NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Oct 3, 2013 12:02 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed with moderate gains developing in lean hog futures being offset by pressure in feeder cattle contracts. Traders are looking for additional market information, but very little is developing through the complex. Corn futures are mixed at midday. December corn futures are 3 cents higher at midday. Stock markets are lower in light trade. The Dow Jones is 140 points lower while Nasdaq is down 49 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Live cattle futures are mixed in light trade. The focus on narrow trading range in the corn market has kept most of the volatility out of ...

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