TradeStation Futures Symbol Reference

Below is a breakdown of the futures symbols by the exchanges on which they are traded. Also included is a list of symbols that are no longer traded. This document is subject to change, so check back for updates.

Chicago Board of Trade

·    Agricultural Futures and Options

·    Financial Futures and Options

·    Index Futures and Options

·    Metals Futures and Options

·    Midam Futures and Options

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

·    Chemical Futures and Options

·    Commodity Futures and Options

·    Currency Futures and Options

·    Equity Index Futures and Options

·    Interest Rate Futures and Options

·    Weather Futures and Options

New York Board of Trade

·    Alternative Index TK Futures and Options

·    Commodity Futures and Options

·    Currency Futures and Options

·    Index Futures and Options

 

New York Mercantile Exchange

·    Comex Division

·    Nymex Division

 

Kansas City Board of Trade

 

Minneapolis Grain Exchange

 

Symbols No Longer Trading TradeStation Historical Data

 

Chicago Board of Trade Agricultural Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root Electronic Option Root (Put and Call)
Corn C 07/01/1959 Mar-1960 CY PY OZC
Oats O 07/01/1959 Mar-1960 OO OV OZO
Rough Rice RR 08/20/1986 Jan-1987 RRC RRP OZR
Soybean Meal SM 07/02/1959 Jan-1960 MY MZ OZM
Soybean Oil BO 07/01/1959 Jan-1960 OY OZ OZL
Soybeans S 07/01/1959 Jan-1960 CZ PZ OZS
Wheat W 07/01/1959 Mar-1960 WY WZ OZW

 

Chicago Board of Trade Financial Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root Electronic Option Root (Put and Call)
10 Year Agency Notes DN
VP (AON)
05/14/2001
06/06/2001
Jun-2001
Jun-2001
DNC
 
DNP OAN
 
10 Yr Interest Rate Swap NI
SR (a/c/e)
10/25/2001
10/24/2001
Dec-2001
Dec-2001
 NIC NIP OSR
10 Yr US Treasury Note TY 05/03/1982 Sep-1982 TC TP OZN
2 Year US Treasury Note TU 08/31/1992 Sep-1992 TUC TUP OZT
30 Day Federal Funds FF 10/03/1988 Nov-1988  FFC FFP  
30 Yr US Treasury Bond US 08/22/1977 Dec-1977 CG PG OZB
5 Year Agency Notes AB
VC (AON)
12/20/2001
06/05/2001
Mar-2003
May-2001
 DFC DFP  OAF
5 Yr Agency Note Reduced Tick Spread HA 06/06/2001 Dec-2001  NGC NGP OSA
5 Yr US TNote Tick Reduced Spread FA 06/06/2001 Dec-2001      
5 Yr US Treasury Note FV 05/20/1988 Jun-1988 FL FP OZF
Bond Reduced Tick Spread BA 06/06/2001 Dec-2001      
Long Term Municipal Bond Index MB
QQ (AON)
06/11/1985
06/05/2001
Sep-1985
June-2001
     
Mini-size Deferred Eurodollar YE2 12/18/2001 Dec-2001      
Mini-sized 10 Yr US Treasury Note YN 10/01/2001 Dec-2001      
Mini-sized 30 Yr US Treasury Bond YH 10/01/2001 Dec-2001      
Mini-sized Eurodollar YE 12/05/2001 Dec-2001      

 

Chicago Board of Trade Index Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root Electronic Option Root (Put and Call)
Dow Jones AIG Commodity Index AI 11/13/2001 Dec-2001      
Dow Jones Industrial Average DJ 10/06/1997 Dec-1997 DJC DJP OZD
Mini-sized DJ Industrial Average YM 10/01/2001 Dec-2001      

 

