NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Jun 18, 2013 08:59 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed with light gains seen in the lean hog futures market. The lack of support in the live cattle market may direct the tone of the entire livestock market through most of the morning. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones is 67 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 14 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 10 to 50 cents lower. The focus in the live cattle futures is being placed on the potential direction of outside markets as well as shifts in beef values. Traders ...

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