NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Oct 28, 2013 08:25 AM CDT

Market Summary: December corn is 2 cents lower, Dec HRS wheat is 1 cent lower, November soybeans are down 4 1/2 cents while January canola is $2.50/mt higher.

Outside Markets

Asian markets were higher on Monday with Japan's Nikkei up 2%. European markets are trading lower. The TSX closed 75 points higher at 13,399 on Friday. In overnight trade, the Dow futures were 45 higher, which should signal a firm open in North American equity markets later Monday. The Canadian dollar is 6 basis points higher at $.9651 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar is .039 higher at 79.285. Gold is $2.30/ounce ...

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