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Crude Oil Quarterly Strip Option Contract Specs

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Contract Unit 1,000 barrels
Minimum Price Fluctuation 0.01 per barrel = 10.00
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per barrel
Trading Hours Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Product Code CME Globex: A6E
CME ClearPort: 6E
Clearing: 6E
Listed Contracts Quarterly contracts (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct) listed for 4 consecutive quarters
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates on the last business day of the month prior to the first leg of the underlying strip.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 356
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Strike Price Listing Procedures Strike Price Listing and Exercise Procedures Table
Exercise Style European
Settlement Method Deliverable
Underlying WTI Financial Futures