NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Jan 24, 2014 09:01 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS

Livestock futures are expected to see very light trade through most of the morning, with more focus on the direction in both pork and beef values at midday as well as outside market shifts. Corn futures are trading lower in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading lower, with Dow Jones posting a 106 point loss, while Nasdaq is down 37 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 20 to 70 cents lower. Pressure is expected to develop once again in live cattle futures. The concern that the market may have seen the top is not a new concept or ...

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