NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Mar 7, 2014 09:08 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS

Livestock futures are called to open mixed to mostly higher, although traders could start squaring positions through the end of the week. Moderate additional support could help firm buyer activity through midday. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading mixed, with Dow Jones posting 46 points higher, while Nasdaq is down 17 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 20 to 30 cents higher. Light support is starting to trickle into the live cattle futures market early Friday. Additional direction may step into front month futures as end of the week positioning is expected ...

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