NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Jan 4, 2013 11:55 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are again higher at midday, but the Dow futures are only up 25. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 17 higher. Energies are lower with crude down $0.50. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are lower with gold down $28.

CORN

Corn trade is 4 to 6 lower with pressure from weak demand and the softening soy complex. Trade came within a quarter cent of the $6.83 1/2 gap, and has held that area so far. The $6.78 level would be the next level of support under that. The ...

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