DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Elaine Kub Contributing Analyst
Thu Aug 28, 2014 08:03 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:Corn 3/4 higher; Soybeans 3 higher; Wheat 6 3/4 higher. Although the fundamental interpretation of corn and soybean production in the U.S. is still firmly bearish, the reported Russian invasion of Ukraine has sparked volatility in outside markets Thursday, and the grain markets are pulling up off the week's lows.

Other Markets

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


The prospect of Russia invading Ukraine has been a long-standing source of worry for the world's investors, and on Thursday morning there are specific reports of an invasion which have transformed that ...

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