NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 30, 2013 09:24 AM CDT

Market Summary: Soybeans are 18 cents lower (Nov), canola is down $6.10/mt (Nov), corn down 4 1/2 cents (Dec) and MGEX wheat is 1/2 cent higher (Dec). The Canadian dollar is 3 basis points higher.

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Asian stocks finished Friday's trade on a mixed note, with Japan's Nikkei down .5%. European stocks are lower. Canada's TSX closed 97.51 higher in Thursday's trade, at 12,704.73, while overnight trade saw the Dow futures trade higher which should mean a firm open in Friday's equity trade. The Canadian dollar is 3 basis points higher at $.9495 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar is ...

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