Thompson On Cotton: Inflation Doesn’t Seem To Be Cooling Down Sep 19, 2023

    🕔Sep 19, 2023
    We entered last week expecting a great deal of market volatility as a host of fundamental and macroeconomic reports were scheduled for release.  So it was, after advancing over 200 […]

    Thompson on Cotton: Music to the Market’s Ears Sep 5, 2023

    🕔Sep 5, 2023
    Last week was a case of bad news for some was good news to others. Hurricane Idalia was expected to take her Category 3 winds east of all but a […]

    Thompson on Cotton: Signs a Soft Landing May Be Possible Jul 31, 2023

    🕔Jul 31, 2023
    December futures  string of  daily  highs ended last week at eight. But not before reaching  88.39 which proved to be a trigger point for grower selling. However, as warned, when […]

    Thompson on Cotton: Some Excitement Has Returned Jul 25, 2023

    🕔Jul 25, 2023
    After advancing 326 points and closing higher for the fourth consecutive week, some excitement has returned to the cotton market. For the past eight months, it has steadily traded in […]

    Thompson on Cotton: Inflation Continues to Ease Jul 17, 2023

    🕔Jul 17, 2023
    Expectations were for an active trading week with the release of several reports and key indicators, but last week’s market activity was lackluster. It did trade in a four-cent range […]

    Thompson on Cotton: Two Weeks of Gains Erased May 15, 2023

    🕔May 15, 2023
    Outside forces continue to dominate the market, so much so, favorable fundamentals were overlooked last week. Despite strong export sales and an encouraging WASDE report, cotton prices declined on renewed […]

    Thompson on Cotton: It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again May 8, 2023

    🕔May 8, 2023
    As Yogi Berra once said, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” For consecutive weeks cotton prices have dipped precariously below 80 cents before rebounding for significant gains. After falling to […]

    Thompson On Cotton: The Driving Force Behind Today’s Cotton Market May 1, 2023

    🕔May 1, 2023
    “It’s the economy, stupid!” Many of you remember this phrase coined by James Carville when serving as campaign manager for Bill Clinton in 1992 referring to an election-year economic recession. […]

    Thompson On Cotton: A Turnaround Thursday Apr 24, 2023

    🕔Apr 24, 2023
    Last week began on a positive note as prices climbed above 85 cents for the first time since March 7th. Mired in a six-month trading range a return to the […]

    Thompson On Cotton: Caught In A Squeeze Apr 10, 2023

    🕔Apr 10, 2023
    For most of the week, the market traded aimlessly looking for guidance.  Renewed recession fears, early on, forced a decline from the previous week’s highs.  Even so, it found firm […]


      The Latest

      Send press releases to

      View All Events

      [ecs-list-events limit="5" key="start date" order="asc"]
      Send press releases to

      View All Events