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By Jack Scoville | January 20, 2015
By Alex Davis, Bloomberg | November 24, 2014
Gold and cotton are among commodities that will drop the most if Brent crude extends its collapse to $70 a barrel, according to Societe Generale SA.
By Jack Scoville | November 20, 2014
Cotton futures closed lower. Trends remain down overall due to a stronger dollar and on fears of world economic growth.
By Jack Scoville | November 13, 2014
OJ futures closed lower. Cold weather has hit much of the U.S. and has reminded many speculators that winter is not that far away.
By Erik Tatje | November 5, 2014
Since the USDA WASDE report is scheduled to be released on Monday, Nov. 10th, it doesn’t appear as though the cotton market is setting up nicely for any substantial moves going into the end of this week.
By Nick Gentle and Cecile Vannucci, Bloomberg | September 26, 2014
The dollar strengthened and Treasuries fell after a report on U.S. economic growth.
By Erik Tatje | September 16, 2014
After the recent USDA report showed a slight decrease in domestic ending stocks (Aug 5.60 vs. Sep 5.20), cotton prices caught a quick bounce up to the 68.50 level before pulling back.
By Alyssa Badger | September 8, 2014
Export sales for cotton continued to fall, India’s monsoon is progressing and China may be implementing a pricey import tariff.
By Erik Tatje | September 4, 2014
Cotton saw a brief bounce yesterday after closing down more than 2% on Tuesday following the long weekend.
By Jack Scoville | August 28, 2014
Cotton demand remains a problem for U.S. sellers as the biggest U.S. customer has not been doing much, although the overall sales pace for the new crop has been strong.