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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Mar 22, 2013 11:50 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are higher at midday with the Dow futures up 78 points. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 35 lower. Energies are lower with crude down with crude up $0.50. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are higher with gold down $6.

CORN

Corn trade is 6 to 9 lower at midday with outside markets remaining on edge over Cyprus, while profit taking and farmer movement weigh on the market. The spreads have stayed fairly firm up front with traders expecting continuing tightness, but basis has softened as seasonal farmer movement ...

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