Chicago Board of Trade Metals Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
1000 Ounce Silver AG 11/22/1989 Feb-1991 AC AP
5000 Ounce Silver SV 01/02/1992 Feb-1992    
Kilo Gold KI 04/12/1983 May-1983    
Mini-sized New York Gold YG 10/01/2001 Oct-2001    
Mini-sized New York Silver YI 10/01/2001 Oct-2001    

 

Chicago Board of Trade Midam Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
British Pound XP 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    
Corn XC 06/03/1991 Sep-1991    
Lean Hogs XH 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    
Live Cattle XL 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    
Oats XO 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    
Soybean Meal XE 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    
Soybean Oil XR 01/19/1999 Mar-1999    
Soybeans XS 10/13/1992 Nov-1992    
Wheat XW 10/13/1992 Dec-1992    

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Chemical Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Benzene BZ 10/19/2001 Dec-2001    
Mixed Xylenes MX 10/19/2001 Dec-2001    

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Commodity Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Butter DB 09/29/1999 Oct-1999 DB DB
Class IV Milk DK 06/05/2001 Jan-2002 DK DK
E-Mini Feeder Cattle FM 06/18/01 Aug-2001    
E-Mini Lean Hog HM 01/31/2001 June-2001    
Feeder Cattle FC 09/06/1973 Mar-1974 KF JF
Feeder Cattle (Side by Side Globex2) FC 03/04/2002 Mar-2002    
Frozen Pork Bellies PB 01/22/1963 Aug-1963 KP JP
Goldman Sachs Commodity Index GI 07/28/1992 Aug-1992 GI GI
Lean Hogs LH 08/01/1969 Oct-1969 CH PH
Lean Hogs (Side by Side Globex2) LH 03/04/2002 May-2002    
Live Cattle LC 11/30/1964 Apr-1965 CK PK
Live Cattle (Side by Side Globex2) LC 03/04/2002 Apr-2002    
Lumber 110 K LB 11/16/1972 Sep-1973 KL JL
Milk DA 08/15/1996 Sep-1996 DA DA
Non Fat Dry Milk NF 06/12/2001 Jul-2001    

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Equity Index Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
E-Mini Nasdaq 100 NQ 06/22/1999 Sep-1999    
E-Mini Russell 2000 ER2 10/25/2001 Dec-2001    
E-Mini S&P 500 ES
EG (AON)
09/11/1997
09/28/1999
Dec-1997
Dec-1999
ES
 
ES
 
E-Mini S&P Midcap 400 EMD 01/28/2002 Mar-2001    
Fortune e-50 Index FE 03/12/2001 Jun-2001    
Nasdaq 100 ND 04/10/1996 Jun-1996 ND ND
Nikkei 225 NK 09/25/1990 Dec-1990 KN JN
Russell 2000 RL 02/04/1993 Mar-1993 RL RL
S&P 500 SP 04/21/1982 Jun-1982 CS PS
S&P 500 Barra Growth SG 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
S&P 500 Barra Value SU 05/14/2001 Jun-2001    
S&P Midcap 400 MD 02/13/1992 Mar-1992 MD MD

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Currency Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Australian Dollar AD
LA (AON)
01/13/1987
05/25/2001
Mar-1987
June-2001
KA
 
JA
 
Brazilian Real BR
BQ (Euro)
08/15/1996
11/01/2001
Sep-1996
Jan-2002
   
British Pound BP
LP (AON)
05/05/1976
05/15/2001
Mar-1977
Jun-2001
CP PP
Canadian Dollar CD
LK (AON)
CX (Euro)
04/24/1978
05/14/2001
09/18/2001
Mar-1979
Jun-2001
Mar-2002
CV
 
 
PV
 
 
E-Mini Euro FX E7 05/14/2001 Jun-2001    
E-Mini Japanese Yen J7 05/14/2001 Jun-2001    
Euro FX EC
UG (AON)
01/04/1999
05/15/2001
Mar-1999
Sep-2001
EC EC
Euro FX/BP Cross Rate RP
UE (AON)
09/30/1999
11/30/2001
Mar-2000
Dec-2001
   
