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Cotton #2 Dec '18 (CTZ18)

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Commodity Profile

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Contract
Cotton #2
Contract Size
50,000 pounds (approximately 100 bales)
Margin/Maintenance
$2,915/2,650
Tick Size
0.01 cents per pound ($5.00 per contract)
Exchange
ICEUS
Point Value
$500
First Notice Date
11/26/18 (102 days)
Expiration Date
12/06/18 (112 days)

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Aug 7, 2018

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Commercials - Long / Short
107,525 (+784)
226,342 (-1)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
120,671 (-278)
11,434 (+863)
Producers - Long / Short
32,166 (+1,208)
202,945 (-1,471)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
70,233 (-2,385)
18,271 (-491)
Managed Money - Long / Short
87,735 (-1,406)
5,720 (+1,404)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
32,936 (+1,128)
5,714 (-541)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
80.60 +1.44%
on 08/16/18
89.98 -9.14%
on 08/01/18
-6.58 (-7.45%)
since 07/17/18
3-Month
80.60 +1.44%
on 08/16/18
94.82 -13.77%
on 06/08/18
+0.31 (+0.38%)
since 05/17/18
52-Week
67.00 +22.03%
on 08/18/17
94.82 -13.77%
on 06/08/18
+14.63 (+21.79%)
since 08/17/17

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Agricharts Market Commentary

Thu Aug 16, 4:54PM CDT
Cotton futures were 83 to 106 points higher in most front months on Thursday, on the potential for renewed dialog between the US and China on trade. It could still be some time before we see any kind of deal. The USDA Export Sales report showed 77,718 RB in old crop upland sales in the week that ended on August 9. Vietnam purchased 24,600 RB, with Pakistan buying 16,900 RB. New crop saw a net reduction of 11,691 RB for upland, with 2,800 RB of pima types sold. Upland cotton exports totaled 240,271 RB in that week, which was 19.92% larger than last year. The Cotlook A index was up 15 points from the previous day at 92.90 cents/lb on August 15. The weekly AWP was updated to 75.45 cents/lb through next Thursday, down 422 points from the previous week.Oct 18 Cotton closed at 82.130, up 105 points,Dec 18 Cotton closed at 81.800, up 106 pointsMar 19 Cotton closed at 82.010, up 97 points

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Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 64% Sell with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Average. Long term indicators mostly agree with the trend.

The market is in highly oversold territory. Beware of a trend reversal.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 83.13
1st Resistance Point 82.47
Last Price 81.76
1st Support Level 80.87
2nd Support Level 79.93

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52-Week High 94.82
Fibonacci 61.8% 84.19
Last Price 81.76
Fibonacci 50% 80.91
Fibonacci 38.2% 77.63
52-Week Low 67.00

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