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DTN Cotton Close: Settles Higher on Subdued Volume

DTN Cotton Close: Settles Higher on Subdued Volume

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 27, 2017

Big drop in certified stocks noted. Outside-day reversals up may have encouraged follow-through buying. Rains lifted spirits in the Texas Plains. California mapped about 291,600 acres of cotton. Cotton futures settled higher on subdued volume Tuesday, up 34 to 77

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Slightly Higher in Quiet Trade

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Slightly Higher in Quiet Trade

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 27, 2017

U.S. crop conditions declined last week, with good to excellent dropping to 57%, compared with 56% a year ago. Additional 240 July delivery notices issued. Cotton futures traded mostly slightly higher in quiet early dealings Tuesday, positioned for the third

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DTN Cotton Close: Rallies Off New Dec. Low

DTN Cotton Close: Rallies Off New Dec. Low

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 26, 2017

Traders eyed U.S. planted acreage report amid perceptions July notices are moving into strong commercial hands. Slight increase on average expected from March intentions. Cotton futures rallied off yet another new intraday low for the move to finish on a

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DTN Cotton Open: Trades Mixed As Dec. Ticks Lower

DTN Cotton Open: Trades Mixed As Dec. Ticks Lower

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 26, 2017

First-day July notices totaled 828 lots. Rains fell overnight in a broad Texas High Plains area accompanied by some hail and strong winds. Trend-following funds cut net longs to 45,183 lots, smallest since May 31, 2016. Cotton futures traded mixed

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DTN Cotton Close: Snaps 10-Session Losing Streak in Dec.

DTN Cotton Close: Snaps 10-Session Losing Streak in Dec.

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Mills stepped up their pricing in spot July to a hefty 11,322 lots. U.S. 2016-crop upland cotton under loan declined to 996,646 RB. Cotton futures settled higher in traded contracts across the board Friday, up 15 to 151 points, as

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Fractionally Lower Beyond July

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Fractionally Lower Beyond July

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 23, 2017

December positioned for third weekly loss in a row and eighth in the last nine weeks. China’s May imports reported up 9.25% from a year ago. Cotton futures traded fractionally lower beyond soon-to-mature July early Friday, with December positioned for

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DTN Cotton Close: Tumbles to New Low in Dec.

DTN Cotton Close: Tumbles to New Low in Dec.

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 22, 2017

U.S. export commitments reached nearly 105% of the USDA estimate for 2016-17 and already 30% of the 2017-18 projection. Rain prospects promising for Texas Plains, but previous disappointments noted. Cotton futures tumbled to triple-digit closing losses in most contracts beyond

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DTN Cotton Open: Market Remains Under Pressure

DTN Cotton Open: Market Remains Under Pressure

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 22, 2017

U.S. weekly upland export sales topped expectations at 167,500 RB for this season and 426,800 RB for next season. Tropical Storm Cindy came ashore and northwestern Texas Plains got rain. China’s crop estimated at 24.66 million bales. Cash online sales

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DTN Cotton Close: Reverses Off Early Gains to Close Lower

DTN Cotton Close: Reverses Off Early Gains to Close Lower

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 21, 2017

December fell to lower price since Oct. 12. Rain chances improved on the Texas Plains and Tropical Storm Cindy was expected to make landfall Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas state line. Cotton futures reversed off early gains to settle lower across

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DTN Cotton Open: Shows Green As Summer Begins

DTN Cotton Open: Shows Green As Summer Begins

πŸ‘€By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Jun 21, 2017

Market seeks to snap string of eight lower closes in a row. Movement of Tropical Storm Cindy toward the Gulf Coast tracked. Cotton futures traded in the green early Wednesday on this first day of summer, trying to snap a

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