NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Apr 10, 2013 08:56 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Moderate to strong gains have held through overnight trade in the lean hog complex. Traders remain focused on the possibility of increased export demand support as well as expected oversold market status. Cattle futures are trading lower once again, with feeder cattle futures containing the brunt of the pressure early Wednesday. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones index is holding a 55-point gain while Nasdaq is up 15 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 lower. Activity in the live cattle futures remains extremely sluggish in front ...

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