TY1/64 ($15.625)1/64=$15.625
T-Notes 2 yrsCBOT$200K noteH,M,U,Z TU1/128 ($15.625)1/128=$15.625
T-Notes 5 yrsCBOT$100K noteH,M,U,Z FV1/64 ($15.625)1/64=$15.625
US T-BondsCBOT$100K bondH,M,U,Z US1/32 ($31.25)1/32=$31.25

Grains

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
CornCBOT5K buH,K,N,U,Z C1/4C ($12.50)1 cent=$50.00
Hard Red Spring WheatMGE5000 bushelsH,K,N,U,ZMW1/4 cent/bu ($12.50)1 pt=$50.00
Hard WheatMGE5000 bushelsF,G,H,J,K,M,N,Q,U,V,X,ZIH1/4 cent/bu ($12.50)1 pt=$50.00
OatsCBOT5K buH,K,N,U,Z O.1/4C ($12.50)1 cent=$50.00
Rough RiceCBOT2K klbsF,H,K,N,U,V,Z RR.005 klb ($12.50)1 cent=$20.00
SoybeanCBOT5K buF,H,K,N,Q,U,X S1/4C ($12.50)1 cent=$50.00
Soybean MealCBOT100 tonsF,H,K,N,Q,U,V,Z SM.10/ton $(10.00)1 pt=$1.00
Soybean OilCBOT60K lbsF,H,K,N,Q,U,V,Z BO1/100 cent1 pt=$6.00
WheatCBOT5K buH,K,N,U,Z W1/4 C ($12.50)1 pt=$50.00
WheatKCBT5,000 bushelsH,K,N,U,ZKW1/4 C ($12.50)1 pt=$50.00

Indices

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
CRB IndexNYBT$500 x Index valueF,G,U,XCI.05 pt ($25.00)1 pt=$5.00
Dow Jones IndCBOT$10 x Index valueH,M,U,Z DJ.01 pt ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
E-Mini Nasdaq 100CMEE$20 x Index valueH,M,U,ZNQ.50 pt ($10.00)1 pt=$0.20
E-Mini Russell 2000CMEE$20 x Index valueH,M,U,ZNQ.50 pt ($10.00)1 pt=$0.20
E-Mini S&PCMEE$50 x Index valueH,M,U,ZES.05 pt ($2.50)1 pt=$0.50
Muni Bond IndexCBOT$1000 x Index valueH,M,U,ZMB1/32 ($31.25)1/32=$31.25
Nasdaq 100CME$100 x Index valueH,M,U,ZND.05 pt ($5.00)1 pt=$5.00
Nikkei 225CME$5 x AveH,M,U,ZNK5 pts ($25.00)1 pt=$5.00
NYSE StockNYBT$500 x Index valueH,M,U,ZYX.05 pt ($25.00)1 pt=$5.00
S&P 500CME$250 x Index valueH,M,U,ZSP.10 pt ($25.00)1 pt=$2.50
US Dollar IndexNYBT$1000 x Index valueH,M,U,ZDX.01 pt ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00

Livestock

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
Feeder CattleCME50K lbsF,H,J,Q,U,V,XFC2.5 pts ($12.50)1 pt=$5.00
Lean HogsCME40K lbsG,J,M,N,Q,V,ZLH2.5 pts ($10.00)1 pt=$4.00
Live CattleCME40K lbsG,J,M,Q,V,ZLC2.5 pts ($10.00)1 pt=$4.00
Pork BelliesCME40K lbsG,H,K,N,QPB2.5 pts ($10.00)1 pt=$4.00

Metals

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
CopperCOMX25K lbsF,H,K,N,U,ZHG5 pts ($12.50)1 cent=$250
GoldCOMX100 ozG,J,M,Q,V,ZGC10 pts ($10.00)$1 =$100
PalladiumCOMX100 ozH,M,U,ZPA5 pts ($1.00)1 pt=$1.00
PlatinumCOMX50 ozF,J,N,VPL10 pts ($5.00)1 pt=$0.50
SilverCOMX5K ozF,H,K,N,U,ZSI50 pts ($25.00)1 cent=$50.00

Mini Contracts

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
CornCBOT1K buH,K,N,U,ZYC1/4 c/bu ($2.50)1 cent=$10.00
EurodollarseCBT$500K E$H,M,U,ZYE.005 ($6.25)1 pt=$12.50
Feeder CattleCME10,000 lbsF,H,J,K,Q,U,V,XXMF0.001 ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
Lean HogsCME10,000 lbsG,J,M,N,Q,V,ZXHM0.001 ($10.00)1 pt=$10.00
SoybeansCBOT1K buF,H,K,N,Q,U,ZYK1/4 c/bu ($2.50)1 cent=$10.00
WheatCBOT1K buH,K,N,U,ZYW1/4 c/bu ($2.50)1 cent=$10.00

Softs

CommodityExchContract SizeDelivery MonthsSymbolMin FluctuationPoint Value
CocoaNYBT10 metric tonsH,K,N,U,ZCC$1/ton1 pt=$10.00
CoffeeNYBT37.5k lbsH,K,N,U,ZKC.0005 ($18.25)1 pt=$3.75
CottonNYBT50K lbsH,K,N,V,ZCT.001 ($5.00)1 pt=$5.00
LumberCME110K board feetF,H,K,N,U,XLB.10/1K ($11.00)1 pt=$.10
Orange JuiceNYBT15K lbsF,H,K,N,U,XJO.0005 ($7.50)1 pt=$1.50
Sugar #11NYBT112K lbsH,K,N,VSB.0001 ($11.20)1 pt=$11.20