Cleveland on Cotton: Bullet Train Was Riding High This Week

🕔May 18, 2018Cotton prices took a ride on the bullet train this week as new crop futures made life of contract highs in all active months. Granted, most are focused on the […]

Rose on Cotton: Foreign Demand Excellent; Crop Weather Tough Everywhere

🕔May 18, 2018The July and Dec contracts posted significant weekly wins (for bulls and producers) gaining 193 and 214 points, respectively. The old crop/new crop straddle weakened just a bit to 412.   […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔May 18, 2018Average quotations were 134 points lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […]

Thompson on Cotton: Would Enough Rain In Texas Be Too Much?

🕔May 18, 2018Once again showing itself to be a weather market, cotton prices retreated below 80 cents early in the week reacting to the forecast showing West Texas was in line to […]

Shurley on Cotton: Exports, Production Uncertainty Should Offer Price Support

🕔May 15, 2018Last week (on May 10,2018) USDA released its monthly crop production and supply and demand estimates. Each year, the May report contains the first projections for the upcoming new crop […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Seemingly Bullish USDA Report Turns Sour

🕔May 11, 2018The cotton market had a rough and tumble week as a seemingly bullish supply demand report turned sour. Prices dipped on the week in spite of increased exports forecast by […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔May 11, 2018Average quotations were 131 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […]

Thompson on Cotton: New Crop Breaks Through the 80 Cent Door

🕔May 11, 2018After weeks of knocking at the door, new crop cotton prices finally broke through 80 cents last Friday (5/4) and closed above it at 80.57. It appeared market momentum was […]

Rose on Cotton: Explosion of Gains on July and Dec – Keep an Eye on the Smart Bulls

🕔May 4, 2018ICE cotton futures exploded from a near- to medium-term consolidation phase to finish the week with the July and Dec contracts gaining 240 and 98 points, respectively. The Dec contract […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔May 4, 2018Average quotations were 15 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […]

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