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Cotton #2 May '18 (CTK18)

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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
04/24/18
Expiration Date
05/08/18 (expired)

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Aug 14, 2018

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Commercials - Long / Short
112,767 (+5,242)
217,593 (-8,749)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
110,940 (-9,731)
12,915 (+1,481)
Producers - Long / Short
35,111 (+2,945)
193,244 (-9,701)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
69,758 (-475)
16,451 (-1,820)
Managed Money - Long / Short
77,827 (-9,908)
6,773 (+1,053)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
33,113 (+177)
6,142 (+428)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
82.06 +4.05%
on 04/17/18
87.69 -2.63%
on 05/07/18
+2.84 (+3.44%)
since 04/06/18
3-Month
76.44 +11.70%
on 02/15/18
87.69 -2.63%
on 05/07/18
+7.82 (+10.08%)
since 02/08/18
52-Week
66.55 +28.29%
on 07/14/17
87.69 -2.63%
on 05/07/18
+12.12 (+16.54%)
since 05/08/17

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Agricharts Market Commentary

Fri Aug 17, 4:21PM CDT
Cotton futures settled the Friday session with most contracts down 30 to 41 points. A weaker dollar helped to limit losses in the cotton. December was down 4.51% over the course of the week. As of last Tuesday, spec funds in cotton futures and options cut their net long position by 9,688 contracts to 76,672 contracts. The Cotlook A index was down 215 points from the previous day at 90.75 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 81.750, down 38 points,Dec 18 Cotton closed at 81.390, down 41 pointsMar 19 Cotton closed at 81.710, down 30 points

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The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 88% Buy with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Strong. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 85.38
1st Resistance Point 85.38
Last Price 85.38s
1st Support Level 85.38
2nd Support Level 85.38

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52-Week High 87.69
Last Price 85.38s
Fibonacci 61.8% 79.61
Fibonacci 50% 77.12
Fibonacci 38.2% 74.63
52-Week Low 66.55

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