NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Mar 19, 2013 08:58 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Light to moderate pressure is expected to develop across the livestock markets early Tuesday. The narrow losses in the live cattle and lean hog futures market seem to indicate that most traders are still looking for additional direction from outside markets. Corn futures are trading mixed in early electronic trade. Stock markets are higher in light trade. Dow Jones is 51 points higher while the Nasdaq is up 11 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 30 cents lower. Even though futures are holding a narrow loss Tuesday morning, the lack of buyer interest is very evident. This ...

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