Choice boxed beef fell $1.19 to hit $243.63 on Friday, bringing the 27-day average price to $239.45. Select boxed beef also saw a slight decline from $233.53 on Thursday to $232.83 on Friday. The 70-cent fall brought the 27-day average price to $232.13.

Choice primal chuck saw the largest fall of $3.09 on Friday to hit $199.03, while choice primal rib fell $2.50. Choice primal loin on the other hand saw an increase of $1.03 to hit $339.33.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 244.90 244.46 244.27 244.82 243.63 -1.19 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 234.76 234.58 234.50 233.53 232.83 -0.70 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 10.14 9.88 9.77 11.29 10.80 -0.49 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Rib 351.26 351.14 350.48 353.26 350.76 -2.50 Report
  Chuck 201.10 203.39 201.63 202.12 199.03 -3.09 Report
  Round 221.27 216.96 219.73 219.81 218.83 -0.98 Report
  Loin 337.76 338.31 336.98 338.30 339.33 1.03 Report
  Brisket 169.45 169.79 170.37 168.88 168.33 -0.55 Report
  Short Plate 154.50 150.91 151.56 150.70 151.09 0.39 Report
  Flank 138.54 138.11 137.61 135.54 135.94 0.40 Report
Loads Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Total 59.00 66.00 97.00 67.00 58.00 -9.00 Report
  Choice 39.62 32.24 46.33 38.72 23.37 -15.35 Report
  Select 10.34 13.21 21.94 11.70 12.63 0.93 Report
  Trimmings 1.63 4.25 14.76 7.96 12.75 4.79 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 143.85 143.68 142.43 144.65 146.53 1.88 Report
  BBLC Spread 101.05 100.78 101.84 100.17 97.10 -3.07 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 88.07 90.03 87.24 85.36 85.27 -0.09 Report
  BBPC Spread 156.83 154.43 157.03 159.46 158.36 -1.10 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 143.42 143.46 145.40 146.06 145.93 -0.13 Report
  BBCB Spread 101.44 99.06 98.21 98.89 -- -98.89 Report
Other Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.32 12.26 12.20 12.28 12.32 0.04 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 222.64 222.36 221.73 222.03 222.07 0.04 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 225.65 225.47 225.71 224.73 223.83 -0.90 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 109,000 108,000 109,000 105,000 -4,000 Report