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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Thu Oct 17, 2013 01:51 PM CDT

General Comments:

Corn closed up 1/4 cent in the December contract and up 1/4 cent in the March. Soybeans closed up 16 3/4 cents in the November contract and up 14 3/4 cents in the January. Wheat closed up 4 1/2 cents in the December Chicago contract, up 4 1/4 cents in the December Kansas City, and up 2 1/2 cents in the December Minneapolis. The December U.S. dollar index is down .80 at 79.76. December gold is up $39.20 at $1,321.50 while December silver is up $.58 and December copper is down $.0140. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is ...

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