NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Mon Dec 10, 2012 11:47 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are flat to higher with Dow up 30. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 4 lower. Energies are mixed with crude up $0.20. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are firmer with gold up 10.

CORN

Corn trade is 4 to 7 lower at midday on old crop, with follow-through selling after Friday's break, and position squaring ahead the WASDE monthly report due out Tuesday morning. The tone has firmed since pit trade has opened. The December report typically is not a major market mover, but the trade is ...

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