NEWS
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Tue Mar 19, 2013 08:40 AM CDT

8:30 a.m. CME Globex:Corn 1/4 higher, Soybeans 3 1/2 lower, Wheat 1 1/2 lower. After a panicky start to the week, commodity trade is taking on a more neutral tone Tuesday. The soybean market is experiencing a slight bounce, and corn and wheat have been quietly mixed overnight.

Other Market:

Dow Jones: Higher
U.S. Dollar Index: Higher
Gold: Lower
Crude Oil: Higher

Corn:The corn futures market had enough supportive buying interest at the start of the week to prevent any major change to the short-term upward trend on the chart, and with the spread activity Tuesday morning showing that commercial ...

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