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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Fri Oct 18, 2013 08:24 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:Enthusiastic gains in the wheat market Friday are leading the entire grain and oilseed sector in a higher direction as the morning trade starts. However, continued bearish yield reports are limiting the corn market’s bullishness, and deferred soybean contracts are lagging behind the nearby contracts.

Other Markets:

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

Corn:

Harvest reports from U.S. fields continue to show generally good or great yields -- not everywhere, but sometimes even in surprisingly scattered in locations that were hit with drought late in the growing season. This keeps the ...

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