NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Apr 14, 2014 03:16 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

Canola closed $2.60 to $3/mt higher, soybeans ended 4 3/4 cents to 16 1/4 cents higher, corn finished 4 to 4 3/4 cents higher, and HRS closed 11 to 16 3/4 cents higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

Canada's TSX equity index is 64 higher at 14,323 on stronger commodity values. The Canadian dollar is 20 higher at $0.9109 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index is 0.282 higher at 79.805. Investors in the Canadian dollar reduced their net-short position by 7.3% to 34,307 contracts, helping drive the 14-day rally in the Canadian dollar which saw a high of $0.9195 CAD/USD on ...

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