Welcome to the CIH Corn Producer Simulation
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You’re a crop producer with 1,000,000 bushels of corn to market in the 4th quarter. In keeping with your policy of carefully protecting against falling Corn prices, you want to begin hedging the December Corn contract in the first quarter this year.
Corn Volume Requirement:
Contract Coverage Rules
Each of the following strategies equals
5000 Bushels (1 contract) of coverage:
- 1 Short Futures
- 1 Long Put Option
- 1 Long Put Option Spread
- 1 Short Call Option
- 1 Long Put Option + 1 Short Call Option
- 1 Long Put Option Spread + 1 Short Call Option