DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:06 AM CDT

Cattle: Steady Futures: 10-30 LR Live Equiv $169.56 - 0.72*

Hogs: Steady-$1 HR Futures: mixed Lean Equiv $117.23 + $2.28**

* based on formula estimating live cattle equivalent of gross packer revenue

** based on formula estimating lean hog equivalent of gross packer revenue


The cash cattle market should remain in its all-show-and-no-go mode with both bids and asking prices poorly defined. A few showlists should be priced around $164-plus in the South and $255-plus in the North. Significant trade volume will probably be delayed until Thursday or Friday. Live and feeder futures seem geared to open moderately ...

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