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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Mon Oct 28, 2013 11:10 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are higher with the Dow futures up 60. The interest rate products are flat to higher. The dollar index is 17 higher. Energies are mixed with crude up $0.50. Livestock trade is mostly higher. Precious metals are flat with gold unchanged.

CORN

Corn trade is 8 to 10 lower with spillover pressure from beans. Outside markets are pretty neutral so far. Harvest progress should now be around the 50% level when reported this afternoon. We have put in a new low by a penny and half this morning, and trade will be watching to ...

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