NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Feb 21, 2014 09:03 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS

Livestock futures are posting moderate to strong support early Friday based on follow-through buyer interest and firming fundamental direction through most of the week. New highs are seen in both cattle and hog futures early Friday. Corn futures are trading lower in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher, with Dow Jones posting a 38 point higher, while Nasdaq is up 14 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 30 cents higher. Live cattle futures have regained additional buyer support during overnight trade. Light activity is seen just before opening bell of pit trade, but the market ...

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