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 Midday: Early-Week Losses Flood Through Trade

🕔Mar 19, 2018Livestock futures have posted triple-digit losses through the last half of the morning with traders focusing on aggressive outside market losses. This may add even more weakness to the complex […]

DTN Livestock Open: New Week Set to Start Mixed

🕔Mar 19, 2018Look for the cattle complex to open on a mixed basis, a slow and cautious combination of follow-through selling and the vaulted premium status of the cash feedlot trade. Lean […]

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 Midday: Futures Erode in Morning Trade

🕔Mar 16, 2018Firm pressure is seen in the livestock complex. There is sluggish trade activity in all markets, although the entire market is weak due to light trade. GENERAL COMMENTS: Firm pressure […]

DTN Livestock Open: Tariff for Beef to Japan to Decrease by End of March

🕔Mar 16, 2018Look for live and feeder contracts to open mixed this morning thanks to a combination of residual selling and late-week short-covering. Lean hog futures should also begin with uneven price […]

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 Midday: Cattle Futures Tumble Lower

🕔Mar 15, 2018Sharp triple-digit losses have quickly swept through the cattle complex during morning trade. The pressure is pushing traders to remain more uncertain about the ability to step back into the […]

DTN Livestock Open: Hog Futures Pressured by Defensive Fundamentals

🕔Mar 15, 2018Expect lean hog futures to open mostly lower, checked by lower cash sales and struggling product demand. On the other hand, cattle futures may open no better than mixed with […]

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 […]

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