A late surge lifted cotton futures to a triple-digit closing gain above highs of the previous four sessions in spot March Monday.
March settled up 132 points to 58.62 cents, its highest close since Jan. 16 and near the high of its 153-point range from down four points 57.26 cents to up 149 points at 58.79 cents. It posted the session low in the early minutes of overnight dealings.
May closed up 125 points to 59.45 cents, July advanced 119 points to 60.30 cents and December rose 92 points to 62.42 cents.
Volume slowed to an estimated 28,700 lots from ...