NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon May 5, 2014 08:55 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Light to moderate trade is expected to be seen through early trade following the late week pullback in cattle futures Friday afternoon. Traders are not only expected to be closely focused on meat market activity, but outside markets may play a bigger role in the direction of livestock futures early Monday. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading lower in light trade Dow Jones is trading 118 points lower while Nasdaq is 27 points lower.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 10 to 30 cents higher. Activity is expected to remain light through most ...

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