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backwardation in a sentence

Example sentences for backwardation

Near term prices then fall back, reducing the futures market backwardation and improving the incentives to build inventories.
The accountant wonders if his futures market holdings back home are headed for contango or backwardation.
Finally, gasoline prices were in steep backwardation until recently, discouraging inventory growth at the margin.
Crude oil futures contracts have historically traded in backwardation, the case in which futures prices are below spot prices.
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