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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Dec 12, 2012 07:37 AM CST

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Asian equity markets are trading higher, as are European markets. The U.S. Fed is currently meeting with the notion of even more stimulus spending that was suggested on Tuesday. Canada's TSX closed at 12,282.36 points Tuesday, up 51.89 points. Dow futures are trading 14 higher, suggesting a firm opening in Wednesday's North American market. The Canadian dollar is up 9 basis points to $1.0145 CAD/U.S. dollar, while the U.S. dollar is .084 lower to 79.970 points. Gold is $5.30 higher to $1,713.50/ounce. Crude oil is up 44 cents to $86.33, while Brent crude is up 72 cents to ...

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