NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Oct 22, 2013 03:39 PM CDT

FUTURES SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed 3 1/2 to 4 3/4 cents higher, corn ended 5 to 6 cents lower, soybeans finished 1 to 4 cents lower while canola closed $2.30 to $2.60/mt higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The TSX is up 52 points to 13,239, following the lead of the Dow in the U.S. Job creation in the U.S. was below expectations, while the markets see this as leading to an extension of the current U.S. stimulus program. The Canadian dollar is 13 basis points higher at $.9710 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index was pressured .491 lower to 79.260 in mid-day ...

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