Cotton futures snapped a four-session losing streak Friday, closing with a strong gain for the day but a weekly loss for the first time in five weeks.
Spot May closed up 142 points to 92.40 cents, in the upper half of its 243-point range from down 18 points at 90.80 to up 225 points at 93.23 cents. The high was precisely even with Tuesday's high.
July also gained 142 points to close at 92.67 cents and December added 48 points to 79.92 cents. For the week, May dropped 134 points, July slipped 94 points and December eased a single tick.