Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri May 24, 2013 12:11 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Sharp gains have developed in the feeder cattle futures with triple-digit gains holding. Trade volume remains extremely light, which is allowing for increased support through the end of the week. markets are expected to remain sluggish as traders exit the market for the weekend.

Posted 10:50 -- Livestock futures trade remains slow through the morning. Most traders appear to have already left for their holiday plans. Lean hog futures are holding prices steady to 10 cents higher. Live cattle futures are 20 to 45 cents higher, although volume is light.

Posted 09:34 -- Light gains redeveloped in ...

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