NEWS
DTN Midday Grain Comments
David M. Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:13 AM CDT
General Comments

The U.S. stock market indices are lower with the Dow up 138. The interest rate products are unchanged. The dollar index is 4 higher. Energies are mixed with crude oil down $0.49. Livestock trade is higher with lean hogs trading higher. Precious metals are mixed with gold up $7.

CORN

Corn trade is 1 to 3 cents lower at midday trading mostly in a 6 cent range on all months. We found support for December at the $3.64 low that we put in yesterday. Ethanol usage should remain high with great margins for producers and blenders. The export ...

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