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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Mar 27, 2013 12:03 PM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are lower with the DOW futures down 40 points. The interest rate products are flat to lower. The dollar index is 33 higher. Energies are mixed with crude up $.16. Livestock trade is mixed with cattle stronger. Precious metals are lower with gold up $8.

CORN

Corn trade is 1 to 6 higher with more strength in the front months at midday. Outside markets are generally negative with a stronger dollar. Trade may continue its recent pattern as the report approaches. Expectations for the old crop numbers, the March 1 Quarterly Stocks, are for ...

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