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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Sep 27, 2013 08:43 AM CDT

Market Summary: November soybeans are 6 1/4 high, November canola is $2.40/mt higher, Dec HRS wheat is unchanged, while Dec corn is 3/4 cents lower. The Canadian dollar is 13 basis points lower.

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Asian markets closed mixed on Friday, with the Shanghai Composite gaining .2% and the Japanese Nikkei closing .3% lower. European markets are lower. The TSX equity index in Canada closed 5 higher at 12,841 in Thursday's trade, while in overnight trade, Dow futures are 6 points lower and may signal a steady to lower open Friday. The Canadian dollar is 13 lower at $.9666 CAD/USD, ...

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