NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Oct 4, 2013 09:03 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Mixed trade is expected to be seen as pit-traded livestock futures open. Trading ranges will likely remain narrow with very little direction expected to develop before the end of the week. Traders are focusing on outside market direction, but so far, even that has given very little indication of overall movement. Corn futures are trading higher early. The stock market is trading higher. The Dow Jones Index is 28 points higher while Nasdaq is up 17 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 20 to 40 cents lower. Light support is eroding through the complex, with light to moderate losses ...

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