NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Feb 28, 2014 09:00 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS

Strong follow-through gains are starting to develop in front-month live cattle and lean hog futures Friday morning. But beyond front month contracts, there seems to be uncertainty about drawing additional longer term interest into the market. Not only are traders looking for additional fundamental direction, but end-of-month positioning is likely to be seen through the session Friday. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher, with Dow Jones posting a 37-point gain, while Nasdaq is up 12 points.

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