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.   […]

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 […]

Rose on Cotton: Minor Losses for the Bulls; Crop Has Slow Start

🕔Apr 27, 2018The Bears posted wins this week in both old and new crop ICE contracts, but the Bull’s losses were very minor. July posted a 22 point loss Vs last Friday […]

Rose on Cotton: Bulls Pulled it Out; Export Demand Holding Strong

🕔Apr 20, 2018The Bulls pulled it out this week, posting a 138 point gain to finish at 84.73 ahead of potential rains across West Texas. The Dec contract finally broke through and […]

Rose on Cotton: U.S. Exports Running Strong – Time to Price More Crop?

🕔Apr 13, 2018The Bulls got to place a notch in the win column this week, with the July contract gaining 117 points. The Dec contract picked up 97 on the week, finishing […]

Rose on Cotton: Two Takeaways from This Week’s Trading

🕔Apr 6, 2018The bulls looked like unlikely winners at mid-week, but still managed to pull it off with the May contract gaining 108 points Vs the March 29 settlement. The May – […]

Rose on Cotton: Thin Air Above 80 Cents, Proceed with Caution

🕔Mar 29, 2018The Bears have made it three in a row, but this week’s win was farm from convincing – shaky even – at a mere 37 points. The May – July […]

Rose on Cotton: Bears Keeping an Eye on May Contract

🕔Mar 23, 2018The Bears have extended their weekly winning streak to two, with the May contract giving back 102 points Vs this time last week. The May – July spread weakened, but […]

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 […]



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