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DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Mar 28, 2014 11:53 AM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Light trade is seen through livestock futures Friday morning. Traders continue to look toward the release of the hogs and pigs report Friday afternoon. But most contracts are already positioned in front of report expectations. Corn futures are higher at midday. May corn futures are 2 cents per bushel higher. Stock markets are higher in light trade. The Dow Jones is 117 points higher while Nasdaq is up 34 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Live cattle futures have traded back and forth through the morning with little direction developing. The lack of support in the morning boxed beef report seems ...

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