Welcome to the RJO Futures trading terms glossary. Within this glossary, you will find an expansive list of trading terms covering commodity, option, and futures trading terminology. Bookmark this section as a quick reference for definitions of trading terms as you browse the Internet and our site for more information on futures and options trading within the financial and commodities markets.


Crop Reports

Reports compiled by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on various ag commodities that are released throughout the year. These include estimates on planted acreage, yield, and expected production—as well as comparison of production from previous years.