Choice boxed beef prices jumped 21 cents on Tuesday, hitting $245.56. The 27-day average price now sits at $236.37. Select boxed beef prices rose from $236.03 on Monday to $236.22 on Tuesday. The 19-cent increase brought the 27-day average price to $231.20.

Choice primal rib dropped on Tuesday to $343.24, a $1.56 drop. Choice primal brisket was not far behind with a 94-cent fall to hit $168.46.

Choice primal round saw the largest increase on Tuesday with a 70-cent jump.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 

 

 
Boxed Beef Wed
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Thu
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Tue
Aug 18
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 243.90 245.28 244.61 245.25 245.46 0.21 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 235.47 235.19 234.78 236.03 236.22 0.19 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 8.43 10.09 9.83 9.22 9.24 0.02 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Tue
Aug 18
Change Report
  Rib 338.20 338.05 341.66 344.80 343.24 -1.56 Report
  Chuck 205.36 208.53 205.33 204.36 204.60 0.24 Report
  Round 226.47 227.49 226.91 226.83 227.53 0.70 Report
  Loin 328.12 330.02 329.68 332.27 332.92 0.65 Report
  Brisket 167.70 168.75 168.83 169.40 168.46 -0.94 Report
  Short Plate 156.49 153.34 154.16 155.07 155.73 0.66 Report
  Flank 140.42 140.24 140.46 138.68 139.21 0.53 Report
Loads Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Tue
Aug 18
Change Report
  Total 91.00 67.00 58.00 74.00 77.00 3.00 Report
  Choice 44.45 43.08 38.39 39.20 52.58 13.38 Report
  Select 21.71 15.36 11.14 15.51 14.88 -0.63 Report
  Trimmings 4.28 0.53 0.00 1.60 0.84 -0.76 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Tue
Aug 18
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 148.70 148.85 148.45 147.90 -- -0.55 Report
  BBLC Spread 95.20 96.43 96.16 97.35 -- -97.35 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 87.91 89.45 91.24 89.88 89.91 0.03 Report
  BBPC Spread 154.45 154.04 154.73 155.34 -- -155.34 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 136.96 140.22 142.75 141.54 143.54 2.00 Report
  BBCB Spread 103.68 102.53 103.07 101.71 -- -101.71 Report
Other Tue
Aug 11
Wed
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Thu
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Fri
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 17
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.28 12.45 12.51 12.50 12.55 0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 224.06 223.02 223.42 224.29 223.19 -1.10 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 226.72 228.14 228.68 228.55 228.07 -0.48 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 112,000 104,000 109,000 103,000 108,000 5,000 Report