NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Sep 24, 2013 03:19 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX HRS closed 3 3/4 to 6 1/4 higher, corn ended 4 1/2 to 4 3/4 lower, soybeans finished 3 1/2 to 4 3/4 cents higher; canola closed $1.90 to $2.70/mt higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The TSX equity index is trading at 12,875, up 64 points, while U.S. markets are also posting small gains. The Canadian dollar is 20 basis points lower at $.9691 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar is 0.109 higher at 80.680. Gold has trimmed morning losses, currently $1.60 lower at $1,325.40/ounce. Crude oil is trading 48 cent lower at $102.22/barrel, while Brent crude is 1 cent ...

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