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DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Nov 25, 2013 11:49 AM CST

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed at midday with live cattle and lean hog futures unable to sustain previous price support and returning to a narrow trading range. Lack of expected trade through the holiday week is expected to keep most traders on the sidelines. Corn futures are higher at midday. December corn futures are 2 cents per bushel higher. Stock markets are higher in light trade. The Dow Jones is 30 points higher while Nasdaq is up 8 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Prices in live cattle futures are going nowhere fast with mixed trade from 17 cents lower to 10 ...

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