NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Sep 6, 2013 08:17 AM CDT

Market Summary: Soybeans are up 5 1/4 cents (Nov), while November canola is $.70/mt higher, MGEX HRS is 4 1/4 higher (Dec) while corn is trading 2 1/2 higher (Dec). The Canadian dollar is 40 basis points higher.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed mostly higher in Friday's trade, although the Nikkei in Japan did fall 1.5%. European markets are trading lower. In overnight trade, Dow futures are 6 points lower which may lead to a lower open in Friday's markets. The Canadian dollar is 40 basis points higher at $.9537 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar is .053 lower at 82.615. ...

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