Corn, soybeans close mixed
DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--Continuing with a range-bound pattern for the week, the CME Group corn, soybean and wheat markets trade finished mostly lower Wednesday.
At the close, the Dec. corn futures contract settled 1 3/4 cents higher at $4.43. The Nov. soybean futures contract closed 1 cent lower at $12.87. Dec. wheat futures settled 3 cents lower at $6.90 per bushel. The Dec. soymeal futures ended $3.20 per short ton lower at $411.70. The Dec. soyoil futures closed $0.24 higher at $40.67.
In the outside markets, the NYMEX crude oil is $1.64 per barrel lower, the dollar is higher, and the Dow is up 48 points.