NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Dec 28, 2012 11:37 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are lower with the Dow down 60. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 6 higher. Energies are mixed with crude down $0.20. Livestock trade is mixed with cattle firmer. Precious metals are lower with gold down $8.

CORN

Corn trade is flat to 2 higher at Midday with support from wheat. Demand concerns will continue to weigh with exports remaining slow at 104,000 metric tons, and ethanol production remaining soft. On the chart March futures have support around $6.85, which is the area of the low printed last week. ...

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