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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Wed Mar 27, 2013 08:33 AM CDT

8:30 a.m. CME Globex:Corn 3/4 higher, Soybeans 2 3/4 higher, Wheat 1 1/2 higher. Although relatively tiny movements on the grain futures charts may not be very exciting Wednesday morning, they demonstrate impressive support for these market prices even while the U.S. dollar is surging and speculative investors are more interested in the stock market's profit potential.

Other Markets:

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

Corn:Overall economic optimism for the United States has kept stock traders enthusiastic about seeing a fresh all-time high on the S&P 500 Index, and it could easily happen Wednesday ...

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