NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Sep 1, 2015 11:59 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Lean hog futures markets are holding up surprisingly well with nearby and deferred contracts trading in a narrowly mixed range at midday. The previous pressure in lean hog futures has allowed most traders to remain stable despite the sharp losses through the rest of the livestock complex. Even though sharp triple-digit losses are seen in all cattle futures, the pressure stems from aggressive outside market selling that has gained wildfire like momentum through nearly all commodity and financial markets. At this point, cattle futures are expected to hold strong losses into closing bell, with little additional market ...

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