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DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Fri Apr 24, 2015 02:52 PM CDT

Cotton futures climbed to the highest finish in most-active July Friday since its rally high on April 8.

July settled up 89 points to 66.34 cents, in the upper quarter of its 139-point range from down 25 points at 65.20 to up 114 points at 66.59 cents. At the high, July was up 609 points or 10.07% from its March 18 low and was within 11 ticks of the April peak of 66.70 cents.

Maturing May advanced 191 points to close at 66.50 cents, recapturing a premium over July, and December rose 48 points to finish at 65.62 cents.

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