DTN Closing Grain Comments 12/01 13:50
Most Grains Claw Back Gains; Kansas City Wheat Finishes Lower
Wednesday saw a mostly favorable trading session in the ag space with gains
led by soybeans and soymeal, which finished up 0.99% and 2.08%, respectively.
Kansas City wheat turned in a disappointing session, closing down 6 cents on
the day, the only contract to finish with losses.
DTN Contributing Analyst
March corn closed up 4 cents and July corn was up 2 3/4 cents. January
soybeans closed up 11 cents and March soybeans were up 8 1/2 cents. March KC
wheat closed down 3 cents, March Chicago wheat was up 3 1/4 cents and March
Minneapolis wheat was up 9 3/4 cents. The December U.S. Dollar Index is trading
up 0.02 at 96.03. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 47.45 points at
34,531.17. February gold is up $6.10 at $1,782.60, March silver is down $0.50
at $22.32 and March copper is down $0.0510. January crude oil is down $0.32 at
$65.86, January heating oil is up $0.0207, January RBOB gasoline is up $0.0131
and January natural gas is down $0.292.
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