Roll-Over

What is Roll-Over?

Roll-Over meaning A trading procedure involving the shift of one month of a straddle into another future month while holding the other contract month. The shift can take place in either the long or short straddle month. The term also applies to lifting a near futures position and re-establishing it in a more deferred delivery month.

 

reference: U.S. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION – CFTC Glossary