NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Oct 28, 2013 09:01 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are expected to open mixed early Monday. The volatility in the market seen last week is not expected to have calmed over the weekend with traders focusing on noncommercial intentions at the end of the month and the direction of market fundamentals. Weakness in grain markets could make it even more interesting in early Monday trade. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading mixed. The Dow is 12 points lower while Nasdaq is up 2 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Even though the market remains firm as prices trade ...

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