DTN Early Word Grains 05/14 05:54
Grains Follow Sell-Off With Friday Morning Bounce
July corn is up 7 1/4 cents, July soybeans are up 23 1/2 cents and July KC
wheat is up 16 1/2 cents.
DTN Lead Analyst
Pre-6 a.m. Globex Prices: July corn is up 7 1/4 cents, July soybeans are up
23 1/2 cents and July KC wheat is up 16 1/2 cents.
CME Globex Recap: Early Friday, Dow Jones futures are trading higher as
investors' concerns about higher inflation earlier this week appear to be
moderating. Data on April U.S. retail sales and industrial production are due
out later Friday morning. June crude oil is trading a little higher after
Colonial Pipeline began pumping fuel again late Wednesday. Meanwhile, fighting
continues between Palestinians and Israelis in Gaza.
OUTSIDE MARKETS: Previous closes Thursday showed the Dow Jones Industrial
Average up 433.79 at 34,021.45 and the S&P 500 up 49.46 at 4,112.50 while the
10-Year Treasury yield eased back to 1.67%. Early Friday, June Dow Jones
futures are trading up 140 points. Asian markets are higher with Japan's Nikkei
225 index up 2.32% and China's Shanghai Composite Index up 1.77%. European
markets are higher with the spot futures of the London FTSE 100 trading up
0.80%, spot futures of Germany's DAX trading up 0.63% and spot futures of
France's CAC Index trading up 0.63%. The June euro is up $0.0044 at $1.2127.
The June U.S. Dollar Index is down 0.28 at 90.46. The June 30-year T-bond is up
17/32nds, while June gold is up $12.20 at $1,836.20 and June crude oil is up
$0.62 at $64.44. On China's Dalian exchange, September corn was down 1.6%,
July soybeans were down 2.5%, September soybean meal was down 2.3% and
September soybean oil was down 1.7%. July common wheat on China's Zhengzhou
exchange was unchanged. Malaysian palm oil is closed for holiday Friday.
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