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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Mon May 20, 2013 07:15 AM CDT

CME Globex Recap: Commodities in general were under pressure once again, with only old-crop corn and soybeans, soybean meal, spring wheat, natural gas, and assorted softs trading higher. Heavy liquidation from investment traders continues to pressure the sector despite a modest sell-off in the U.S. dollar index.

OUTSIDE MARKETS The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 121.18 points higher Friday at 15,354.40. The overnight session saw the Dow Jones futures trade 5 points higher indicating, U.S. stocks could see continued buying interest early Monday. Asian markets were mostly higher with the Nikkei up 222.69 points at 15,360.81. European markets were also ...

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