NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Nov 6, 2013 09:04 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are mixed early Wednesday with moderate to strong losses developing in lean hog futures. Light support in cattle futures are redeveloping as traders are looking for increased activity through morning trade. Corn futures are trading lower in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. The Dow Jones Index is 105 points higher while Nasdaq is up 14 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Narrow gains have been seen through overnight trade following follow-through buying in feeder cattle futures. But trade is expected to be mixed early in the session with traders focusing on the lack ...

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