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DTN Early Word Grains
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Jul 18, 2014 05:57 AM CDT
6:00 a.m. CME Globex:

September corn 1 cent lower, November soybeans unchanged, and September Chicago wheat 5 cents lower.

CME Globex Recap:

Grain markets were lower early Friday as traders continue to watch global events unfold. The initial rally in wheat tied to the downing of a Malaysia Airline flight over Ukraine cooled overnight, as energies and metals turned their attention to the Israeli army moving into the Gaza Strip. DJIA futures were lower on the turmoil, in line with pressure seen in global equity markets.

OUTSIDE MARKETS:

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 161.39 points lower Thursday at 16,976.81. ...

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