Trading Strategies

Hedging Against Rising Coffee Prices using Coffee Futures

Businesses that need to buy significant quantities of coffee can hedge against rising coffee price by taking up a position in the coffee futures...

Selling (Going Short) Coffee Futures to Profit from a Fall in Coffee Prices

If you are bearish on coffee, you can profit from a fall in coffee price by taking up a short position in the coffee...

Buying Coffee Put Options to Profit from a Fall in Coffee Prices

If you are bearish on coffee, you can profit from a fall in coffee price by buying (going long) coffee put options. Example: Long Coffee...

Coffee Futures Trading Basics

Coffee futures are standardized, exchange-traded contracts in which the contract buyer agrees to take delivery, from the seller, a specific quantity of coffee (eg....