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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri May 3, 2013 11:06 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are stronger with the Dow futures up 150 points. The Interest rate products are flat to higher. The dollar index is 14 points lower. Energies are higher with crude up $1.60. Livestock trade is lower. Precious metals are mostly higher with gold up flat.

CORN

Corn trade is flat to 3 lower at midday as trade with wheat weakness acting as a drag, and continued support from weather. Outside markets are positive after a strong jobs report. The weather forecast looks like it will limit progress in the near term, and well as limiting ...

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