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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Dec 19, 2014 03:54 PM CST

GENERAL COMMENTS:

From Friday to Friday livestock futures scored the following changes: Dec LC, Off 1.30, Feb LC, Off 2.07; Jan FC, Off 5.45; Mar FC, Off 3.28; Dec LH, Off 1.35: Feb LH, Off 1.15. The late-week cash cattle trade was rather light with only a few scattered deals reported in parts of the North. However, packer spending did seem to improve some from the lows of Wednesday and Thursday with a few dressed sales as high as $152. According to the closing report, the national hog base closed $0.10 higher compared with the Prior Day settlement ($69.00-$79.00, ...

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