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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Nov 7, 2013 08:16 AM CST

Market Summary: Dec HRS wheat is up 3/4 cents, Dec corn is 1 cent higher, January soybeans are 2 cents higher and January canola is 70 cents lower. The Canadian dollar is 10 basis points higher.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed lower on Thursday with the Nikkei in Japan posting the largest loss. European markets are trading mixed. Toronto's TSX equity market closed 19 points higher at 13,380 on Wednesday. In overnight trade, Dow futures were 7 points lower. The Canadian dollar is 10 basis points higher at $.9597 CAD/USD while the U.S. dollar index is .041 higher at 80.6. Gold ...

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