DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Aug 16, 2013 08:26 AM CDT

Market Summary: Soybeans are 5 1/2 lower (Nov), canola is $1.20/mt lower (Nov), MGEX wheat is 1 1/2 lower (Sept) and 2 cents lower (Dec) while corn futures are 4 cents lower (Sept) and 4 cents lower (Dec). The Canadian dollar is 23 lower.

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Asian equities ended lower Friday, with the Nikkei in Japan ending .8% lower. European stocks are showing mixed trade. Canada's TSX index closed 65.22 higher Thursday at 12,704.52, while Dow futures are up 25 points in overnight trade, pointing towards a potential positive opening. The Canadian dollar is 23 lower at $.9678 CAD/U.S. The ...

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