Choice boxed beef prices jumped $1.84 on Wednesday to $262.69, bringing the 27-day average price to $258.64. Select boxed beef prices saw a slightly smaller increase of only 83 cents on Wednesday. This rise brought the 27-day average price to $248.85.

Choice primal loin and choice primal brisket had similar jumps of $2.63 and $2.60, respectively. Choice primal short plate saw the lowest increase of $1.21.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
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May 12
Wed
May 13
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 257.88 258.20 259.12 260.85 262.69 1.84 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 246.31 246.84 248.35 248.30 249.13 0.83 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 11.57 11.35 10.77 12.56 13.55 0.99 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Change Report
  Rib 379.24 375.19 379.08 384.34 385.60 1.26 Report
  Chuck 198.28 200.35 200.48 200.22 201.62 1.40 Report
  Round 217.87 218.56 217.96 216.90 218.90 2.00 Report
  Loin 379.65 379.23 382.66 387.37 390.00 2.63 Report
  Brisket 177.21 178.16 176.10 179.39 181.99 2.60 Report
  Short Plate 181.03 181.53 180.75 184.32 185.53 1.21 Report
  Flank 145.22 145.95 145.99 146.87 148.54 1.67 Report
Loads Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Change Report
  Total 84.00 70.00 77.00 83.00 106.00 23.00 Report
  Choice 50.81 35.56 41.63 40.91 56.23 15.32 Report
  Select 17.43 12.52 17.25 19.46 22.10 2.64 Report
  Trimmings 6.57 0.76 6.10 8.80 6.31 -2.49 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 149.38 151.50 150.25 151.48 -- 1.23 Report
  BBLC Spread 108.50 106.70 108.87 109.37 -- -109.37 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 77.19 78.68 79.05 80.82 82.29 1.47 Report
  BBPC Spread 179.20 179.15 178.30 178.56 -- -178.56 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 167.67 167.11 166.89 166.82 166.19 -0.63 Report
  BBCB Spread 90.77 91.31 92.30 94.66 -- -94.66 Report
Other Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.76 13.78 13.43 13.47 13.58 0.11 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.07 233.15 234.06 233.43 233.26 -0.17 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 241.42 242.12 242.80 244.73 245.33 0.60 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 106,000 115,000 115,000 113,000 114,000 1,000 Report