Cattle Auctions

Depressed prices got you down?
Depressed prices got you down?

Get the cattle-driven content you need to:

  • Earn more per head
  • Save on feedstuffs
  • Protect herd health


DTN Midday Livestock Comments

Livestock Gains Firm in Late Trade Friday

Livestock futures have remained sluggish through much of the morning Friday. But trade activity is starting to pick up allowing for wider price swings and increased volatility to develop near closing bell following sharp cash cattle gains during the week.

To read more and listen to an audio version, Start your free MyDTN trial

MyDTN Premium Content Spotlight:

Market Strategies

CORN Strategies Snapshot

Closing Futures Price & Change

Electronic Corn (@C)
Jul 17 3.6650 -0.0275
Sep 17 3.7425 -0.0200
Dec 17 3.8500 -0.0175
Jul 17 - Sep 17
Spread -$0.0775 Neutral


Monthly Trend Up
Weekly Trend Down

Market Structure

Seasonal Index

The market tends to trend down through August.


2016: 100% of 2016 production sold 2017: 75% expected production covered w/Dec 17 $3.80 puts @ approx. $0.30 2017: 25% expected production priced w/Dec 17 @ $3.90 ($3.98-$0.08 net puts)
For additional commodities plus Analysis & Recommendations, Start your free MyDTN trial
We've detected that you are using an unsupported browser. Not all features of DTN / The Progressive Farmer may function as expected.

Recommended Browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 10 or above
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • iPad 2 or above
  • iPhone 4 or above
Join the community! Registration is FREE. As a member of the DTNPF online community you can contribute to discussions, save your settings, get exclusive email alerts and access to special online sections, and read e-newsletters.

Please correct the following errors and try again:

e.g. 68114 (US) or Y0B 1G0 (Canada)
e.g., 402-390-2328
8-32 characters, include one number (0-9) and one letter (a-z)
By clicking Create Account, you agree to our Terms of Service
Telvent DTN, LLC • 9110 West Dodge Road • Omaha, NE 68114