Cash cattle trade was quiet today with no prices to report. Corn closed
up 5 1/2 cents in the September and up 5 1/4 cents in the December. The
Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 390 points or 2.4% on the close.
Compared to last week, yearlings traded mostly steady to 3.00 higher
(mostly early to midweek) with calves selling steady to 5.00 higher. In
the Southeast calves traded unevenly steady to 3.00 lower. Several
auctions late in the week mostly in the Northern Plains were 5.00-10.00
lower when compared to two weeks ago.