DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Feb 14, 2014 03:41 PM CST


From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: Feb LC, Up 1.40 Apr LC, Up .70; Mar FC, Up 2.67; May FC, Up 2.15; Feb LH, Off .05; Apr LH, Up 1.45. Light to moderate cattle trade developed Friday as short-bought packers were forced to cover immediate slaughter needs. Most live trade in the South was marked at $142, $1 higher than last week. Limited business in the North took place at mostly $225, about steady with last week. A few pens in Nebraska have traded as high as $227. Furthermore, it's possible that more ...

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