NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Mar 7, 2013 08:57 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are trading mixed to higher early Thursday with traders focusing on the potential move higher in what is considered to be oversold markets. Lean hog futures appear to be setting the trend higher early Thursday. Corn futures are trading mixed in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher, with Dow Jones posting a 31-point gain, while Nasdaq is up 2 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. After the pressure seen early in the week, stability in the live cattle futures is a welcome sign. Nearby live cattle futures remain slightly higher in early trade. This ...

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