DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
57 minutes ago


Cattle feedlot country stayed far away for cash potential through the day with most bids and asking prices separated by as much as $6 (e.g., $142 versus $148 basis Kansas and Texas). According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base is $0.68 lower compared with the Prior Day settlement ($105.00-$117.00, weighted average $115.50). Despite supportive export news and solid price strength in beans and wheat, corn futures settled generally 2 cents lower. The Nasdaq advanced Thursday as Apple jumped a day after the iPad maker posted sound results. On the other hand, the broader market held ...

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