Shurley on Cotton: Have Prices Leveled Out? Mar 16, 2021

🕔Mar 16, 2021
It’s been a different tone to the market the past couple of weeks. Have we seen the pre-plant peak? Has the trajectory changed? New crop December futures peaked at 87.66 […]

Shurley on Cotton: Demand Key to 2021 Prices, Income, Risk Management Feb 26, 2021

🕔Feb 26, 2021
Prices have continued to show upward strength, although down sharply today—putting a halt to 9 consecutively higher days. Cotton futures were down 300 to 400 points today with old crop […]

Shurley on Cotton: Eventful Week Leaves Questions, Uncertainty Feb 12, 2021

🕔Feb 12, 2021
Cotton prices have been highly variable (wild) over the past week or more with triple digit moves up and down for 6 consecutive days Feb 4-11. Typically, this can be […]

Shurley on Cotton: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Why Feb 8, 2021

🕔Feb 8, 2021
This market is crazy unpredictable and unknown… but so far, in a good way. The multitude of factors impacting price are as complex as I’ve experienced in over 30 years […]

Shurley on Cotton: Enjoying One Heck of a Ride, But Caution Ahead Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Old crop March futures pushed above 81 cents this week. New crop December has topped 77 cents. Old crop was down a little today to close out the week but […]

Shurley on Cotton: Market Optimism May Also Fuel Uncertainties Jan 8, 2021

🕔Jan 8, 2021
2020 is now in the rear view mirror. We gladly say good riddance as 2020 was not a good year for many and for many reasons. 2021 brings hope of […]

Shurley on Cotton: A Different Tone Controls the Market Dec 15, 2020

🕔Dec 15, 2020
Last week was the best week news-wise for cotton in quite a while. USDA’s monthly production estimates finally showed the lower US crop that many have long said was out […]

Shurley On Cotton: 74-Cent Potential If The Right Factors Align Nov 30, 2020

🕔Nov 30, 2020
Nearby March futures made it a see-saw ride last week and we began this week on a down note.  After hitting the 74+cent level on Monday, prices moved sluggishly during […]

Shurley on Cotton: Market Flat, Awaits Next Event Nov 20, 2020

🕔Nov 20, 2020
Pricing opportunities have now moved to basis the March futures. So, you may notice the futures look to be a bit higher. That’s due to the “spread” between Dec and […]

Shurley on Cotton: Production Increase Surprises Market Nov 11, 2020

🕔Nov 11, 2020
Tuesday’s USDA crop production and supply/demand estimates were not what was expected. The market moved down for the day but, frankly, we can take relief that price did not decline […]

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