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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Mon Mar 18, 2013 08:38 AM CDT

8:30 a.m. CME Globex:Corn 4 3/4 lower, Soybeans 13 3/4 lower, Wheat 7 1/4 lower. Investors are expressing a strong bearish desire to sell off any "risky" assets and park their capital in "safe" dollars Monday morning. For soybeans, this pressure exacerbates the chart's downward trend.

Other Market:

Dow Jones: Lower
U.S. Dollar Index: Higher
Gold: Higher
Crude Oil: Lower

Corn:Commodity screens are almost entirely red with lower prices Monday morning, with the one notable exception being the U.S. dollar index which has surged back toward last week's fresh high during European trading hours. And it's no surprise global investors ...

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