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Cattle futures supported by boxed beef strength

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were higher ahead of the week’s direct cash business with some additional support in the strength in boxed beef prices.  June live cattle closed $.62 higher at $165.20 and August lives closed $.45 higher... Read More.

Cattle futures pressured by lower boxed beef

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day lower waiting for the week’s direct business to develop with additional pressure from lower boxed beef.  October live cattle closed $.50 lower at $142.12 and September feeder cattle closed $1.65 lower... Read More.

Cattle futures supported by higher boxed beef

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day higher, supported by the higher boxed beef during the session.  August live cattle closed $1.57 higher at $134.50 and October live cattle closed $1.47 higher at $139.95.  August feeder cattle closed... Read More.