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futures market

noun
1.
a market in which futures contracts in commodities are traded.
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  • Rather, it would be more accurate to acknowledge that one is simply a commodity in an intellectual futures market.
  • He contends that the futures market gambled that prices would fall, leading oil companies to sell inventories.
  • In contrast, in the corn futures market, the farmer is a natural seller and the maker of corn chips is a natural buyer.
  • Third, the futures market for house prices predicts further declines in a number of metropolitan areas this year.
  • Also the investing from these in the futures market is whats pushing the price of oil up.
  • Traders in the futures market also seem to believe that the oil price will rise again.
  • But the futures market is small and illiquid and may overstate the possible declines.
  • Soon, because the bulbs could only be delivered in late summer, a futures market was established.
  • She can use the futures market to lock in the price of her crops.
  • So the futures market and the options market were all created back then.

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