Choice boxed beef increased from $243.90 on Wednesday to $245.28 on Thursday. The $1.38 jump brought the 27-day average price to $235.87. Select boxed beef did not fare so well, dropping 28 cents on Thursdy to hit $235.19. The 27-day average price now rests at $231.42.

Choice primal chuck jumped from $205.36 on Wednesday to $208.53 on Thursday. Choice primal short plate did not do so well, seeing a $3.15 fall to hit $153.34. Choice primal rib also fell 15 cents to $338.05.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 235.47 237.75 239.13 243.90 245.28 1.38 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 229.14 231.19 233.08 235.47 235.19 -0.28 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 6.33 6.56 6.05 8.43 10.09 1.66 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Rib 325.40 329.27 331.11 338.20 338.05 -0.15 Report
  Chuck 192.83 196.34 199.03 205.36 208.53 3.17 Report
  Round 221.35 223.20 223.69 226.47 227.49 1.02 Report
  Loin 319.30 320.23 321.52 328.12 330.02 1.90 Report
  Brisket 165.03 165.97 166.35 167.70 168.75 1.05 Report
  Short Plate 155.25 156.96 156.72 156.49 153.34 -3.15 Report
  Flank 139.62 140.27 139.80 140.42 140.24 -0.18 Report
Loads Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Total 50.00 71.00 64.00 91.00 67.00 -24.00 Report
  Choice 25.19 46.25 31.05 44.45 43.08 -1.37 Report
  Select 16.60 11.53 20.46 21.71 15.36 -6.35 Report
  Trimmings 0.76 1.16 0.00 4.28 0.53 -3.75 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 149.58 150.25 150.18 148.70 148.85 0.15 Report
  BBLC Spread 85.89 87.50 88.95 95.20 96.43 1.23 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 90.41 89.35 87.91 89.45 91.24 1.79 Report
  BBPC Spread 145.06 148.40 151.22 154.45 154.04 -0.41 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 134.01 133.26 136.96 140.22 142.75 2.53 Report
  BBCB Spread 101.46 104.49 102.17 103.68 102.53 -1.15 Report
Other Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.29 12.42 12.28 12.45 12.51 0.06 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 221.48 221.34 224.06 223.02 223.42 0.40 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 221.49 225.40 226.72 228.14 228.68 0.54 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 107,000 107,000 112,000 104,000 109,000 5,000 Report