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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Apr 23, 2013 11:07 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are higher with the Dow futures up 150. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index has been is 28 higher. Energies are flat to lower with crude off $0.20. Livestock trade is mostly higher with feeders sharply higher. Precious metals are lower with gold down $7.

CORN

Corn trade is around a nickel lower on old crop and a dime lower on new with limited fresh news. The negative action on Monday has provided follow-through selling. The weekly progress was in line with expectations at 4% planted versus 26% last year and ...

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