Cotton futures ticked little changed on thin volume Friday, positioned to finish with a small weekly gain in spot May.
The May contract hovered up four points to 63.12 cents at 8 a.m. CDT, trading within a mere 41-point range from 62.80 to 63.21 cents on a contract volume of 809 lots. It opened overnight at 62.83 cents.
July was up a point at 63.51 cents on a turnover of 445 lots and December traded up seven points to 64.40 cents on 392 lots.
In outside markets, Dow Jones futures traded down 21 points and S&P futures down 2 points, ...