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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Jan 23, 2014 01:34 PM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are lower with the Dow futures down 160. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 57 lower. Energies are mixed with crude up $0.90. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mixed with gold up $22.

CORN

Corn trade is 2 to 4 higher at midday with support from the outside markets. On the chart we are back above the 10 and 20-day moving averages at $4.26, and another close in above this area will help to keep momentum sideways to slightly higher. December futures are right at $4.50, which is ...

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