DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Dec 19, 2013 04:22 PM CST

Ethanol futures posted sharp gains Thursday following strong support in both the corn and energy sectors as well as expectations that increased holiday demand could help to clear additional product over the coming weeks. Front-month January futures were most aggressively affected, posting 8.8-cent-per-gallon to $1.91-a-gallon gains in light trade. Other nearby contracts posted 5-cent gains, as buyers seem to be focusing on the ability to offset any increase in building stock levels by the growth in demand.

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