NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Nov 18, 2013 03:10 PM CST

FUTURES SUMMARY

MGEX HRS closed down 1 1/2 cents to 2 1/4 cents lower, corn finished 9 to 10 cents lower, soybeans ended 7 to 10 cents higher while canola closed $4.40 to $5.70/mt lower.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The TSX was 13 points higher in mid-day trade at 13,495, following historic moves above 16,000 in the Dow Jones and a move above 1,800 for the S&P 500 in Monday's trade. The Canadian dollar was up 23 basis points at $.9587 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index was .113 lower at 80.785. Gold was $14.30/ounce lower at $1,273.20/ounce. Crude oil was 80 ...

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