DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Aug 4, 2014 09:00 AM CDT

Mixed trade is expected to develop through the livestock markets early Monday morning. The shift in cattle futures at the end of last week could spark additional volatility through both live cattle and feeder cattle markets, although it is uncertain just how much volume will develop Monday. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher. Dow Jones Index is 13 points higher, while Nasdaq is up 19 points.


Opening call: Mixed. Light trade is expected to be seen through most of the morning as a balance of short covering following ...

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