Pete and James take a step back and run through the basics of S&P 500 index futures. They discuss both the larger E-mini contract (/ES) and the smaller Micro E-mini S&P 500 contract (/MES). After discussing the concept of futures leverage and the specifications of the S&P 500 contracts, the two walk through several trade examples of how profit and loss is calculated when trading /ES or /MES.
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