Grains called mixed for Friday's open
Look for a mixed to slightly lower trade in the CME Group grain pits for Friday.
Early calls are corn 2-4 lower, soybeans 5-8 lower and wheat unchanged to 2 higher, according to private sources.
The grains were mixed in overnight electronic trading; as of 6:15 AM CST, December 2010 corn was 3 cents lower at $5.38 3/4 per bushel, while December wheat was 1/4 cent higher at $6.45 1/2, according to a report from Dow Jones Newswires. January soybeans were 6 cents lower at $12.36 per bushel.