Choice boxed beef fell on Friday to hit $262.69. The $1.83 fall brought the 27-day average price to $259.01. Select boxed beef also saw a decrease of 97 cents to hit $250.52, bringing the 27-day average price to $248.77.

Choice primal rib fell hard on Friday from $387.97 to $381.52 on Friday. The $6.45 drop brought the 27-day average price to $384.09. Choice primal loin saw the next largest drop of $3.14 to hit $389.12.

 
 
Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 259.12 260.85 262.69 264.52 262.69 -1.83 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 248.35 248.30 249.13 251.49 250.52 -0.97 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 10.77 12.56 13.55 13.03 12.18 -0.85 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Rib 379.08 384.34 385.60 387.97 381.52 -6.45 Report
  Chuck 200.48 200.22 201.62 203.90 202.46 -1.44 Report
  Round 217.96 216.90 218.90 221.03 220.84 -0.19 Report
  Loin 382.66 387.37 390.00 392.26 389.12 -3.14 Report
  Brisket 176.10 179.39 181.99 181.66 180.45 -1.21 Report
  Short Plate 180.75 184.32 185.53 184.90 185.77 0.87 Report
  Flank 145.99 146.87 148.54 148.32 149.54 1.22 Report
Loads Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Total 77.00 83.00 106.00 73.00 68.00 -5.00 Report
  Choice 41.63 40.91 56.23 46.00 40.61 -5.39 Report
  Select 17.25 19.46 22.10 14.60 10.88 -3.72 Report
  Trimmings 6.10 8.80 6.31 4.42 4.00 -0.42 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 150.25 151.48 151.98 153.80 -- 1.82 Report
  BBLC Spread 108.87 109.37 110.71 110.72 -- -110.72 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 79.05 80.82 82.29 82.99 85.57 2.58 Report
  BBPC Spread 178.30 178.56 179.70 178.95 -- -178.95 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 166.89 166.82 166.19 167.06 169.11 2.05 Report
  BBCB Spread 92.30 94.66 95.63 95.41 -- -95.41 Report
Other Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.43 13.47 13.58 13.60 13.67 0.07 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 234.06 233.43 233.26 232.83 233.18 0.35 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 242.80 244.73 245.33 246.46 247.22 0.76 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 115,000 113,000 114,000 112,000 114,000 2,000 Report