DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Mon Sep 23, 2013 03:01 PM CDT

Cotton futures traded with little conviction within tight ranges and exceedingly thin volume and finished mixed Monday, down 32 to up 24 points in traded contracts.

Benchmark December closed off 25 points to 84.27 cents, finishing an inside day around the lower third of its 54-point range from up 12 points at 84.64 to down 42 points at 84.10 cents. It spent most of the day on the defensive and settled at a five-session low close.

October, where first notice day arrives Tuesday, closed off 32 points to 83.01 cents and March settled down 23 points to 84.18 cents. Open ...

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