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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Apr 25, 2014 08:20 AM CDT

Market Summary: July Corn is 3 1/2 cents higher, July HRS is 2 3/4 cents higher, July HRW is 4 3/4 cents higher, July soybeans are 6 1/4 cents higher and July canola is $2.40/mt higher. The Canadian dollar is 2 basis points higher.

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Asian markets finished the week mixed with the Japanese Nikkei up .2% and the Shanghai Composite in Japan down 1%. European stocks are trading lower. In Thursday's trade, the TSX closed 21 higher at 14,554 while in overnight trade, Dow futures were 66 lower, signaling a weak open Friday. The Canadian dollar is 2 basis ...

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