NEW YORK (AP) - Cotton futures No. 2 closed 10 cents a bale lower to $4.05 a bale higher Tuesday.

NEW YORK (AP) Cotton futures No. 2 closed 10 cents a bale lower to $4.05 a bale higher Tuesday.

The average price for strict low middling 1 & 1-16 inch spot cotton declined 12 cents to 81.28 cents per pound Tuesday for the seven markets, according to the Market News Branch, Memphis USDA.