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DTN Closing Grain Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Wed Feb 13, 2013 02:34 PM CST

General Comments:

Corn closed 3/4 cents lower in the March futures contract and 2 cents lower in the May. Soybeans closed 2 1/4 cents higher in the March and 4 cents higher in the May. Wheat closed 3 1/2 cents higher in the March Chicago, 2 1/4 cents higher in the March Kansas City, and 7 cents higher in the March Minneapolis. The U.S. Dollar Index is 0.009 lower at 80.178. March gold is $7.20 lower at $1,641.70 while March silver is $0.21 lower and March copper is $0.005 lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 61.97 points at ...

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