DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Sep 12, 2013 08:09 AM CDT

Market Summary: Corn is 3 cents lower (December), December MGEX HRS is 1 cent higher, soybeans are 6 1/4 cents lower (Nov) and November canola is up $1/mt. The Canadian dollar is 1 basis point lower.

Outside Markets

Thursday's equity trade in Asia saw a mixed close, with the Nikkei in Japan ending .26% lower. European markets are currently trading lower. In Wednesday's trade, the TSX closed up 1 point at 12,825, while in overnight trade, Dow futures were 2 higher indicating the possibility of a steady open in North American equity markets. The Canadian dollar is 1 basis point ...

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