Cotton futures ticked slightly lower in benchmark December Tuesday after nudging overnight above the previous session's inside-range high.
December hovered off 25 points to 63.75 cents at 7:51 a.m. CDT, trading within an 88-point range from 64.25 to 63.37 cents on a contract volume of 3,032 lots. It touched the low -- even with Monday's low -- in the early minutes of overnight dealings.
Thinly traded October was up 13 points to 65.49 on a turnover of a mere eight lots and March dipped 27 points to 63.71 cents on 278 lots.
In outside markets, Dow Jones futures traded off ...