FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:15 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are higher with the Dow up 15. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 12 higher and near the recently printed yearly high. Energies are higher with crude up .60. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mixed with gold down $2.

CORN

Corn trade is 5 to 6 cents lower at midday with December about a nickel from the contract low at $3.58. The stronger dollar, lack of bigger export business and improved forecasts are noted for the lower day. This is a long holiday weekend coming up and ...

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