NEWS
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri May 23, 2014 07:52 AM CDT

Market Summary: July corn is 1 1/4 higher, July HRS is 2 3/4 cents higher, July soybeans are 6 1/2 cents higher and July canola is $4/mt lower. The Canadian dollar is 8 basis points lower.

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The TSX gained 52 points on Thursday, closing at 14,702. Asian stocks closed higher on Friday with Japan's Nikkei closing .9% higher and the Shanghai Composite in China gaining .7%. European markets are mixed. In overnight trade, Dow futures were 14 higher. The Canadian dollar is 8 basis points lower at $.9164 CAD/USD while the U.S. dollar index is .160 higher at 80.465. ...

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