NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Jul 10, 2013 09:02 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed early Wednesday. The firm buyer support which is quickly developing in the lean hog contract is being offset by the pressure in the cattle market. Trade is expected to remain sluggish through most of the morning. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones is 26 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 6 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 cents lower. The continued support in the grain market as well as uncertainty about the ability to push boxed beef or cash prices higher over ...

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