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DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Mon Mar 31, 2014 02:55 PM CDT

Cotton futures settled with slight losses in old-crop deliveries and eked out small gains in new-crop contracts Monday.

Spot May reversed off a three-session high to close at 93.52 cents, in the lower half of its 229-point range from up 106 points at 94.80 to down 123 points at 92.51 cents. It finished up 638 points or 7.3% for the month and up 912 points or 10.5% for the year.

July settled down six ticks at 93.55 cents, a few points below the midpoint of its 2l3-point range, while December edged up seven points to finish at 80 cents, eight ...

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