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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Jun 19, 2013 11:08 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are lower with the Dow futures off 20. The interest rate products are flat to higher. The dollar index is 6 lower. Energies are mixed with crude off $0.20. Livestock trade is higher. Precious metals are mixed with gold up $5.

CORN

Corn trade is 1 to 6 higher with July the weakest at midday. Outside markets are mostly neutral, so the upside chart momentum is noted for our higher action. Old-crop supplies remain tight, but the board strength has softened some basis levels and some long profit taking in July and the ...

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