Choice boxed beef prices rose $1.25 on Thursday to hit $257.88. Select boxed beef saw an even higher jump of $2.07, resting at $246.31. This brought the 27-day average price for select boxed beef to $249.16. 

Choice primal loin saw a fall to $379.65 after a $1.53 dip. Choice primal flank also saw a slight fall of 17 cents.

Choice primal chuck saw the largest increase of $3.57 to land at $198.28 on Thursday. This jump brought the 27-day average price to $204.54.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 254.50 256.34 256.97 256.63 257.88 1.25 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 242.38 245.16 244.26 244.24 246.31 2.07 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 12.11 11.18 12.71 12.38 11.57 -0.81 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  Rib 376.41 376.54 379.01 377.49 379.24 1.75 Report
  Chuck 198.42 199.23 199.27 194.71 198.28 3.57 Report
  Round 214.04 216.56 216.05 216.96 217.87 0.91 Report
  Loin 371.27 375.71 376.81 381.18 379.65 -1.53 Report
  Brisket 171.36 173.50 176.55 175.94 177.21 1.27 Report
  Short Plate 178.89 178.69 178.96 180.21 181.03 0.82 Report
  Flank 144.52 144.21 145.57 145.39 145.22 -0.17 Report
Loads Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  Total 82.00 70.00 98.00 156.00 84.00 -72.00 Report
  Choice 36.52 36.61 39.25 70.82 50.81 -20.01 Report
  Select 10.40 12.92 33.65 47.06 17.43 -29.63 Report
  Trimmings 22.06 0.09 6.71 9.03 6.57 -2.46 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 149.18 150.73 151.45 150.23 -- -1.22 Report
  BBLC Spread 105.32 105.61 105.52 106.40 -- -106.40 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 73.06 73.92 72.14 74.93 77.19 2.26 Report
  BBPC Spread 180.58 184.20 182.04 179.44 -- -179.44 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 162.67 160.49 160.60 166.77 167.67 0.90 Report
  BBCB Spread 94.01 95.74 90.20 88.96 -- -88.96 Report
Other Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.76 13.76 13.80 13.75 13.76 0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 233.89 233.34 233.41 233.44 232.07 -1.37 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 241.90 240.91 241.14 241.15 241.42 0.27 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 115,000 109,000 113,000 114,000 106,000 -8,000 Report