NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:58 AM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Sharp losses are seen through the feeder cattle futures market during late morning. This renewed selling activity has caused sharp losses in the live cattle futures, and quickly eroded any stability in the lean hog complex. Corn futures are trading higher at midday in light trade. May corn futures are holding 5 cents higher at midday. Stock markets are lower in light trade. The Dow Jones is 34 points down while Nasdaq is down 16 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Live cattle futures have given up any early gains and are now holding sharp losses based on the combination of ...

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