Early calls slightly higher
Corn, soybeans and wheat all traded slightly higher in overnight trading, leading analysts to call all 3 grains to open Friday's CME Group trade on the higher side.
Early calls for the commodities are corn 1-3 higher, soybeans 7-9 higher and wheat 3-5 higher, according to private sources.
In the overnight trade, December 2010 corn traded 2 3/4 cents higher to $5.70 per bushel, while November beans were 10 cents higher at $11.98 1/2. December 2010 wheat was 4 1/4 cents higher at $7.00 3/4 per bushel.