NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Jul 25, 2013 08:57 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called to open mixed in a very narrow range Thursday morning. The uncertainty about meat value support through the next couple months is being offset by additional pressure in the grain markets. Trade volume is expected to remain sluggish through most of the morning. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading mixed. The Dow Jones Index is 23 points lower while Nasdaq is up 3 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 10 cents lower. Early trade in the live cattle futures market is expected to remain under pressure ...

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