NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Mar 12, 2013 09:00 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed in light trade. Overnight sessions have been limited to moving on either side of unchanged with very little new fundamental information floating around in the market place. This could limit wide price shifts through much of the session. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are lower in light trade.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 cents higher. Light trade is expected through the live cattle futures market Tuesday as traders look for additional direction in the cash market later in the week. The potential support in boxed ...

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