[Trading] CME:ES E-mini S&P 500 Futures
E-mini S&P 500 Futures :
Product Code: CME Globex: ES
Contract Unit: $50 x S&P 500 Index
Minimum Price Fluctuation: 0.25 index points = $12.50
Settlement Method: Financially Settled
Listed Contracts: Quarterly contracts (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec) listed for 5 consecutive quarters.
Termination Of Trading: Trading terminates at 9:30 a.m. ET on the 3rd Friday of the contract month.
Trading Hours: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) with trading halt 4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
S&P 500 Index (Standard & Poor's 500 Index) : 500 stocks chosen for market size, liquidity and industry grouping. Market value weighted index. A best representation of the U.S. market. It has many ticker symbols, such as: ^GSPC (Yahoo! Finance), INX (Google Finance), $SPX(MarketWatch).