NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Oct 31, 2013 08:10 AM CDT

Market Summary: Dec HRS wheat is 1 1/4 cents higher, Dec corn is 4 1/4 higher, Jan soybeans are 8 1/2 higher while Jan canola is $4.40/mt higher. The Canadian dollar is 23 basis points higher.

Outside Markets

Asian equity markets closed lower on Thursday with the Nikkei leading the way lower with a loss of 1.2%. European markets are mixed in early trade. The TSX closed up 15 points at 13,455 on Thursday despite a losing day on U.S. markets. In overnight trade, Dow futures were 27 points lower, meaning another weak open may be in store in the U.S. ...

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