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DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Aug 21, 2014 09:08 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Livestock futures are mixed to lower early Thursday with a sense of stability trying to gain a foothold across the cattle complex while lean hog markets continue to hold strong triple-digit losses just before opening bell. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher. Dow Jones Index is 46 points higher, while Nasdaq is up 2 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Narrow price shifts are developing early Thursday with traders looking for longer-term direction from both fundamental and technical market activity. If traders can sustain the current price range in nearby ...

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