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Cotton #2 Mar '19 (CTH19)

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Cotton #2 Futures Market News and Commentary


Cotton futures are 49 to 54 points higher this morning ahead of the WASDE report.They posted 27 to 35 point losses in the nearby contracts on Monday. The US dollar index saw sharp gains on the day, a headwind for commodities priced in dollars. The Cotlook A index was down 195 points from the previous day on Dec 7 at 87.25 cents/lb. The weekly USDA AWP is 69.34, effective through Thursday. Export commitments for upland cotton now lag a year ago by 0.5% but are 70% of USDA’s projected total vs. the 60% average. Traders are looking for lower US cotton ending stocks in today’s report, mostly expecting a cut in 2018 production. The Commitment of Traders report indicated spec traders in cotton futures and options adding 1,108 contracts to their net long position on 12/4 at 38,102 contracts.
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