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DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Fri Mar 28, 2014 03:13 PM CDT

Cotton futures posted triple-digit current-crop closing gains Friday to finish ahead for the fourth consecutive week.

Spot May gained 118 points to close at 93.74 cents, right at the high of its 155-point range from down 31 points at 92.25 cents to up 124 points at 93.80 cents. It closed higher for the second straight day, the first time it has finished twice in the same direction in six sessions.

July closed up 124 points to 93.61 cents and December settled up 48 points to 79.93 cents. For the week, May gained 43 points and July rose 91 points, while ...

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