CME NYMEX: HH Natural Gas (Henry Hub) Last-day Financial Futures prices chart

Natural Gas (Henry Hub) Last-day Financial Futures (CME NYMEX: HH) Contract Specifications

Product Code: CME Globex: HH, CME ClearPort: HH, Clearing: HH, TAS: HHT, TAM: HHE

Contract Unit: 10,000 MMBtu
Price Quotation: U.S. dollars and cents per MMBtu

Minimum Price Fluctuation:
(1) CME Globex: Inter-commodity spreads: 0.00025 per MMBtu = $2.50
(2) TAS: Zero or +/- 10 ticks in the minimum tick increment of the outright
(3) Outright: 0.001 per MMBtu = $10.00

Settlement Method: Financially Settled

Listed Contracts: Monthly contracts listed for the current year and the next 12 calendar years. List monthly contracts for a new calendar year following the termination of trading in the December contract of the current year.

Floating Price: The Floating Price for each contract month will be equal to the NYMEX (Henry Hub) Natural Gas Futures contract final settlement price for the corresponding contract month on the last trading day for that contract month.

TAM or TAS Rules: Trading at Settlement (TAS) is subject to the requirements of Rule 524.A. TAS trades off a "Base Price" of zero (equal to the daily settlement price) to create a differential versus the daily settlement price in the underlying futures contract month. The TAS clearing price equals the daily settlement price of the underlying futures contract month plus or minus the TAS transaction price.

Settlement Procedures: Delivery under the NYMEX Henry Hub contract shall be by cash settlement. Final settlement, following termination of trading for a contract month, will be based on the Floating Price. The final settlement price will be the Floating Price calculated for each contract month

Termination of Trading: Trading terminates on the third last business day of the month prior to the contract month.

Trading Hours:
(1) CME Globex: 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)
(2) TAS: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. CT)
(3) CME ClearPort: Sunday 5:00 p.m. - Friday 4:00 p.m. CT with no reporting Monday - Thursday from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CT