Cotton futures ticked slightly higher on light early volume Friday, positioned to show a small weekly gain in spot December.
December hovered up 27 points to 63.31 cents at 7:55 a.m. CDT, near the high of its 66-point range from 62.73 to 63.39 cents on a contract volume of 1,227 lots. It settled last Friday at 63 cents.
March gained 30 points to 62.18 cents, the high of its tiny 32-point range from the overnight low of 61.86 cents on a turnover of 574 lots.
In outside markets, U.S. stock index futures traded slightly lower after a doctor in the ...