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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Mar 26, 2013 11:57 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are higher with the Dow futures up 80 points. The interest rate products are flat to higher. The dollar index is flat at midday. Energies are higher with crude up $0.70. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are lower with gold down $6.

CORN

Corn trade is 4 lower on nearby and 1 lower on new crop at midday. Trade has been actively mixed. The trade does not appear to want to do much until Thursday. Volatility may actually pick up over the next 48 hours until we see the report. Expectations for the ...

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