NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Thu Feb 7, 2013 08:51 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are expected to continue to work lower following the moderate to sharp losses which developed Wednesday. There is little to no fresh optimistic fundamental news being touted early Thursday that would quickly change the course of the livestock market and draw traders back into the complex. Corn futures are trading lower in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading lower, with Dow Jones posting a 16-point loss, while Nasdaq is down 3 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 50 cents lower. The aggressive pullback in live cattle futures prices Wednesday helped to spark additional selling ...

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