Gold Futures

Last updated at 2014-04-19 07:26:07

Overview

Name Symbol Exchange Months Category Price Change
Gold GC COMEX GJMQVZ Metals 1,293.40 -0.74%

Gold Futures are traded on the Commodity Exchange Inc. (COMEX), a division of NYMEX, which in turn is part of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group. Each contract is for 100 troy ounces of Gold. Prices are quoted in Dollars and Cents per troy ounce.

Gold Futures contracts exist for the months of January (F), February (G), March (H), April (J), May (K), June (M), July (N), August (Q), September (U), October (V), November (X) and December (Z). The contracts for June (M) and December (Z) tend to be the most actively traded. The deliverable product for the Gold Futures contract is Gold assayed to a minimum of 995 fineness.

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Latest Quotes

Contract Price As Of 1-Day Chg MTD Chg YTD Chg Volume Open Interest Historical Data
Front: GC1 1,293.40 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.78% 7.58% 124 766 Historical Data
Back: GC2 1,293.90 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.79% 7.56% 96,095 228,716 Historical Data

Commitment of Traders

Long Short Spreading
Producer 58,448 73,033 n.a.
Swap Dealer 56,204 129,224 43,265
Managed Money 105,454 32,464 10,440
Other 41,978 35,676 15,458

Historical commitment data is available from 13-Jun-2006 to 15-Apr-2014.

Commitment of Traders - Legacy Format

Long Short Spreading
Non-Commercial 147,432 68,140 25,898
Commercial 157,917 245,522 n.a.
Non-Reportable 339,560 38,330 n.a.
Total 331,247 339,560 n.a.

Historical commitment data (legacy format) is available from 15-Jan-1986 to 15-Apr-2014.

Continuous Contracts

Contract Price As Of 1-Day Chg MTD Chg YTD Chg Volume Open Interest Historical Data
GC1 1,293.40 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.78% 7.58% 124 766 Historical Data
GC2 1,293.90 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.79% 7.56% 96,095 228,716 Historical Data
GC3 1,294.00 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.77% 7.51% 8,066 35,889 Historical Data
GC4 1,294.30 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.76% 7.48% 688 8,982 Historical Data
GC5 1,294.70 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.75% 7.45% 1,318 26,780 Historical Data
GC6 1,295.20 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.74% 7.42% 136 4,326 Historical Data
GC7 1,295.70 17-Apr-2014 -0.75% 0.72% 7.38% 43 7,701 Historical Data
GC8 1,296.30 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.69% 7.34% 113 10,387 Historical Data
GC9 1,297.20 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.67% 7.30% 0 6,594 Historical Data
GC10 1,298.20 17-Apr-2014 -0.75% 0.64% 7.24% 0 457 Historical Data
GC11 1,299.60 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.61% 7.21% 4 10,518 Historical Data
GC12 1,301.30 17-Apr-2014 -0.74% 0.53% 7.19% 0 500 Historical Data
GC13 1,225.70 27-Dec-2013 0.13% -2.83% -27.40% 2 12,255 Historical Data

Historical continuous contract data is available from 31-Dec-1974 to 17-Apr-2014.

