DTN Closing Grain Comments 08/05 13:53
Crop Prices Mixed Friday With Soybean Meal, Wheat Lower
December corn ended up 3 3/4 cents Friday, unfazed by news three ships had
left Ukraine with a total of 2.3 million bushels of corn. December soybean meal
showed the largest percentage loss Friday, swinging $15.60 lower after gaining
DTN Lead Analyst
September corn closed up 8 cents and December corn was up 3 3/4 cents.
August soybeans closed down 1/4 cents and November soybeans were down 9 cents.
September KC wheat closed down 12 cents, September Chicago wheat was down 6 3/4
cents and September Minneapolis wheat was down 7 3/4 cents. The September U.S.
Dollar Index is trading up 0.90 at 106.47. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is
up 6.41 points at 32,733.23. August gold is down $17.00 at $1,789.90, September
silver is down $0.29 at $19.83 and September copper is up $0.0665. September
crude oil is up $0.73 at $89.27, September heating oil is down $0.1261,
September RBOB gasoline is up $0.0695 and September natural gas is down $0.008.