NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Feb 20, 2014 03:24 PM CST

CLOSING SUMMARY

HRS wheat closed 2 1/4 lower to 1 cent higher, corn finished unchanged to 2 cents higher, soybeans ended 4 to 11 cents higher and canola closed 40 cents/mt lower to 10 cents higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

Toronto's TSX equity index is 80 points higher in midday trade, currently trading at 14,200. The Canadian dollar is 24 basis points lower at $.8996 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index is .179 higher at 80.365. Gold is $2.10 lower at $1,318.30/ounce. Crude oil is 34 cents lower at $102.97/barrel, while Brent crude is 39 cents lower at $110.08/barrel.

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