Historical Contracts

G J M Q V Z
1975 GCG1975 GCJ1975 GCM1975 GCQ1975 GCV1975 GCZ1975
1976 GCG1976 GCJ1976 GCM1976 GCQ1976 GCV1976 GCZ1976
1977 GCG1977 GCJ1977 GCM1977 GCQ1977 GCV1977 GCZ1977
1978 GCG1978 GCJ1978 GCM1978 GCQ1978 GCV1978 GCZ1978
1979 GCG1979 GCJ1979 GCM1979 GCQ1979 GCV1979 GCZ1979
1980 GCG1980 GCJ1980 GCM1980 GCQ1980 GCV1980 GCZ1980
1981 GCG1981 GCJ1981 GCM1981 GCQ1981 GCV1981 GCZ1981
1982 GCG1982 GCJ1982 GCM1982 GCQ1982 GCV1982 GCZ1982
1983 GCG1983 GCJ1983 GCM1983 GCQ1983 GCV1983 GCZ1983
1984 GCG1984 GCJ1984 GCM1984 GCQ1984 GCV1984 GCZ1984
1985 GCG1985 GCJ1985 GCM1985 GCQ1985 GCV1985 GCZ1985
1986 GCG1986 GCJ1986 GCM1986 GCQ1986 GCV1986 GCZ1986
1987 GCG1987 GCJ1987 GCM1987 GCQ1987 GCV1987 GCZ1987
1988 GCG1988 GCJ1988 GCM1988 GCQ1988 GCV1988 GCZ1988
1989 GCG1989 GCJ1989 GCM1989 GCQ1989 GCV1989 GCZ1989
1990 GCG1990 GCJ1990 GCM1990 GCQ1990 GCV1990 GCZ1990
1991 GCG1991 GCJ1991 GCM1991 GCQ1991 GCV1991 GCZ1991
1992 GCG1992 GCJ1992 GCM1992 GCQ1992 GCV1992 GCZ1992
1993 GCG1993 GCJ1993 GCM1993 GCQ1993 GCV1993 GCZ1993
1994 GCG1994 GCJ1994 GCM1994 GCQ1994 GCV1994 GCZ1994
1995 GCG1995 GCJ1995 GCM1995 GCQ1995 GCV1995 GCZ1995
1996 GCG1996 GCJ1996 GCM1996 GCQ1996 GCV1996 GCZ1996
1997 GCG1997 GCJ1997 GCM1997 GCQ1997 GCV1997 GCZ1997
1998 GCG1998 GCJ1998 GCM1998 GCQ1998 GCV1998 GCZ1998
1999 GCG1999 GCJ1999 GCM1999 GCQ1999 GCV1999 GCZ1999
2000 GCG2000 GCJ2000 GCM2000 GCQ2000 GCV2000 GCZ2000
2001 GCG2001 GCJ2001 GCM2001 GCQ2001 GCV2001 GCZ2001
2002 GCG2002 GCJ2002 GCM2002 GCQ2002 GCV2002 GCZ2002
2003 GCG2003 GCJ2003 GCM2003 GCQ2003 GCV2003 GCZ2003
2004 GCG2004 GCJ2004 GCM2004 GCQ2004 GCV2004 GCZ2004
2005 GCG2005 GCJ2005 GCM2005 GCQ2005 GCV2005 GCZ2005
2006 GCG2006 GCJ2006 GCM2006 GCQ2006 GCV2006 GCZ2006
2007 GCG2007 GCJ2007 GCM2007 GCQ2007 GCV2007 GCZ2007
2008 GCG2008 GCJ2008 GCM2008 GCQ2008 GCV2008 GCZ2008
2009 GCG2009 GCJ2009 GCM2009 GCQ2009 GCV2009 GCZ2009
2010 GCG2010 GCJ2010 GCM2010 GCQ2010 GCV2010 GCZ2010
2011 GCG2011 GCJ2011 GCM2011 GCQ2011 GCV2011 GCZ2011
2012 GCG2012 GCJ2012 GCM2012 GCQ2012 GCV2012 GCZ2012
2013 GCG2013 GCJ2013 GCM2013 GCQ2013 GCV2013 GCZ2013
2014 GCG2014 GCJ2014 GCM2014 GCQ2014 GCV2014 GCZ2014
2015 GCG2015 GCJ2015 GCM2015 GCQ2015 GCV2015 GCZ2015
2016 GCG2016 GCJ2016 GCM2016 GCQ2016 GCV2016 GCZ2016
2017 GCG2017 GCJ2017 GCM2017 GCQ2017 GCV2017 GCZ2017
2018 GCG2018 GCJ2018 GCM2018 GCQ2018 GCV2018 GCZ2018

See Also

Quandl's explanatory page About Futures Contracts.

Other futures contracts in the category Metals: