Cleveland: Observations from the Wron...
November’s incredibly bullish world supply demand report seemed to depress the market all week. The old adage of a bearish response to a seemingly bullish report possibly spells doom for the market. Nevertheless, I wavered, I flipped and I flopped, and the market was met with lower prices almost every day, and the weekly settlement [...]
PCCA: Cotton Market Weekly
NOVEMBER 16, 2018 LACK OF DEMAND SENDS MARKET LOWER December Cotton Falls to Lowest Level Since February Export Sales Volume Continues to Disappoint Harvest Weather Affects Quality Trade Fears Outweigh Potential Bullish Factors December futures prices returned to the bottom of the past few months’ price range this week. On Tuesday, December futures made their lowest settlement [...]
The Cotton Marketing Planner
Cotton Market Update for the Week Ending Friday November 16, 2018 The week ending Friday November 16 saw ICE cotton futures drop about two cents over two days, then gain a half cent back over two days, then wind up flat on Friday after a 100 point gain collapsed in the last hour of trading. [...]
Webinar: Cotton Market and Risk Manag...
The seminar highlighted the risks facing the cotton market going in to the 2019 cropping season. A combination of large planted acreage, adequate soil moisture, and likely low abandonment and above average yields may result a strong supply response that weakens prices during 2019. Growers planning on producing cotton should consider relatively early forward pricing [...]