Euro FX/JY Cross Rate RY
UH (AON)
09/30/1999
09/14/2001
Mar-2000
Sep-2001
   
Euro FX/SF Cross Rate RF 09/30/1999 Jun-2000    
Japanese Yen JY
LJ (AON)
JQ (Euro)
06/02/1981
10/11/1999
05/14/2001
Mar-1982
Sep-2001
Sep-2001
CJ
 
 
PJ
 
 
Mexican Peso MP1
LM (AON)
MQ (Euro)
09/30/1999
05/16/2001
05/14/2001
Dec-1999
June-2001
June-2001
MP1
 
 
MP1
 
 
New Zealand Dollar NE1
UK (AON)
09/27/1999
 
Mar-2000
 
 NE1  NE1
Russian Ruble RU
UU (AON)
06/16/1998
 
Dec-1998
 
   
South African Rand RA
UR (AON)
AQ (Euro)
09/27/1999
 
05/14/2001
Oct-1999
 
May-2001
   
Swiss Franc SF
LS (AON)
SQ (Euro)
02/04/1976
07/13/2000
05/14/2001
Mar-1977
Jun-2001
Jun-2001
CF
 
 
PF
 
 

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Interest Rate Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
13 Week US T-Bill TB 01/07/1976 Mar-1976 CQ PQ
Eurodollar ED
ED
12/09/1981
06/08/2001
Mar-1982
Mar-2001
CE PE
Euroyen EY 09/30/1999 Dec-1999 EY EY
Euroyen-LIBOR EL 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Fed Fund Turn Rate TZ 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Japanese Government Bond JB 06/05/2001 Jun-2001    
LIBOR EM 04/05/1990 May-1990 EM EM

 

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Weather Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Atlanta Cooling Degree Days K1     K1 K1
Atlanta Heating Degree Days H1 06/23/2000 Feb-2001 H1 H1
Chicago Cooling Degree Days K2     K2  K2
Chicago Heating Degree Days h6 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 h6 h6
Cincinnati Cooling Degree Days K3     K3 K3
Cincinnati Heating Degree Days H3 09/30/1999 Jan-2000 H3 H3
Dallas/Ft Wth Cooling Degree Days K5 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K5 K5
Dallas/Ft Wth Heating Degree Days H5 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 H5 H5
Des Moines Cooling Degree Days K9 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K9 K9
Des Moines Heating Degree Days H9 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 H9 H9
Las Vegas Cooling Degree Days K0 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K0 K0
Las Vegas Heating Degree Days H0 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 H0 H0
New York Cooling Degree Days K4 06/05/2001 May-2002 K4 K4
New York Heating Degree Days H4 09/30/1999 Jan-2000 H4 H4
Philadelphia Cooling Degree Days K6 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K6 K6
Philadelphia Heating Degree Days H6 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 H6 H6
Portland Cooling Degree Days K7 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K7 K7
Portland Heating Degree Days h6 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 h6 h6
Tucson Cooling Degree Days K8 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 K8 K8
Tucson Heating Degree Days H8 06/05/2001 Oct-2001 H8 H8

 

Kansas City Board of Trade

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
ISDEX Index IQ 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Value Line Index MV 02/24/1982 Jun-1982    
Wheat (Hard Red Winter) KW 04/09/1976 Jul-1976 HC HP

 

Minneapolis Grain Exchange

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Cottonseed CS        
Durum Wheat DW 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Hard Red Spring Wheat MW 11/18/1980 Dec-1980 CW PW
National Corn Index IT 02/19/2002 Apr-2002 IT IT
National Soybean Index IS 02/19/2002 Mar-2002 IS IS
Soft White Wheat NW 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Twin Cities On Peak Electric BG 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    

 

