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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Wed Jan 15, 2014 02:25 PM CST

Feb Live Cattle: The Picture of a Bullish Market

The unofficial rule of thumb when it comes to blogging for DTN is to try to hold the commentary to anywhere from 300 to 500 words (though I often break this quasi rule). If the old adage "A picture is worth a thousand words" still rings true, then the February live cattle weekly chart has me covered for the next couple of days. Enjoy.

What's that? You want a little explanation with the chart? Okay, but I'll keep it short.

Feb cattle blasted to a new high of $139.90 Wednesday (as ...

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