NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Aug 16, 2013 11:21 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock markets are flat with the Dow futures up 6. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 17 higher. Energies are firmer with crude up 0.70. Livestock trade is mostly lower. Precious metals are higher with gold up $5.

CORN

Corn trade is 9 to 12 lower at midday with some profit taking surfacing after yesterday's bounce with bearish sentiment still in control. Outside markets are fairly neutral for the moment. The weather forecast is pretty open in the near term, with a warming trend for the beginning of next week which will ...

Quick View
  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Year-End Tax Panic Do-it-yourselfers beware: Last-minute tax rules could complicate your 2014 returns. Small employe...
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
Related News Stories
Sides 'Far Apart' in Port Negotiations
China Holds Grain Import Quotas Steady
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
USDA Reports Soy, Corn, HRS Wheat Sales
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
DTN Closing Grain Comments