NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu May 23, 2013 09:04 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Light trade is expected to develop with moderate pressure seen in both the feeder cattle and lean hog contracts. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones is 51 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 10 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Traders continue to look for additional direction from both outside futures and cash market moves. So far, there is very little push from either side of the market. This could limit additional pressure in front month contracts as traders focus on weekend plans. Cash cattle activity remains quiet ...

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