DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 23, 2013 08:05 AM CDT

Market Summary: MGEX wheat is unchanged (Dec), corn is up 4 1/2 cents (Dec), soybeans are up 9 1/4 cents (Nov) and canola is up $3.10/mt (Nov). The Canadian dollar is 27 basis points lower.

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Asian markets closed mixed Friday, with the Nikkei in Japan climbing 2.2%. European markets are mixed. The Canadian equity index closed at 12,674.35, up 101.27 in Thursday's trade. In overnight trade, Dow futures are down 22 points, which may lead to a soft open in North American equity markets. The Canadian dollar is 27 basis points lower at $.9468 CAD/USD, while the U.S. ...

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