NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Sep 30, 2013 08:50 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are expected mixed with uncertainty surrounding the market following Friday's cash cattle strength and hogs and pigs report. There could be some wide shifts in prices, but the depth of trade interest is still uncertain. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading lower. The Dow Jones Index is 133 points lower while Nasdaq is down 32 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. The direction of grain markets following the USDA crop report midmorning as well as early movement in lean hog futures will have a significant impact on price direction ...

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