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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Aug 13, 2014 11:17 AM CDT
General Comments

U.S. stock market indices are higher with the Dow up 106. Interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 5 higher. Energies are mixed with crude oil down .35. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mixed with gold up $2.

CORN

Corn futures are 1 to 3 cents lower at midday. Trade had been mixed overnight up to midday. The weather forecast remains fairly benign for corn in the near term. USDA announced 130,000 metric tons of corn sold to unknown and 107,000 metric tons sold to Mexico. A review of the WASDE report seen Tuesday: ...

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