New York Board of Trade Commodity Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Cocoa CC 07/01/1959 Mar-1960 CC CC
Coffee C KC 03/17/1978 May-1979 KC KC
Cotton No. 2 CT 07/01/1959 Jul-1960 CT CT
FCOJ - 2 OK 06/28/2001 July-2001    
FCOJ - Differential OD 06/05/2001 July-2001    
Frozen Concentrated Orange Juice (FCOJ-1) OJ 02/01/1967 May-1967 OJ OJ
Mini Coffee C MK 03/15/2002 Apr-2002    
Sugar No. 11 SB 01/04/1961 Jul-1961 SB SB
Sugar No. 14 SE 09/01/1993 Nov-1993    

 

New York Board of Trade Currency Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Australian Dollar/Canadian Dollar AS 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 AS AS
Australian Dollar/Japanese Yen YA 05/14/2001 Jun-2001    
Australian Dollar/New Zealand $ AR 05/17/2001 Jun-2001    
Australian Dollar/US Dollar AU 05/23/2001 Jun-2001 AU AU
British Pound/Japanese Yen SY 05/23/2001 Jun-2001 SY SY
British Pound/Swiss Franc SS 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 SS SS
British Pound/US Dollar YP 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 YP YP
Canadian Dollar/Japanese Yen HY 05/23/2001 Jun-2001 HY HY
Euro/Australian Dollar RI 05/30/2001 Jun-2001 RI RI
Euro/British Pound GB 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 GB GB
Euro/Canadian Dollar EP 10/01/1999 Dec-1999    
Euro/Japanese Yen EJ 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 EJ EJ
Euro/Norwegian Krone OL 06/05/2001 Jun-2001    
Euro/Swedish Krona RK 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 RK RK
Euro/Swiss Franc RZ 06/28/2000 Sep-2000 RZ RZ
Euro/US Dollar EO 05/29/2001 Jun-2001    
Large Euro/US Dollar EU 06/05/2001 Jun-2001 EU EU
New Zealand Dollar/US Dollar ZX 05/15/2001 Jun-2001 ZX ZX
Swiss Franc/Japanese Yen ZY 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 ZY ZY
US Dollar/Canadian Dollar YD 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 YD YD
US Dollar/Japanese Yen YY 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 YY YY
US Dollar/Norwegian Krone NS 05/17/2001 Jun-2001 NS NS
US Dollar/South African Rand ZR 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 ZR ZR
US Dollar/Swedish Krona KU 05/24/2001 Jun-2001 KU KU
US Dollar/Swiss Franc YF 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 YF YF

 

New York Board of Trade Index Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
5 Yr Treasury Note FY 09/29/1999 Nov-1999    
CRB/Bridge Index CR 06/12/1986 Sep-1986 CR CR
NYSE Composite Index Large YL 09/29/1999 Dec-1999    
NYSE Composite Index - Mini YS 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
NYSE Composite Index - Regular YX 06/21/1983 Jun-1983 YX YX
Russell 1000 Index Large RQ 09/29/1999 Dec-1999    
Russell 1000 Index Regular R 09/29/1999 Dec-1999 R R
US Dollar Index DX 11/20/1985 Mar-1986 DX DX

 

New York Board of Trade Alternative Index TK Futures and Options

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
S&P Commodity Index I 10/19/2001 Jan-2002 I I

 

New York Mercantile Exchange Comex Division

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Aluminum AF 09/30/1999 Oct-1999 OA OA
Copper HG 07/01/1959 Jan-1960 HX HX
Gold GC 12/31/1974 Jan-1975 OG OG
Palladium PA 01/05/1977 Mar-1977    
Platinum PL 03/01/1968 Jul-1968 PO PO
Silver SI 06/13/1963 Mar-1964 SO SO

 

