MARKETS NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Dec 7, 2012 11:53 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are flat to higher with Dow up 26. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 11 higher. Energies are mixed with crude down $0.20. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mixed with gold flat.

CORN

Corn trade is 10 to 13 lower with a soft tone on renewed demand concerns and chart pressure. Trade has fallen through the $7.45 support area, and should have better support at the $7.35 area. South American weather is still too wet for corn in Argentina, but generally non-threatening in Brazil for now. The ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
The Market's Fine Print
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
Cash Market Moves
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments