NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Aug 2, 2013 11:20 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market is lower with the Dow futures down 35. The interest rate products are lower. The dollar index is 50 lower. Energies are lower with crude up $1.20. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are mixed with gold off $1.

CORN

Corn trade is 4 lower on September due to some long liquidation, but most other contracts are 1 to 2 higher. Light profit taking ahead of the weekend is noted by shorts, but market bears still hope for some long liquidation this afternoon due to margin losses. The weather forecast looks to remain cool, ...

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