NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Sep 20, 2013 04:14 PM CDT

Ethanol futures slipped lower at the end of the week with widespread market pressure limiting any hope that buyers had to push the market higher. Traders are looking for increased activity through the early part of next week, but follow-through pressure in corn future severely limited any support across the ethanol complex. October futures led the market lower, posting a 1.9-cent-per-gallon loss, closing at $1.862 a gallon. The wide price spread between the ethanol and RBOB gasoline markets is not getting much follow through attention with the focus being placed on corn markets and the availability of ethanol for blenders.

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