NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Aug 21, 2013 11:57 AM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are under pressure with sharp losses in the lean hog futures market. Cattle futures are trading mixed in a narrow range with little focus being placed on short term supplies for the moment. Corn futures are higher at midday. September corn futures are holding 6 cent gains at midday. Stock markets are lwoer in light trade. The Dow Jones is 52 points lower while Nasdaq is down 22 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Market prices are generally lower Wednesday with all but front month futures moving moderately lower. Trade is expected to remain under pressure with little to ...

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