NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Mon May 5, 2014 11:20 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are mixed at midday with the Dow futures down 15. The interest rate products are mixed. The dollar index is 3 lower. Energies are lower with crude down 0.30. Livestock trade is mixed. Precious metals are higher with gold up $8.

CORN

Corn trade is 4 to 8 cents higher at midday with spillover support from wheat and generally supportive outside markets. The weather forecast looks to allow good progress south of I-80, while the northern areas will likely remain slow in the near term. The planting progress report this afternoon should keep ...

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