NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Apr 14, 2014 08:51 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Light trade is expected to be seen through livestock futures. Traders continue to focus on the balance of cash and wholesale meat values. But outside markets may play the biggest factor in drawing trader interest into both the cattle and hog markets early Monday. Corn futures are trading mixed in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher in light trade Dow Jones is trading 85 points higher while Nasdaq is 30 points higher.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Light support is expected to trickle into nearby futures following steady cash values through the North late last week. ...

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