NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Apr 4, 2013 12:01 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are trading mostly lower following the inability for grain markets to remain stable through the Thursday session. Live cattle futures are holding 55-to-85-cent losses as traders remain concerned about longer-term beef demand as well as lackluster interest from investment traders. Corn futures are trading lower in light at midday in light trade. May corn futures are holding 6 cent losses at midday. Stock markets are mixed in light trade. The Dow Jones is 8 points higher while Nasdaq is down 4 points.

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