Choice boxed beef jumped $2.26 on Wednesday to hit $256.21, bringing the 27-day average price to $253.95. Select boxed beef prices also saw a leap from $247.78 on Tuesday to $250.36 on Wednesday. The $2.58 increase brought the 27-day average price to $245.09.

Choice primal  chuck saw a massive increase on Wednesday hitting $215.97 after a $5.30 jump. The 27-day average price now rests at $202.55. Choice primal round also fared well, rising $2.17 to $232.63 on Wednesday. Choice primal rib was the only cut that did not see an increase, falling 60 cents on Wednesday.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 250.88 250.84 253.35 253.95 256.21 2.26 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 244.81 245.79 248.16 247.78 250.36 2.58 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 6.06 5.05 5.18 6.17 5.85 -0.32 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Rib 354.37 355.33 354.64 357.14 356.54 -0.60 Report
  Chuck 208.83 208.76 212.87 210.67 215.97 5.30 Report
  Round 223.02 224.82 228.41 230.46 232.63 2.17 Report
  Loin 340.41 337.69 339.18 341.62 342.10 0.48 Report
  Brisket 176.53 176.51 176.85 174.83 175.94 1.11 Report
  Short Plate 178.30 178.85 181.67 182.83 184.15 1.32 Report
  Flank 148.98 149.31 150.25 150.58 151.34 0.76 Report
Loads Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Total 66.00 55.00 70.00 65.00 100.00 35.00 Report
  Choice 40.75 36.14 44.49 34.60 45.48 10.88 Report
  Select 12.10 10.81 10.60 21.44 20.77 -0.67 Report
  Trimmings 6.49 0.00 0.00 0.51 15.91 15.40 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 150.43 151.90 152.45 152.00 -- -0.45 Report
  BBLC Spread 100.45 98.94 100.90 101.95 -- -101.95 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 85.20 82.18 83.21 83.57 83.57 0.00 Report
  BBPC Spread 165.68 168.66 170.14 170.38 172.64 2.26 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 143.43 141.90 144.66 142.69 141.30 -1.39 Report
  BBCB Spread 108.98 106.18 110.66 112.65 -- -112.65 Report
Other Wed
Jun 17
Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.33 12.29 12.67 12.45 12.74 0.29 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 226.75 228.67 228.32 228.26 227.47 -0.79 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 232.65 234.06 234.29 233.96 232.77 -1.19 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 96,000 113,000 109,000 111,000 113,000 2,000 Report