NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Nov 9, 2012 09:03 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed in a narrow trading range with most of the emphasis Friday morning being diverted to the grain complex following the release of the USDA crop report. This may leave both cattle and hog futures in an extremely tight price range through most of the morning. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading mixed, with Dow Jones posting a 22-point loss, while Nasdaq is up 2 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Early trade activity in the live cattle market is expected to remain mixed in a narrow ...

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