NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Apr 16, 2013 08:58 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed with the bounce higher in the grain complex expected to help draw additional buyer support back into the market. But traders are going to need to gain some confidence that meat demand could be boosted over the next several weeks in order to keep buyers interested. Corn futures are trading higher. The stock market is trading higher. The Dow Jones index is holding a 99-point gain, while Nasdaq is up 45 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Light support is expected to develop through the front-month live cattle futures. But the support in ...

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