Choice boxed beef prices fell today from $242. 45 to $239.98 from Thursday. This $2.47 drop brings the 27-day average to $252.45. Select boxed beef saw a similar drop of $2.05, hitting $234.94 on Friday.

Choice primal rib and chuck prices both saw a large drop since Thursday, down $5.34 and $5.43 respectively. Choice brisket also continues on a decline, hitting $207.86 Friday and bringing the 27-day average to $226.58.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 243.44 244.07 242.59 242.45 239.98 -2.47 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 236.19 237.88 236.21 236.89 234.84 -2.05 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 7.26 6.19 6.38 5.57 5.14 -0.43 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Rib 321.99 322.28 327.80 329.29 323.95 -5.34 Report
  Chuck 216.16 215.54 211.02 212.25 206.82 -5.43 Report
  Round 226.61 228.11 226.35 224.73 223.05 -1.68 Report
  Loin 303.94 306.08 306.49 305.98 307.08 1.10 Report
  Brisket 217.00 216.40 209.91 209.56 207.86 -1.70 Report
  Short Plate 172.44 171.40 169.92 168.33 167.94 -0.39 Report
  Flank 132.72 135.37 134.14 132.07 131.96 -0.11 Report
Loads Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Total 78.00 87.00 131.00 95.00 69.00 -26.00 Report
  Choice 47.11 43.98 66.84 44.56 37.19 -7.37 Report
  Select 10.09 19.16 22.47 14.02 12.49 -1.53 Report
  Trimmings 9.10 6.02 16.32 10.91 10.98 0.07 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 153.20 153.75 153.00 153.43 -- 0.43 Report
  BBLC Spread 90.24 90.32 89.59 89.02 -- -89.02 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 78.67 76.49 76.67 73.64 74.37 0.73 Report
  BBPC Spread 164.77 167.58 165.92 168.81 165.61 -3.20 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Jan 30
Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 145.39 145.15 145.79 145.64 142.28 -3.36 Report
  BBCB Spread 98.29 98.28 96.95 100.17 -- -100.17 Report
Other Fri
Jan 30
Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Change Report
  Daily Drop 15.13 15.09 15.09 15.09 15.04 -0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 236.99 235.98 230.20 229.32 231.20 1.88 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 232.95 233.13 233.53 233.33 232.56 -0.77 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 105,000 105,000 112,000 100,000 110,000 10,000 Report