DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Aug 21, 2013 07:52 AM CDT

Market Summary: MGEX wheat is 3 1/4 cents higher (Dec), corn is 2 3/4 cents higher (Dec), soybeans are 11 1/2 cents higher (Nov) and canola is $3.70 higher (Nov). The Canadian dollar is 37 points lower.

Outside Markets

Asian markets closed mixed Wednesday, with Japan's Nikkei ending up .2%. European markets are trading lower. The Canadian equity index closed at 12,670.11, up 82.09 in Tuesday's trade. In overnight trade, Dow futures are 42 points lower. The Canadian dollar is 37 basis points lower at $.9583 CAD/U.S. dollar, while the U.S. dollar is .221 higher at 81.155. Gold is $11.60 ...

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