NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Jun 12, 2013 10:59 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are lower with the Dow futures down 44. The interest rate products are flat. The dollar index is 18 lower. Energies are mostly higher with crude up $.70. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are higher with gold up $14.

CORN

Corn trade is 2 higher on July to 5 lower on December new crop at midday as we roll into the crop report. Outside markets are mixed. Crude is up and ethanol futures have been mixed with a rebound follwed by pressure. Ethanol production was at 884,000 barrels a day versus 885,000 ...

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