NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Oct 11, 2013 09:01 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are expected to open mixed to mostly higher after firm gains have developed in live cattle futures during overnight trade. The focus through the morning is being put on the direction of corn prices and how this will impact short term production costs. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. The Dow Jones Index is 12 points higher while Nasdaq is up 3 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 10 to 20 cents higher. Light support has redeveloped through nearby live cattle futures. Traders are focusing primarily on the direction ...

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