Asset Class Navigation

Silver Futures Settlements

Options
Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAY 15 17.090 17.090 17.090 - -.081 17.030 15 289
JUN 15 17.110 17.275 17.035 - -.081 17.035 48 247
JLY 15 17.140 17.335 16.940 - -.081 17.051 31,483 108,906
SEP 15 17.205 17.360B 17.000 - -.081 17.091 1,382 20,053
DEC 15 17.255 17.405B 17.050 - -.080 17.135 1,153 30,165
JAN 16 17.170 17.170 17.170 - -.080 17.148 1 1,576
MAR 16 17.260 17.335 17.170 - -.078 17.174 584 3,884
MAY 16 - - - - -.078 17.202 4 229
JLY 16 - - - - -.077 17.231 0 3,024
SEP 16 - - - - -.076 17.260 0 156
DEC 16 17.525 17.525 17.285 - -.071 17.305 13 4,410
JAN 17 - - - - -.070 17.323 0 0
MAR 17 - - - - -.070 17.367 0 0
JLY 17 - - - - -.070 17.455 0 506
DEC 17 - - - - -.070 17.596 0 901
JLY 18 - - - - -.070 17.767 0 40
DEC 18 - - - - -.070 17.891 0 176
JLY 19 - - - - -.070 18.101 0 1
DEC 19 - - - - -.070 18.286 0 30
Total 34,683 174,593

About Silver

Silver's dual role as both a precious metal for investment as well as an industrial metal for commercial use makes our silver futures and options contracts invaluable financial instruments worldwide. Affected by mine production, industrial demand, and the general health of the world economy, the price of silver can be volatile beyond what many consider acceptable risk. CME Group COMEX Silver Futures contracts serve as a global benchmark that provides market users with:

  • Liquidity, ease of access and unparalleled price transparency via a central point of price information;
  • Risk management, mitigation of counterparty credit risk and CFTC oversight.

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Include full (5,000-oz.) and miNY (2,500-oz.) silver contracts.
  • Available on the CME Globex electronic trading platform, on the trading floor in New York and for over-the-counter (OTC) clearing through CME ClearPort.
  • Trade a combined average daily volume of more than 57,000 contracts.
  • List for 60 months forward, enabling the establishment of a forward price curve.
  • Approved depositories for the storage of silver deliverable against COMEX Silver Futures contracts include Brinks Inc., HSBC, Bank USA, Manfra Tordella & Brookes Inc., Scotia-Mocatta, Delaware Depository Service Company and J.P. Morgan Chase.
  • Price may be managed separately from physical supply.

Read more about Silver Futures and Options