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DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Mon Apr 1, 2013 11:40 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are slightly lower with the Dow futures off 23 points. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 60 lower. Energies are lower with crude down $0.70. Livestock trade is mixed with feeders firm, but hogs and live cattle mostly lower. Precious metals mixed.

CORN

Corn trade is sharply lower at midday with nearby off 42 and new crop down 7 cents. The dollar is lower, but so is crude and the stock markets providing mixed outside market direction. Trade is still grappling with the shock from the USDA March Stocks report. ...

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