Beef prices end the week positively. Choice boxed beef rose 37 cents to hit $235.47, bringing the 27-day average price to $237.04. Select boxed beef prices jumped 89 cents from $228.25 to $229.14. The increase brought the 27-day average price to $233.27.

Choice primal loin saw the largest increase of $2.07 to hit $319.30. Choice primal rib increased from $324.56 to $325.40 on Friday, an 84-cent increase that brought the 27-day average price to $329.50.

 

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 233.66 233.18 235.32 235.10 235.47 0.37 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 229.11 227.95 229.10 228.25 229.14 0.89 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 4.55 5.23 6.22 6.85 6.33 -0.52 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Change Report
  Rib 321.55 322.64 325.59 324.56 325.40 0.84 Report
  Chuck 195.68 193.09 193.27 193.53 192.83 -0.70 Report
  Round 221.54 219.68 220.01 220.98 221.35 0.37 Report
  Loin 308.54 310.72 317.01 317.23 319.30 2.07 Report
  Brisket 164.79 164.80 164.77 164.95 165.03 0.08 Report
  Short Plate 155.45 157.01 161.01 154.89 155.25 0.36 Report
  Flank 140.56 140.65 142.35 141.77 139.62 -2.15 Report
Loads Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Change Report
  Total 73.00 90.00 123.00 96.00 50.00 -46.00 Report
  Choice 48.81 58.74 58.72 50.42 25.19 -25.23 Report
  Select 9.37 16.92 33.83 14.28 16.60 2.32 Report
  Trimmings 0.00 2.26 8.66 9.73 0.76 -8.97 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 148.00 148.23 148.68 148.68 -- 0.00 Report
  BBLC Spread 85.66 84.95 86.64 86.42 -- -86.42 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 85.38 88.35 89.31 88.48 87.73 -0.75 Report
  BBPC Spread 145.31 143.87 146.84 147.37 -- -147.37 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 137.49 132.77 129.47 130.41 130.82 0.41 Report
  BBCB Spread 100.89 103.71 104.91 104.28 -- -104.28 Report
Other Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.02 12.05 12.01 12.08 12.28 0.20 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 221.66 222.81 210.13 217.74 222.39 4.65 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 218.97 220.44 220.23 221.04 220.88 -0.16 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 103,000 107,000 112,000 102,000 109,000 7,000 Report