NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Apr 26, 2013 08:42 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Mixed trade is expected to be seen through the livestock market early Friday with traders focusing the firming support in both cash markets as well as improving meat values. Traders are looking for additional direction from outside markets and the potential of additional noncommercial buyer support. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading mixed. Dow Jones index is holding a 3-point gain while Nasdaq is down 7 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Despite the expected support in the cash and boxed beef markets, traders have taken a "wait and see approach" ...

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