DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Tumble in Late-Day Weakness

🕔Mar 20, 2018Nearby cattle futures broke through current support levels Tuesday as traders continued to test long-term thresholds. The concern that fundamental weakness will add selling pressure may cause additional market losses. […]

DTN Livestock Close: Futures Stumble Into New Week With Triple-Digit Losses

🕔Mar 19, 2018The cattle complex crashed sharply lower, hammered by a combination of long liquidation and technical selling. Lean hog futures also fell hard through the opening session of the week, pressured […]

DTN Livestock Close: Another Defensive Week With Moderate Losses

🕔Mar 16, 2018The cattle complex closed moderately lower, pressured by a combination of long liquidation and late-week technical-selling. On the other hand, lean hog futures settled narrowly mixed on light trade volume. […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Throw in Towel on Week’s Attempted Rally

🕔Mar 15, 2018The cattle complex tumbled significantly lower Thursday, pressed by long liquidation and technical-selling. Lean hog futures settled mostly higher with only spot April pressured by near-term fundamentals. GENERAL COMMENTS While […]

DTN Livestock Close: Futures Land Midweek Recovery

🕔Mar 14, 2018The cattle complex closed generally higher, yet all live and feeder contracts settled well below session highs. With the exception of spot April, lean hog issues settled solidly higher thanks […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Negate Friday’s Rally

🕔Mar 12, 2018For the most part, cattle futures closed significantly lower with nearby live issues proving to be the favored target of early week sellers. Lean hog contracts settled on a mixed […]

DTN Livestock Close: Bearish Week Ends With Short-Covering Rally

🕔Mar 9, 2018The cattle complex closed mostly higher Friday, though most of the late buying interest was tied to nearby live contracts. Lean hog futures closed moderately lower in light trade volume. […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Crash to New Lows

🕔Mar 8, 2018Triple-digit losses essentially dominated the cattle complex Thursday thanks to aggressive long liquidation and technical selling. On the other hand, lean hog contracts closed no worse than mixed with spot […]

DTN Livestock Close: Hogs Under Heavy Pressure

🕔Mar 7, 2018Strong, triple-digit losses were seen in the hog complex through most of Wednesday’s session. Even though prices pulled back from session lows, the tone of the market remains under pressure. […]

DTN Livestock Close: Mixed Trade Keeps Futures Unsettled

🕔Mar 6, 2018Despite early action in cattle and hog futures, Tuesday’s trade turned into a mixed bag of indirection and lack of traders’ focus. Prices in all markets remained mixed with prices […]

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