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DTN Early Word Grains
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Tue May 7, 2013 06:06 AM CDT
6:00 a.m. CME Globex:

Corn 4 cents higher (July), soybeans 9 cents higher (July), and wheat 5 cents higher (July).

CME Globex Recap:

Grain contracts traded higher over the course of the overnight session, though gains were small in comparison to Monday's sell-off. Some commercial buying was indicated by activity in the futures spreads, though this could have been skewed by low volume. Outside markets were bearish with most commodities under pressure. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rallied once again while the U.S. dollar index showing a loss.

OUTSIDE MARKETS:

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 5.07 points lower Monday ...

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