NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Jan 9, 2013 11:54 AM CST
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are higher; the Dow futures are up 80. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 13 higher. Energies are lower with crude 0.20 lower. Livestock trade is lower, sharply on hogs. Precious metals are mixed with gold off $8.

CORN

Corn trade is 2 to 4 higher in slow trade. South American corn weather remains mostly adequate for the moment, with some improvement noted in Brazil. Asian interest in optional-origin corn seems to be picking up. Basis has remained elevated in almost all locations. Index fund activity is expected to ...

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