The last price paid for a futures contract on any trading day. Settlement prices are used to determine open trade equity, margin calls and invoice prices for deliveries. Also referred to as Closing Price.
In the stockmarket - time is not money - time is time and money is money.
Often money that is just sitting can later be moved into the right situation at the right time and make a vast fortune – patience – patience.
The currency, commodity, security or any other instrument that forms the basis of a futures or options contract