The TSX is up 62.12 points to 12,344.48 points, for the fourth consecutive gain, based on anticipation of further easing in the U.S. The Canadian dollar is up 20 points to $1.0156 CAD/U.S. dollar. The U.S. dollar is .204 lower at 79.850. Gold is up $5.80 at $1,714/ounce. Crude oil is up $1.08 to $86.87, while Brent crude is up $1.67/barrel to $109.68/barrel.
Wheat pressure continued due to the bearishness of Tuesday's USDA report, with today's losses ranging between 7 cents lower for Minneapolis HRS wheat to 16 1/4 cents lower for Kansas City HRW wheat. Disappointing ...