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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Mon May 6, 2013 01:50 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed down 20 3/4 cents in the May contract and down 24 3/4 cents in the July. Soybeans closed down 10 1/2 cents in the May and down 18 cents in the July. Wheat closed down 18 1/4 cents in the July Chicago contract, down 21 1/4 cents in the July Kansas City, and down 13 1/4 cents in the July Minneapolis. The June U.S. dollar index is up 0.16 at 82.35. June gold is up $5.00 at $1,469.2 while July silver is $0.03 lower and July copper is $.0125 lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is ...

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