NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Nov 18, 2013 09:03 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called steady to mostly higher as follow-through support is expected to slowly develop during morning trade. The lack of significant outside market movement early Monday could keep most traders on the sidelines waiting for increased direction from meat values moves. Corn futures are trading lower in light trade early Friday. Stock markets are mixed early Monday, in light trade.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 higher. Any follow-through buyer interest is going to come with a healthy level of caution as traders still remain uncertain about just how much long-term support can develop through ...

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