BC-Merc Early

4/28/2015 8:00 AM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Early trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Tue:

OpenHighLowLastChg.
CATTLE
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
Apr160.50161.67160.47161.50+1.03
Jun150.30151.45150.30151.30+1.03
Aug148.35149.32148.25149.20+.85
Oct150.07150.90149.97150.30+.25
Dec150.92151.80150.92150.97
Feb150.35151.30150.35150.35
Apr149.40150.35149.40150.00+.28
Jun143.50143.50143.25143.25+.25
Aug141.50141.50141.20141.20
Est. sales 15,254. Mon.'s sales 38,906
Mon.'s open int 274,685, up 986
FEEDER CATTLE
50,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
Apr215.37215.97214.90214.90
May212.30213.40211.85212.75+1.35
Aug214.00215.10213.47214.50+1.33
Sep213.07214.00212.95213.50+1.28
Oct212.00213.00211.32211.32
Nov211.35211.50211.10211.50+.85
Jan205.20205.67203.82203.82
Mar201.90
Est. sales 2,746. Mon.'s sales 7,249
Mon.'s open int 37,989, up 247
HOGS,LEAN
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
May72.6273.2072.2772.27
Jun79.5080.1079.4780.00+.60
Jul81.0081.4281.0081.30+.58
Aug81.0081.4780.8581.25+.48
Oct72.0072.2071.8071.95+.28
Dec68.6068.9568.5768.70+.03
Feb71.0771.2770.9070.97+.10
Apr73.2073.3273.0073.10+.10
May77.5077.5077.5077.50
Jun80.0080.0079.8079.80
Jul78.30
Aug76.90
Est. sales 7,840. Mon.'s sales 31,634
Mon.'s open int 221,235, up 1,445
PORK BELLIES
40,000 lbs.; cents per lb.
No open contracts.


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