DTN Grain Close: Rain on the Plains Makes Prices Wane

December corn fell 11 1/4 cents and November soybeans were down 29 3/4 cents Friday, but both settled slightly above their 100-day averages to finish the week. Outside markets exerted bearish influence, but most of Friday’s selling was likely related to rain in the northwestern Plains.

GENERAL COMMENTS:

September corn closed down 11 cents and December corn was down 11 1/4 cents. August soybeans closed down 19 1/2 cents and November soybeans were down 28 1/2 cents. September KC wheat closed down 1 1/4 cents, September Chicago wheat was down 1 1/2 cents and September Minneapolis wheat was down 13 3/4 cents.

The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading up 0.31 at 92.18. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 160.30 points at 34,924.23. August gold is down $18.60 at $1,812.60, September silver is down $0.28 at $25.51 and September copper is down $0.0430. September crude oil is up $0.52 at $74.14, September heating oil is up $0.0107, September RBOB gasoline is up $0.0164 and September natural gas is down $0.153.

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