NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Sep 17, 2013 12:43 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Lean hog futures which posted moderate to strong losses early Tuesday have battled back to nearly unchanged in several nearby contracts. Cattle futures on the other hand have seen further market erosion as traders look for increased pressure despite weakness in grain markets. Corn futures are lower at midday. September corn futures are holding 2 cent losses at midday. Stock markets are higher in light trade. The Dow Jones is 36 points higher while Nasdaq is up 20 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

What started as narrow losses in live cattle futures through early morning trade has developed into additional ...

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