DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Mar 21, 2013 05:28 PM CDT

Ethanol futures slipped lower Thursday as the market once again moved in a direction opposite of the corn market. Corn future prices closed steady to fractionally higher Thursday after very little interest redeveloped in the complex. But the pressure in the financial markets that weakened energy futures also had a significant impact on the ethanol market. April ethanol futures led the lower price moves, falling 1.6 cents per gallon. Front-month futures closed at $2.569 a gallon. This loss represents a 7-cent loss in front-month futures since the first of the week.

RBOB gasoline futures posted moderate to sharp losses Thursday. ...

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