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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Oct 18, 2013 11:12 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are mixed with the Dow futures down 5. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 8 lower. Energies are mixed with crude up $0.30. Livestock trade is lower. Precious metals are mixed with gold off $8.

CORN

Corn trade is flat to a penny higher in fairly quiet trade at midday, with spillover support from wheat. Outside markets are generally neutral to supportive this morning. Ethanol margins remain good, with an incentive to blend still there for the end users. There will be further debate around ethanol due to the EPA ...

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