DTN Closing Grain Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Dec 7, 2012 02:22 PM CST

General Comments:

Corn closed 14 1/4 cents lower in the March and 13 3/4 cents lower in the May. Soybeans closed 19 cents lower in the January and 14 cents lower in the March. Wheat closed 1 cent lower in the March Chicago, 2 1/4 cents lower in the March Kansas City, and 3 cents lower in the March Minneapolis. The U.S. dollar index is 0.141 higher at 80.399. February gold is $2.60 higher at $1,704.40 while March silver is $0.009 lower and March copper is $0.0210 higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 61 points at 13,135. January ...

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