Choice boxed beef prices jumped on Tuesday to $266.77 from $262.96 on Monday. This $3.81 rise brought the 27-day average price to $259.54. Select boxed beef saw a slight dip of four cents, hitting $251.68 on Tuesday.

Choice primal chuck had a significant increase on Tuesday, rising $7.09 to settle at $207.73. Choice primal loin was right behind with an $5.30 increase to hit $396.69.  

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 262.69 264.52 262.69 262.96 266.77 3.81 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 249.13 251.49 250.52 251.72 251.68 -0.04 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 13.55 13.03 12.18 11.24 15.09 3.85 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Change Report
  Rib 385.60 387.97 381.52 384.83 384.15 -0.68 Report
  Chuck 201.62 203.90 202.46 200.64 207.73 7.09 Report
  Round 218.90 221.03 220.84 220.12 221.83 1.71 Report
  Loin 390.00 392.26 389.12 391.39 396.69 5.30 Report
  Brisket 181.99 181.66 180.45 180.83 183.71 2.88 Report
  Short Plate 185.53 184.90 185.77 186.80 188.55 1.75 Report
  Flank 148.54 148.32 149.54 149.99 150.40 0.41 Report
Loads Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Change Report
  Total 106.00 73.00 68.00 51.00 47.00 -4.00 Report
  Choice 56.23 46.00 40.61 27.04 23.77 -3.27 Report
  Select 22.10 14.60 10.88 9.45 15.71 6.26 Report
  Trimmings 6.31 4.42 4.00 5.97 0.34 -5.63 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 151.98 153.80 152.53 151.58 -- -0.95 Report
  BBLC Spread 110.71 110.72 110.16 111.38 -- -111.38 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 82.29 82.99 85.57 83.56 84.16 0.60 Report
  BBPC Spread 179.70 178.95 179.13 178.80 -- -178.80 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 166.19 167.06 169.11 165.94 164.99 -0.95 Report
  BBCB Spread 95.63 95.41 96.75 97.97 -- -97.97 Report
Other Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.58 13.60 13.67 13.55 13.56 0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 233.26 232.83 233.18 232.10 232.58 0.48 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 245.33 246.46 247.22 246.12 245.84 -0.28 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 114,000 112,000 114,000 111,000 114,000 3,000 Report