Choice boxed beef fell on Friday, hitting $253.50 after a $3.16 drop. This fall brought the 27-day average price to $257.31. Select boxed beef saw a similar decline,  dropping $2.47 to land at $242.38 on Friday.

Choice primal rib saw a huge fall on Friday from $387.46 on Thursday to $376.41. This $11.05 fall brought the 27-day average price to $205.77. Choice primal short plate saw a large drop as well of $8.52. Choice primal round saw the smallest fall of only 16 cents to sit at $214.04.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 256.73 258.13 259.23 257.66 254.50 -3.16 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 247.41 248.04 246.96 244.85 242.38 -2.47 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.31 10.10 12.27 12.81 12.11 -0.70 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Change Report
  Rib 382.71 383.86 387.57 387.46 376.41 -11.05 Report
  Chuck 202.73 201.56 201.33 200.85 198.42 -2.43 Report
  Round 216.08 216.81 215.68 214.20 214.04 -0.16 Report
  Loin 367.42 371.51 375.93 373.02 371.27 -1.75 Report
  Brisket 179.03 180.20 178.44 172.84 171.36 -1.48 Report
  Short Plate 181.57 187.23 188.83 187.41 178.89 -8.52 Report
  Flank 145.57 149.49 150.43 147.75 144.52 -3.23 Report
Loads Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Change Report
  Total 102.00 64.00 142.00 115.00 82.00 -33.00 Report
  Choice 60.16 32.06 73.90 59.76 36.52 -23.24 Report
  Select 15.51 18.59 36.39 25.35 10.40 -14.95 Report
  Trimmings 3.81 4.95 7.01 11.69 22.06 10.37 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 160.48 161.00 160.80 149.70 -- -11.10 Report
  BBLC Spread 96.25 97.13 98.43 107.96 -- -107.96 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 69.38 70.30 70.44 72.32 73.06 0.74 Report
  BBPC Spread 186.43 187.69 186.91 184.60 -- -184.60 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 154.67 154.91 157.11 159.29 162.67 3.38 Report
  BBCB Spread 101.82 101.02 99.94 94.99 -- -94.99 Report
Other Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.77 13.77 13.76 13.75 13.76 0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 234.28 233.99 234.46 233.26 233.89 0.63 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 241.53 241.21 241.63 242.06 241.90 -0.16 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 105,000 105,000 115,000 115,000 115,000 0 Report