Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:44 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Heading toward the close, there is little change in the livestock markets. Lean hogs and feeder cattle continue to post strong gains, supported by solid commercial buying and a weak corn market respectively, while live cattle are down with most other commodities on continued investor selling.

Posted 11:48 -- The live cattle market has drifted lower on spillover pressure from U.S. equities and general weakness in commodities. Light commercial buying continues, however, as indicated by the action in futures spreads. Lean hogs are still showing strong gains on ideas of a firmer cash market this week. Feeder ...

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