DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Tue Nov 12, 2013 08:58 AM CST

The fed cattle market is extremely quiet with little posturing by packers expected before Wednesday or Thursday. A few feedlot managers have priced steers and heifers around $133-134 in the South and $208-209 in the North. Hog buyers are making the early round with bids ranging from steady to $1 lower. Most of the early effort appears to be steady to 0.50 lower. Corn futures are pegged to open 1-2 cents higher based on the overnight trade. The stock market has opened some lower as investors take a breather a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit ...

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