Livestock Futures and Options

Livestock Market Enhancements. Details.

Livestock Futures and Options

More Livestock Products

Manage the risk inherent in livestock production and processing with CME Group Livestock products including live cattle, feeder cattle, and lean hogs.

  • Engage in price discovery for individual markets and manage price risk
  • Arbitrage and spread opportunities with other commodities
  • Trade Calendar Spread Options on Live Cattle futures
  • Trade electronically on CME Globex

Top Livestock Products

Product Code Contract Last Change Chart Open High Low Globex Vol
Live Cattle Futures LEQ7 AUG 2017 AUG 2017 121.425 +1.500 Show Price Chart 120.450 121.500 119.375 20,939
Lean Hog Futures HEN7 JUL 2017 JUL 2017 80.450 +0.600 Show Price Chart 79.675 80.675 79.200 13,024
Feeder Cattle Futures GFQ7 AUG 2017 AUG 2017 151.250 +2.575 Show Price Chart 149.000 151.250 147.875 4,407

All market data contained within the CME Group website should be considered as a reference only and should not be used as validation against, nor as a complement to, real-time market data feeds.

New CME Pork Cutout Index

CME Group has developed a Pork Cutout Index to use as an additional method for the valuation of hogs available from August 24, 2015. 

About the Pork Cutout Index

  • Participants will have the ability to monitor and compare the value of the Pork Cutout Index to the current Lean Hog Index on a daily basis.
  • CME Group is only publishing a Pork Cutout Index at this time.
  • The publication of a Pork Cutout Index will be distributed through the CME Group website and quote vendors beginning August 24, 2015.

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