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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
DEC 17 1241.3 1244.4 1236.5 1242.6 -5.2 1238.5 692 2,194
JAN 18 1241.9 1245.6 1236.5 1243.9 -5.3 1239.8 803 1,959
FEB 18 1243.9 1247.9 1238.3 1246.4 -5.2 1241.7 234,057 344,282
APR 18 1248.0 1251.6 1242.7 1250.6 -5.2 1246.1 4,713 28,015
JUN 18 1253.2 1256.6 1247.2 1254.6B -5.2 1250.4 3,321 36,873
AUG 18 1258.2 1260.2 1251.7A 1259.6 -5.2 1254.9 1,612 11,021
OCT 18 1257.1 1263.2 1256.1A 1263.2 -5.2 1259.3 224 4,567
DEC 18 1266.8 1268.6B 1260.8A 1268.1 -5.1 1264.0 3,561 15,771
FEB 19 1273.0 1273.0 1265.8 1268.2 -5.0 1268.8 79 422
APR 19 1277.6 1277.6 1270.1 1270.1 -5.1 1273.5 32 722
JUN 19 - - - - -5.1 1278.4 12 1,068
AUG 19 - - - - -5.1 1283.0 0 14
OCT 19 - - - - -5.1 1287.7 20 0
DEC 19 1296.7 1296.8 1289.4 1290.7 -4.9 1292.6 49 2,855
JUN 20 - - - - -4.9 1306.9 0 370
DEC 20 - - - - -4.9 1321.9 60 832
JUN 21 - - - - -4.9 1336.7 0 15
DEC 21 - - - - -4.9 1351.6 0 200
JUN 22 - - - - -4.9 1366.8 0 5
DEC 22 - - - - -4.9 1382.3 0 5
JUN 23 - - - - -4.9 1397.9 0 5
Total 249,235 451,195

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort