NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Jul 2, 2013 08:57 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Light trade is expected through the livestock market with cattle futures holding moderate follow-through gains. The pressure in the lean hog futures is being driven by deferred contract pressure, but may be limited due to light trade volume. Corn futures are higher in early trade. The stock market is higher. Dow Jones is 45 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 12 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 40 cents higher. Additional follow-through buyer support is expected to develop through the live cattle futures early Tuesday. This could help draw additional commercial and noncommercial interest back into the ...

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