NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Jul 17, 2014 03:22 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

HRS gained 7 1/4 to 9 cents, corn closed 1/2 to 1 1/4 cents higher, soybeans ended 8 to 12 1/2 cents lower and canola closed $.20/mt lower to $.30/mt higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

In mid-day trade, the TSX was 4 lower at 15,222, with pressure on global equity markets after the apparent shooting down of a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine, with close to 300 reportedly killed. The Canadian dollar was 3 basis points higher at $0.9296 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index was 0.055 lower at 80.570. Gold was $16.60 higher at $1,316.40 as global market uncertainty ...

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