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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri May 10, 2013 10:53 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are mostly flat. The interest rate products are flat to higher. The dollar index is 62 higher. Energies are lower with crude down $2.60. Livestock trade is lower. Precious metals are lower with gold down $45.

CORN

Corn trade is 9 to 12 lower midday in light trade ahead of the report. Outside markets are negative this morning, and the weather forecast has shifted back drier from the midday forecasts yesterday. The weekly export sales were low coming in less than 300,000 tons of new and old, but China was a listed buyer of ...

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