NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Mar 22, 2013 12:10 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Moderate losses are holding through the livestock market due to the extremely light trade. The cattle on feed report will be released later this afternoon, but most of the pre-report estimates have already been worked through the markets numerous times. The lack of additional direction and end-of-the-week positioning is allowing for markets to drift lower Friday. Feeder cattle futures are holding light gains based on pressure in the grain complex.

Posted 11:09 -- Moderate losses continue to hold through both the cattle and hog futures at midmorning. There is very little to no new information developing from ...

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