DTN Cotton Open: Slightly Lower in Early Trade

🕔Mar 20, 2018May cotton was down 0.16 early, still cautious after Monday’s 1.62-cent drop even though northern Texas remains dry with hotter temperatures on the way. In Monday’s market, May cotton was […]

DTN Cotton Close: Skids Amid Steep Outside Losses

🕔Mar 19, 2018May closed on its lowest finish since Feb. 22. Classing of U.S. upland cotton reached 19.115 million RB last week, up 18% from last season’s final upland grading count. New-crop […]

DTN Cotton Open: Trades At or Near Lows in Early Going

🕔Mar 19, 2018May ticked below lows of prior seven sessions. Trend-following funds boosted their net longs 2,355 lots, the third straight weekly increase. Cash online sales slowed to 3,079 bales. Cotton futures […]

Cleveland On Cotton: No Letup On Demand – Even U.S. Mills Buying

🕔Mar 16, 2018Exceptionally strong demand continues to underpin the bull’s hopes for higher prices, while the bears are supported by the idea that market trading has become dull and listless in its […]

Rose On Cotton: Market Maybe Due For Correction – Stormy Spring Ahead?

🕔Mar 16, 2018Trading on old crop ICE futures was relatively volatile on the week, with bears ultimately proving winners. The May contract gave back 167 points Vs last Friday.  The May – […]

DTN Cotton Close: Meanders to Mixed Finish

🕔Mar 16, 2018Mills boosted total unpriced on-call sales to 15.635 million bales, second highest on record. U.S. competitive price position showed little change in the Far East. Cotton futures meandered largely within […]

Shurley on Cotton: Pulling the Trigger on the 2018 Crop

🕔Mar 16, 2018When deer hunting, I am often guilty of waiting and waiting and waiting on something better—often even turning down the opportunity to take a doe, in hopes that something bigger […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Mar 16, 2018Average quotations were the same as the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf […]

Thompson On Cotton: Cautiously Bullish, With Emphasis On “Cautiously”

🕔Mar 16, 2018Sound the trumpets and beat the gong, the market rally continues. May futures extended its retracement above 80 cents, closing today at 83.53. New crop December futures, which now has […]

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower in Early Going

🕔Mar 16, 2018May traded below the previous-session low and is positioned for a weekly loss. Cash online sales slowed to 4,559 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked lower in early dealings […]

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