NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Apr 2, 2013 08:57 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed with traders focusing on the intensity and movement in outside markets. Traders are looking for additional support from the grain complex, as well as potential meat market support. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are higher in light trade.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Mixed trade activity is expected to be seen through early traders expected to focus on potential beef demand and the ability to sustain and improve recent cash market support. There still remain long term questions about how supportive the buyer interest will be through ...

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