DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Jun 18, 2013 08:03 AM CDT

Market Summary: HRS wheat is 5 3/4 cents higher (July) and 5 1/4 cents higher (Dec), corn is 2 1/4 cents higher (July) and 1/4 cents higher (Dec), soybeans are 7 cents higher (July) and 5 1/4 cents higher (Nov) while canola is $4/mt higher (July) and $4.50/mt higher (Nov). The Canadian dollar is 9 basis points lower.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed mixed on Tuesday, with Japan's Nikkei closing .2% lower. European stock markets are currently trading mixed. Canada's TSX closed up 101.54 points at 12,288.90 on Monday, while overnight Dow futures are 28 points higher, which may indicate ...

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