facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Grains mixed Friday

Jan. 25, 2013 at 4:58 PM   |   Comments

CHICAGO, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Grain futures closed mixed Friday with the dollar index down 0.31 percent to 79.74 on the International Exchange.

Corn was off 1 to off 3 1/2 to up 3 3/4, soybeans were off 1 1/2 to up 5 3/4, wheat was up 4 3/4 to up 8 and oats were up 1/2 to up 2 1/4.

Corn dropped slightly, a sign that prices have adjusted to the tight supply. Wheat traded modestly higher but ended the week with losses after up and down trading Friday. Soybean futures were mixed with prices balanced on support from demand in China and pressured by beneficial rains in Argentina.

The prices:

Corn: Mar 7.20 3/4 off 3 1/2, May 7.21 1/2 off 2 3/4, Jly 7.12 3/4 off 2 1/2, Sep 6.07 1/4 off 1.

Soybeans: Mar 14.41 up 5 3/4, May 14.26 up 2 1/4, Jly 14.17 3/4 up 1/4, Aug 13.91 off 1 1/2.

Wheat: Mar 7.76 1/2 up 8, May 7.84 3/4 up 7 3/4, Jly 7.88 1/2 up 6 1/4, Sep 7.97 1/4 up 4 3/4.

Oats: Mar 3.63 up 2, May 3.70 up 2 1/4, Jly 3.75 up 1 1/2, Sep 3.74 1/4 up 1/2.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Scotland was tricked, 'yes' backers say Scotland was tricked, 'yes' backers say
2
Iraq relying on oil wealth from Basra Iraq relying on oil wealth from Basra
3
Greenpeace puts more pressure on LEGO Greenpeace puts more pressure on LEGO
4
Report: MENA unprepared for climate change Report: MENA unprepared for climate change
5
Iran could retool pipeline for Pakistan Iran could retool pipeline for Pakistan
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback