NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Jan 23, 2014 08:20 AM CST

Market Summary: March corn is up 3 1/4 cents, March HRS is up 8 3/4 cents, March soybeans are up 2 1/2 cents and March canola is up $1.10/mt. The Canadian dollar is 51 basis points lower.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed lower on Thursday with Japan's Nikkei down .8% and the Shanghai Composite in China down .5%. European markets are mixed. Canada's TSX equity index closed at 13,988 on Wednesday, up 36 points. The Dow futures were 71 lower overnight, which signals what could be a weak open in Thursday's trade. The Canadian dollar broke below $.90 in overnight ...

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