NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu May 2, 2013 09:03 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called to move higher in light trade. Additional support is expected to focus on the direction of both outside markets as well as potential cash market support. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones is 49 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 15 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to $1 higher. Active support is developing through the live cattle futures market. The firmness in the both the cash cattle market as well as appreciation of boxed beef values has helped to quickly draw additional commercial ...

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