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 – […]

Rose on Cotton: Booking Slows – Also, Pondering New Cottonseed Program

🕔Feb 16, 2018The May contract finished modestly lower on the week, giving up 47 points to settle at 77.16. The May – July spread finished at (96) while the old crop/new crop […]

Rose On Cotton: USDA’s Reports Feed The Bears And The Bulls This Week

🕔Feb 9, 2018The Mar contract again finished lower on the week, giving up 62 points to settle at 76.68. The Mar – May spread finished stronger Vs Feb 2 at (95) while […]

Rose On Cotton: Where’s The Peak With This Market?

🕔Jan 19, 2018The bulls have initiated a fresh streak in the winner’s circle with back to back weekly gains totaling 541 points (174 of those this week). Although the Mar contract did […]

Rose on Cotton: Latest Market Action Supported By Outside Factors

🕔Jan 12, 2018The bulls returned to the winner’s circle this week in spectacular fashion, with the March contract gaining 367 points while trading as high as 664 points on last week’s settlement […]

Rose on Cotton: Forward Contracting Basis Feels Lukewarm; WASDE Acres Report Anticipated

🕔Jan 5, 2018The weekly winning streak for the bulls ended at 10, with the Mar contract giving up 62 points on the week to settle at 78.00 – but not before the […]

Rose on Cotton: 10 Consecutive Weekly Wins…Wow

🕔Dec 29, 2017Cotton bulls closed out 2017 with 10 consecutive weekly wins, the most recent a 76 point gain.  ICE Mar futures gained 582 points in Dec and, on a rolling front […]

Rose on Cotton: What’s Fueling this Market Run?

🕔Dec 15, 2017Cotton bulls extended their weekly streak to eight on a tightening world balance sheet and continued strong US export sales business, with the Mar contract gaining 220 points on the […]

Rose on Cotton: We’ll Take That Win

🕔Nov 17, 2017Cotton bulls were once again small winners on the week as demand became the market’s focal point, with the Mar contract picking up 21 points.  The Dec – Mar switch […]

Rose on Cotton: USDA Av. Yield 900 Lbs.; Be Wary of the Enthusiasm Factor

🕔Nov 10, 2017Cotton bulls were small winners on the week, despite the release of a burdensome USDA domestic balance sheet with the Dec and Mar contracts picking up 37 and 33 points […]

The Latest