DTN Closing Grain Comments 04/20 13:54

DTN Closing Grain Comments 04/20 13:54
Soybeans Skyrocket Tuesday to New Contract Highs; Corn, Wheat Follow

Led by soybeans and bean oil, the ag markets surged in unison Tuesday, with
soybeans, bean oil, corn and Minneapolis wheat all recording new contract

Dana Mantini
Senior Market Analyst


May corn closed up 14 1/2 cents per bushel, May soybeans finished up 22 1/4
cents, July KC wheat is up 9 1/4 cents, July Chicago wheat closed up 7 1/2
cents and July Minneapolis wheat closed up 6 3/4 cents. The June U.S. Dollar
Index is trading up 0.190 at 91.240. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down
333.54 points at 33,744.09. June gold is up $7.20 at $1,777.80, May silver is
down $0.00 at $25.84 and May copper is down $0.0305 at $4.2075. June crude oil
is down $0.97 at $62.46, May heating oil is down $0.0184, June RBOB is down
$0.0302 and May natural gas is down $0.025.