NexusFi: Find Your Edge

Home Menu


Daily Price Limits (Limit Up Down) Explanation for Bonds

Discussion in Commodities

    1. trending_up 1,003 views
    2. thumb_up 0 thanks given
    3. group 1 followers
    1. forum 1 posts
    2. attach_file 0 attachments

Search this Thread

Daily Price Limits (Limit Up Down) Explanation for Bonds

  #1 (permalink)
Los Angeles
Posts: 132 since Mar 2011
Thanks Given: 97
Thanks Received: 112

Can someone explain to me the limits for T-bonds. Yesterday I've already made a mistake of not buying T-bonds because I was afraid they were limit up (it looked like it, a certain price was reached and after that only horizontal dots and then it took off, I sold them on the way down though ),

The numbers on CME website don't make sense to me:

scroll down to " Price Limit Or Circuit ", then download the excel file and it says for T-bonds (ZB)
Base in real economic value Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5

$9000 900 1200 1500 1800 No Limit

So, what the hell are $9000 900 and 1200??? I understand in different markets the 7% or the 10% but these numbers don't make any sense whatsoever. 900 is 10% of 9000 but that's all my pattern recognition ability could master. I've never traded through a limit up/down market so before I do something stupid please explain, Thanks! And happy trading, these markets are amazing

Reply With Quote

Can you help answer these questions
from other members on NexusFi?
Exit Strategy
MC PL editor upgrade
Pivot Indicator like the old SwingTemp by Big Mike
NT7 Indicator Script Troubleshooting - Camarilla Pivots
Trade idea based off three indicators.
Traders Hideout
Best Threads (Most Thanked)
in the last 7 days on NexusFi
Diary of a simple price action trader
31 thanks
My NQ Trading Journal
21 thanks
Just another trading journal: PA, Wyckoff & Trends
17 thanks
Tao te Trade: way of the WLD
13 thanks
HumbleTraders next chapter
9 thanks

Last Updated on March 9, 2020

© 2024 NexusFi™, s.a., All Rights Reserved.
Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama City, Panama, Ph: +507 833-9432 (Panama and Intl), +1 888-312-3001 (USA and Canada)
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice. There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
About Us - Contact Us - Site Rules, Acceptable Use, and Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy - Downloads - Top
no new posts