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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Apr 22, 2013 07:43 AM CDT

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Asian stocks were mostly higher on Monday, with Japan's Nikkei leading the way and gaining 1.9%. The G20 meeting in Washington resulted in support for Japan's recent monetary policy, which was viewed as supportive to the markets. European equities are also trading higher on Monday. Canada's TSX equity market closed 69.21 higher on Friday, at 12,065.55. Canada's rate of inflation was announced at 1% for March, below the 1.1% expected and well below the target rate of 2%. This will cool any anticipation of potential interest rate hikes to come. Dow futures are trading 65 points higher in ...

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