New York Mercantile Exchange Nymex Division

Description Futures Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
Call Option Root Put Option Root
Brent Crude Oil SC 09/05/2001 Nov-2001 BW BW
Brent/Crude Oil Crack Spread BW 10/02/2001 Nov-2001    
Central Appalachian Coal QL 07/12/2001 Sep-2001    
Gasoline/Crude Oil Crack Spread UC 09/30/1999 Nov-1999    
Heating Oil HO 03/06/1979 Dec-1979 OH OH
Heating Oil/Crude Oil Crack Spread HC 09/30/1999 Dec-1999    
Henry Hub Natural Gas NG 04/03/1990 Jul-1990 ON ON
Henry Hub Natural Gas Swap NN 12/03/2001 Jan-2001    
Light Sweet Crude Oil CL 03/30/1983 Jun-1983 LO LO
NY Harbor Unleaded Gasoline HU 12/03/1984 Jan-1985 GO GO
Propane PN 08/21/1987 Dec-1987    

 

Symbols No Longer Trading TradeStation Historical Data

Description Exchange Root Daily Data/
First Date
Daily Data/
First Contract
10 Yr T Note MIDAM XN 09/30/1999 Dec-1999
5 Yr T Note MIDAM XV 07/13/2000 Sep-2000
Argentine FRB Brady Bond  CME AT 10/05/1999 Dec-1999
Australian Dollar MIDAM XA 09/30/1999 Dec-1999
Brazilian 2X C Brady Bond  CME BF 10-01/1999 Dec-1999
Brazilian 2X EI Brady Bond CME BE 10/04/1999 Dec-1999
CA/OR Border Electricity NYMEX WC 06/06/2001 Jun-2001
Canadian Dollar MIDAM XD 01/11/1991 Mar-1991
Cheddar Cheese CME DC 09/07/1993 Nov-1993
Cinergy Electricity NYMEX CN 08/11/1998 Feb-1999
Deutschemark CME DM 03/19/1976 Mar-1977
Deutschemark MIDAM XM 10/13/1992 Mar-1993
Deutschemark (Euro Term) CME DQ 05/15/2001 June-2001
Dry Whey CME DY 12/28/2000 Dec-2000
Entergy Electricity NYMEX NT 09/30/1999 Jan-2000
Euro MIDAM GX 05/14/2001 June-2001
Eurodollar MIDAM UD 09/30/1999 Dec-1999
French Franc CME FR 09/29/1999 Dec-1999
FTSE Eurotop 100 COMEX ER 10/26/1992 Mar-1993
FTSE Eurotop 300 COMEX EA 06/05/2001 Jun-2002
Gold 100 oz CBOT GH 06/26/2000 June-2000
Japanese Yen MIDAM XJ 10/13/1992 Dec-1992
Mexican 2X Brady Bonds CME MN 10/01/1999 Dec-1999
Mexican CETES CME TS 09/27/1999 Dec-1999
Mexican TIIE CME TE 09/27/1999 Oct-1999
Mid-Columbia River Electricity NYMEX KM 06/06/2001 Jul-2001
Mortgage CME MF 05/14/2001 July-2001
NY Gold MIDAM XK 10/13/1992 Dec-1992
NY Silver MIDAM XY 10/13/1992 Dec-1992
Oriented Strand Board CME SD 05/31/2001 July-2001
Oriented Strand Board Northcentral CME BD 09/28/1999 Nov-1999
Oriented Strand Board Western CME WE 05/18/2001 July-2001
Palo Verde Electricity NYMEX WV 09/30/1999 Oct-1999
PJM Electricity NYMEX QJ 06/06/2001 Jul-2001
Platinum MIDAM XU 10/13/1992 Apr-1993
PSE Technology Index NYBOT TK 09/29/1999 Mar-2000
Stocker Cattle CME ST 09/28/1999 Oct-1999
Swiss Franc MIDAM XF 10/13/1992 Dec-1992
Treasury Bills MIDAM XT 10/13/1992 Dec-1992
Treasury Bonds MIDAM XB 12/10/1987 Dec-1987