NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Jul 8, 2013 12:03 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed to mostly lower Monday morning. Lean hog futures have posted sharp losses at midday given uncertainty about pork market support over the near future. Live cattle futures are still mostly higher, but unable to sustain initial gains. Corn futures are higher at midday. September corn futures are holding 7 cents higher at midday. Stock markets are higher in active trade. The Dow Jones is 70 points higher while Nasdaq is up 2 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Trade remains sluggish across all live cattle futures Monday morning. October futures are holding a 12 cent loss at ...

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