Choice boxed beef jumped $1.10 on Wednesday to $259.23. This jump brought the 27-day average price to $256.76. Select boxed beef saw an opposite change, decreasing from $284.04 on Tuesday to $246.96 on Wednesday. The $1.08 change brought the 27-day average price to $249.87.

Choice primal brisket dropped on Wednesday by $1.76 to hit $178.44. Choice primal round also saw a decrease of $1.13. Choice primal loin saw a large jump from $371.51 on Tuesday to $375.95 on Wednesday. This $4.42 increase brought the 27-day average price to $356.69.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 

 

 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Mon
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 260.27 258.78 256.73 258.13 259.23 1.10 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 251.19 249.28 247.41 248.04 246.96 -1.08 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.09 9.49 9.31 10.10 12.27 2.17 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
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Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Rib 388.66 388.18 382.71 383.86 387.57 3.71 Report
  Chuck 206.41 203.75 202.73 201.56 201.33 -0.23 Report
  Round 218.20 216.90 216.08 216.81 215.68 -1.13 Report
  Loin 369.14 368.07 367.42 371.51 375.93 4.42 Report
  Brisket 185.93 183.39 179.03 180.20 178.44 -1.76 Report
  Short Plate 186.48 186.77 181.57 187.23 188.83 1.60 Report
  Flank 153.00 152.15 145.57 149.49 150.43 0.94 Report
Loads Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Total 68.00 68.00 102.00 64.00 142.00 78.00 Report
  Choice 38.48 43.05 60.16 32.06 73.90 41.84 Report
  Select 22.27 16.59 15.51 18.59 36.39 17.80 Report
  Trimmings 0.54 0.00 3.81 4.95 7.01 2.06 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 159.30 161.18 160.48 161.00 -- 0.52 Report
  BBLC Spread 100.97 97.60 96.25 97.13 -- -97.13 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 71.16 69.38 70.30 70.44 72.32 1.88 Report
  BBPC Spread 189.11 189.40 186.43 187.69 186.91 -0.78 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
Apr 22
Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 154.18 154.88 154.67 154.91 157.11 2.20 Report
  BBCB Spread 105.39 104.11 101.82 101.02 -- -101.02 Report
Other Wed
Apr 22
Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.81 13.78 13.77 13.77 13.76 -0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.59 233.64 234.28 233.99 234.46 0.47 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 244.16 243.29 241.53 241.21 241.63 0.42 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 105,000 105,000 105,000 115,000 115,000 0 Report