DTN Closing Livestock Comment 10/23 16:56
Split Livestock Close Wednesday
Cattle contracts held onto their gains while the lean hog sector feels
pressure in most contracts besides the spot December market.
By ShayLe Stewart
DTN Livestock Analyst
Cattle markets secured higher prices at Wednesday's closing bell while the
lean hog market still wonders lower. Hog prices are lower on the National
Direct Afternoon Hog Report, down $0.61 with a weighted average of $55.24.
December corn is down 1/4 cent per bushel and December soybean meal is up
$1.70. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 45.85 points and NASDAQ is up
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