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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:40 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are higher with the Dow futures up 40. The interest rate products are mixed. The dollar index is 6 higher. Energies are lower with crude off 0.50. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are higher with gold up $3.

CORN

Corn trade is 2 to 3 lower at midday trade, with outside markets mostly neutral. March option expiration is at noon which will likely work to keep trade near $4.50 today. On the March chart we have the 100-day at $4.40 which is chart support; nearby chart resistance will be the recent high ...

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