Cotton futures again traded within tight bands and finished with slight losses Friday, snapping a string of four consecutive higher closes.
Spot March settled down 21 points to 59.36 cents, in the middle of its 63-point range from down 52 points at 59.05 cents to up 11 points at 59.68 cents. It gained 206 points or 3.6% for the week but still lost 91 points or 1.5% for the month.
May closed down 33 points to 60.02 cents, July fell 44 points to 60.85 cents and December slipped 34 points to 62.79 cents.
Volume slowed to an estimated 26,400 lots ...