NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Sep 11, 2013 08:59 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures remain mixed early Wednesday. Traders are focusing on light pressure in feeder cattle futures with uncertainty surrounding longer-term shifts and availability in the grain market. Traders in live cattle futures are focusing on the potential for stability at or slightly above support levels. Corn futures are trading mixed in early trade. The stock market is trading mixed. The Dow is 22 points higher while Nasdaq is down 12 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 cents higher. Live cattle futures appear to be hovering near the edge of a trigger point that could bring additional ...

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