NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu May 1, 2014 09:02 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Moderate to strong support developed in both feeder cattle and live cattle contracts early Thursday. With a new month on the books, trader volume appears to be flooding into the market from both commercial and noncommercial interest, which could spark another round of aggressive buying through the next couple of trading sessions. Lean hog futures are mixed in a narrow range as traders try to rebuild following Wednesday's liquidation. Corn futures are trading lower in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading lower in light trade Dow Jones is trading 1 point lower while Nasdaq is 1 point ...

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