U.S. Crude Futures Contracts Held By United States Oil Fund in 2008

February 9, 2009


The United States Oil Fund LP exchange traded fund has built up a large position in crude oil over the past four months, accounting for nearly a quarter of the open interest in the March contract on the NYMEX last week.

Following is a list of the tentative 2009 oil futures contract roll dates for the fund, according to United States Oil Fund’s Website.

January 6, 2009 July 7, 2009
February 6, 2009 August 6, 2009
March 6, 2009 September 8, 2009
April 7, 2009 October 6, 2009
May 5, 2009 November 6, 2009
June 8, 2009 December 7, 2009

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