NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Oct 23, 2013 09:11 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are trading mixed early Wednesday with follow-through buying slowly developing in cattle futures. Lean hog futures are showing some pressure as nearby contracts have seen traders make corrections following the aggressive Tuesday rally. The focus on still weak cash hog values is limiting follow-through support. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading lower. The Dow Jones Index is 76 points lower while Nasdaq is down 34 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 30 cents higher. Follow-through buyer support is slowly trickling into the complex Wednesday morning ahead of opening ...

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