E-mini S&P500 Index Future ES Standard & Poors
- E-mini S&P500 Index Future ES Standard & Poors
Definition of 'E-mini S&P500 Index Future ES Standard & Poors'
The E-mini S&P500
Future is an index future based on the S&P500
index. The 'E' in E-mini stands for Electronic and the 'Mini' signifies that it is smaller than the traditional pit-traded S&P500 Index Future
. The Ticker Symbol for the E-mini S&P500
Index Future is ES
and you will often see it referred to as just ES
in trading text. It trades in values of $50 per point. Compare this to its big brother the SP
which trades in values of $250 per point, or five times the size of the ES
See Also: E-mini S&P500 Contract Specifications
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