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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:20 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are mixed with the Dow down 18. The interest rate products are mostly higher. The dollar index is 24 higher. Energies are mostly lower with crude oil down 0.80. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are higher with gold up $5.

CORN

Corn trade is 1 to 3 cents higher in quiet trade this morning. The crop tour is wrapping up with no major surprises one way or another of yield potential, with overall good yields expected. Commercial buying has been a supportive factor this week with spreads firming especially on the September/December ...

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