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DTN Cotton Close: Rallies Off Nine-Session Low to Finish Higher

DTN Cotton Close: Rallies Off Nine-Session Low to Finish Higher

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 28, 2017

July finished modestly lower for the week and slightly higher for the month. Mills added 1,113 lots to their total unpriced on-call position. U.S. Far East premium widened a bit. Cotton futures rallied off a nine-session low in most-active July

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower to Extend Prior-Day Losses

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower to Extend Prior-Day Losses

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 28, 2017

July positioned for weekly reversal down. U.S. economy grew at the slowest pace in three years during the first quarter. Cash online sales increased to 166 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked slightly lower in the early going Friday,

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DTN Cotton Close: Tumbles to Triple-Digit Old-Crop Losses

DTN Cotton Close: Tumbles to Triple-Digit Old-Crop Losses

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 27, 2017

U.S. 2016-17 export commitments maintained a lead of 5.7 million running bales or 70% over cumulative sales a year ago. Shipments remained ahead of the pace needed to reach the USDA estimate. Cotton futures settled on triple-digit losses in old-crop

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower As Export Sales Decline

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower As Export Sales Decline

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 27, 2017

U.S. weekly upland export sales fell to 115,500 running bales and upland shipments dropped to 302,400 RB. Cash online sales fell to 44 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures traded lower early Thursday, slipping to new session lows after the

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DTN Cotton Close: Mixed Prior to Export Sales

DTN Cotton Close: Mixed Prior to Export Sales

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 26, 2017

Maturing May hit new contract high. Decline generally expected in U.S. weekly upland export sales for shipment this season. Projected higher proportion of acres in Southwest seen as playing key new-crop role. Cotton futures finished mixed Wednesday, with most-active July

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Modestly Lower in Early Going

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Modestly Lower in Early Going

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 26, 2017

Weekly export sales report eyed. Cash online business sales rose to 388 bales on The Seam. Fifty-two new May delivery notices issued. Cotton futures ticked modestly lower in wary early dealings Wednesday ahead of the U.S. weekly export sales-shipments report.

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DTN Cotton Close: Nearby Contracts Rally Higher

DTN Cotton Close: Nearby Contracts Rally Higher

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 25, 2017

Tightening availability of current supplies continued to vie for attention with prospects for increased plantings. Chances for showers forecast for the Texas High Plains. Cotton futures rallied from a morning sinking spell to close higher in the front four contracts

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DTN Cotton Open: Extends Prior-Day Loss in July

DTN Cotton Open: Extends Prior-Day Loss in July

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 25, 2017

U.S. cotton crop 11% planted, up from 10% last year but below the five-year average of 12%. An additional 353 lots tendered on the May contract. Cash online sales fell to only 11 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked

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DTN Cotton Close: Choppy Session Finishes Mixed

DTN Cotton Close: Choppy Session Finishes Mixed

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Rio Grande Valley cotton got needed rain. Corpus classing office prepares for increased receipts. Storms brought welcomed moisture to areas of Southeast and Delta. Rivers in Far West overflowed banks. Upland outstanding loans fell to 2.6 million RB. Cotton futures

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Indecisively Near Unchanged

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Indecisively Near Unchanged

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Global equities mostly surged and U.S. dollar tumbled on French election. May delivery notices totaled 130. Trend-following funds cut their net longs 1,713 lots. Cash online sales dwindled to 564 bales. Cotton futures ticked mostly just below unchanged to flat

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