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WTI Houston Trade Month Average Price 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. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT).
Product Code CME Globex: HCA
CME ClearPort: HCA
Clearing: HCA
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts listed for the current year and the next 3 calendar years.  List monthly contracts for a new calendar year following the termination of trading in the December contract of the current year.
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates on the 25th calendar day of the month prior to the contract month. If the 25th calendar day is not a business day, trading terminates on the business day prior to the 25th calendar day.
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 815
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Strike Price Listing Procedures Dynamic strikes only at $0.50 per barrel strike increment.
Exercise Style European
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Underlying WTI Houston Trade Month Futures