NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Aug 4, 2015 09:04 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Firm gains are seen through the livestock complex as live cattle markets are able to hold moderate gains through early trade. Additional support is expected to draw more traders back into the market through the rest of the complex. Corn futures are trading higher in light early trade. Stock markets are higher in light trade. Dow Jones is 17 points higher, while Nasdaq is up 7 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: 20 to 70 cents higher. Firm support is slowly developing across the live cattle complex as traders continue to focus on the ability to bring some stability ...

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