Volatile markets ahead as CME position limits increase today

Be prepared for volatile markets in the months ahead.

That is because beginning today:

  • Position limits for several commodities will be expanded, including corn, soybeans, and wheat futures

  • The number of contracts speculators can hold on the front month is roughly doubled now

  • The limits on other contracts are higher as well

  • StoneX’s Arlan Suderman says that we could see higher highs and lower lows for several months