Natural Gas futures are delivered every year in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (all months).
The following is a table with Natural Gas futures delivery dates and resultant tickers for 2009. For an explanation on commodity tickers see commodity ticker construction.
|Delivery Month||Full Ticker Symbol||Thomson-Reuters Symbol|
One Natural Gas futures contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange is 10,000 million British thermal units (mmBtu).
$0.001 (0.1¢) per mmBtu ($10.00 per contract).
$3.00 per mmBtu ($30,000 per contract) for all months. If any contract is traded, bid, or offered at the limit for five minutes, trading is halted for five minutes. When trading resumes, the limit is expanded by $3.00 per mmBtu in either direction. If another halt were triggered, the market would continue to be expanded by $3.00 per mmBtu in either direction after each successive five-minute trading halt. There will be no maximum price fluctuation limits during any one trading session.
Trading terminates three business days prior to the first calendar day of the delivery month.
Pipeline specifications in effect at time of delivery.