LH=F - future for LH, October, 2018, t

CME - CME Delayed Price. Currency in USX
56.10
-0.38 (-0.66%)
As of 2:04PM EDT. Market open.
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Pre. SettlementN/A
Settlement Date2018-10-12
Open56.55
Bid55.80
Last Price56.22
Day's Range55.67 - 57.33
Volume19,471
Ask56.22
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