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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Jul 12, 2013 11:27 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are flat with Dow futures up 1. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 26 higher. Energies are higher with crude up $0.50. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mostly lower with gold up flat.

CORN

Corn trade is 8 to 13 lower with selling picking up from the open of the floor session. The weather forecast is including enough heat to build in some market nervousness in the near term, but not enough to encourage speculative buying going into the weekend. Basis remains strong in the country indicating ...

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