DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue May 5, 2015 11:46 AM CDT


Early support seen through the entire livestock market has narrowed significantly as cattle futures have turned lower during late morning trade. The focus on firming cash hog markets and strong demand support is keeping nearby lean hog futures higher, while the entire cattle complex has slipped lower, looking for renewed direction. Corn prices are lower in light trade. May corn futures are 2 cents per bushel lower. Stock markets are lower in light trade. The Dow Jones is 58 points lower while Nasdaq is down 54 points.


Light to moderate pressure has trickled into the live ...

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