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DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Apr 19, 2013 12:03 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures markets are under pressure Friday afternoon in front of the release of the cattle on feed report. Feeder cattle contracts are most heavily hit by selling pressure with most contracts holding triple digit losses. Corn futures are trading higher in light trade at midday. May corn futures are holding 6 cent gains at midday. Stock markets are mixed in light trade. The Dow Jones is 33 points lower while Nasdaq is up 32 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Live cattle futures markets have been challenging to read through the morning. Narrow losses continue to hold through nearby contracts ...

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