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Rose On Cotton: Market Hits Thin Air — Now What?

Rose On Cotton: Market Hits Thin Air — Now What?

πŸ‘€By Louis Rose, The Rose Report 🕔May 20, 2017

The July contract began the week with a rash of short-covering, no doubt spurred by ICE’s weekend decision to significantly increase margin requirements. July gapped well over 100 points higher on the opening bell last Sunday evening and touched 87.18

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Rose on Cotton: Holding Firm – Are You Gonna be a King of the Coffee Shop?

Rose on Cotton: Holding Firm – Are You Gonna be a King of the Coffee Shop?

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔May 12, 2017

The bulls were winners in old crop July this week – and in a large way – while (unfortunately for producers) the bears were winners in the Dec, albeit it modestly.Β  For the week July surged, picking up 441 points.

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Rose on Cotton: Politicians Took Swipe at Cotton Industry; WASDE Reports Next Week

Rose on Cotton: Politicians Took Swipe at Cotton Industry; WASDE Reports Next Week

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔May 5, 2017

The bulls held their own through Thursday, but on Friday they either ran out of steam or just simply threw in the towel. The July and Dec contracts finished the week with losses of 110 and 50 points, respectively. The

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Rose on Cotton: Wet Weather Holding Planters Back; Watch Dec Contract

Rose on Cotton: Wet Weather Holding Planters Back; Watch Dec Contract

πŸ‘€Louis W Rose IV, Rose Commodity Group 🕔Apr 28, 2017

The bulls took a break this week with the ICE July and Dec contracts giving back 46 and 34 points on the week, respectively. The July – Dec straddle finished the week at a 425 point inversion, down just slightly

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Rose on Cotton: Crop Worth Less in the Future? Time to Get Some Protection Now.

Rose on Cotton: Crop Worth Less in the Future? Time to Get Some Protection Now.

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Apr 21, 2017

The bulls were again winners in an exciting week for longs and producers. In last week’s report, I said the markets bias would be near unchanged to a bit lower. I was wrong. Β  Despite the impending First Notice Day,

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Rose on Cotton: Take Advantage of Current Prices or Wait for A Rally?

Rose on Cotton: Take Advantage of Current Prices or Wait for A Rally?

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Apr 7, 2017

The bulls ran out of steam this week, allowing the bears to maul them with the lead May contract losing 387 points; the July contract gave up 312 points and the Dec 180.Β  The nearby May – July spread weakened

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Rose on Cotton: Forward Contracts – Read the Fine Print or Get Help Before Signing

Rose on Cotton: Forward Contracts – Read the Fine Print or Get Help Before Signing

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Mar 31, 2017

The ICE May contract and the nearby May – July spread effectively finished unchanged on the week on extremely strong demand data and bearish new crop acreage data. Β The Dec contract was less affected by the torrid pace of US

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Rose On Cotton: Recent Weakness May Be Partly Tied To Political Events

Rose On Cotton: Recent Weakness May Be Partly Tied To Political Events

πŸ‘€By Louis Rose, The Rose Report 🕔Mar 26, 2017

It was a trying, frustrating, if not outright miserable week for bullish row crop investors, with ICE cotton joining the CME grains in posting weekly setbacks. CME bulls took a shellacking, while cotton optimists were punished less severely. The ICE

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Rose on Cotton: Expect Planted Cotton Acres to Push 12 Million in 2017

Rose on Cotton: Expect Planted Cotton Acres to Push 12 Million in 2017

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Mar 17, 2017

The ICE May contract picked up 107 points this week, settling at 78.36. Dec futures picked up 34 points on the week at 75.63 with the July – Dec spread (straddle) finishing the week at a 273 point inversion. The

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Rose on Cotton: Plenty of Bullish Confidence — Don’t Lose Sight of Ups and Downs

Rose on Cotton: Plenty of Bullish Confidence — Don’t Lose Sight of Ups and Downs

πŸ‘€By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Mar 10, 2017

The ICE May contract gave back 70 points this week, despite a blockbuster US export report and a supportive updated domestic balance sheet, settling at 77.29.Β  Dec futures picked up 35 points on the week with the July – Dec

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