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DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Apr 2, 2013 04:31 PM CDT

Ethanol futures posted strong gains Tuesday following uncertainty in the corn market. Early gains in the corn market quickly eroded as selling pressure continued. But it seems that the tank ran dry in the seller market with nearby corn futures closing mixed. May futures fell 1 cent per bushel while other nearby contracts closed steady to 3 cents per bushel higher. April ethanol futures closed 2.7 cents per gallon higher, at $2.388 a gallon.

RBOB gasoline futures fell sharply Tuesday following widespread pressure across the market. May RBOB gasoline futures led the market lower, falling 6.07 cents per gallon. This ...

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