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Feeder Cattle Aug '22 (GFQ22)

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Feeder Cattle Futures Market News and Commentary

Live Cattle Futures Rally but Close Off Highs

Nearby fat cattle futures faltered into the close on Friday, leaving ~$1 on the table. Prices were still up by $0.82 to $2.02 on the day – led by the now front month August. Confirmed cash trade for the week was mostly $137 in the South and $148 in the North. Feeder cattle went into the extended weekend $0.90 to $1.80 higher, but closed off their highs for the day. The CME Feeder Cattle Index came down 77 cents on 6/30 to $165.67. 

CFTC data had live cattle spec funds at 24,265 contracts net long as of 6/28. That was a 14,877 contract lighter net long wk/wk as they both closed existing longs and added shorts through the week. For the feeders, spec traders extended their net short by 1,789 contracts to 5,320.

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