DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Apr 1, 2014 09:05 AM CDT

Livestock futures are called to open mixed with strong gains quickly redeveloping in the lean hog complex. Cattle trade is under pressure with traders looking for additional direction from both meat values and the moves in grain markets. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher in light trade. Dow Jones is trading 88 points higher while the Nasdaq is 39 points higher.


Opening call: Steady to 50 cents lower. Follow-through pressure is developing in overnight electronic markets with the expectation that additional pressure will be seen through morning pit-traded ...

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