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DTN Closing Livestock Comment 01/28 16:10
   Cattle, Hogs Both Expect Lighter Saturday Kills

   Heading into next week's trade, the lean hog market will be looking for
renewed support and the cattle complex will be eyeing the cash market and
throughput.

ShayLe Stewart
DTN Livestock Analyst

GENERAL COMMENTS:

   The livestock futures rallied aggressively into Friday's close and
ultimately the live cattle, feeder cattle and lean hog contracts all closed
higher amid a technical push. Hog prices closed higher on the National Direct
Afternoon Hog Report, up $1.29 with a weighted average of $75.11 on 5,377 head.
March corn is up 10 3/4 cents per bushel and March soybean meal is up $6.50.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 564.69 points and NASDAQ is up 417.79
points.
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