NEWS
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Jul 31, 2015 12:09 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Widespread pressure is seen through the livestock market as traders focus on increased trade activity at the end of the month. This could spark increased pressure before the end of the session. Corn prices are lower in light trade. September corn futures are 4 cents per bushel higher. Stock markets are mixed in light trade. The Dow Jones is 7 points lower while Nasdaq is up 12 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Sharp live cattle futures have developed with the exception of front-month August futures which are holding a 47 cent per cwt gain in light trade. The lack of ...

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