NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed May 1, 2013 08:58 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are expected mixed Wednesday morning. the cattle complex is looking for additional buyer support, which may help to boost prices moderately through the morning. Lean hog futures are under pressure from pressure in outside markets and concerns of global demand softness. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading lower. Dow Jones is 49 points lower, and Nasdaq is down 6 point.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 40 higher. With the April contracts now expired, all eyes are focused on the ability to for June futures to set the pace ...

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