CME Group reports December contracts increased 13% YoY CME Group announced that December 2013 volume averaged 10.9M contracts per day, up 13% compared with December 2012. Total volume for December 2013 was more than 228M contracts, of which 85% was traded electronically.
CME Group price target raised to $92 from $84 at Argus Argus increased its price target on CME as the firm expects the company's results to improve in coming quarters. The firm predicts that the company will benefit from renewed demand for risk management products, and anticipates that it will keep its costs in check. Argus keeps a Buy rating on the shares.