NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Feb 27, 2013 08:58 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Cattle futures are expected to be led by the light to moderate buyer support in the live cattle futures. There remains uncertainty and growing pressure in the lean hog futures market as the expectations of improving longer-term pork demand seem to have been short lived. Corn futures are trading higher in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher, with Dow Jones posting a 20-point gain, while Nasdaq is up 3 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 70 cents higher. The expectation of steady to higher cash cattle trade through the end of the week and the ...

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