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DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Nov 26, 2012 03:46 PM CST

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The Canadian TSX equity market fell 44.87 points Monday to 12,168.37. This is the first loss in six sessions, with markets weighed down by concerns of the financial issues faced in the EU. The Canadian dollar fell on the announcement of Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney stepping down to head the Bank of England. The dollar is down 20 basis points to $1.0059 CAD/U.S. dollar. The U.S. dollar is up .029 points to 80.265. Gold is $2.40 lower at $1,749/ounce. Energies are lower, with crude oil down 60 cents to $87.68/barrel, while Brent crude is 55 cents ...

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