After a slip across the board on Friday, beef prices are seeing a jump on Monday. Choice boxed beef prices jumped from $250.43 on Friday to $252.50 on Monday, a $2.07 change. The 27-day average has now settled at $247.12. Select boxed beef saw an even higher raise, soaring $2.66 to hit $249.28 on Monday.

Primal choice flank saw a huge raise of $7.23 on Monday, hitting $139.58 from $132.35 on Friday. This brought the primal choice flank 27-day average to $130.63. While primal choice flank fared the best, primal choice rib, primal choice brisket and primal choice loin each saw large rises of their own, jumping by $4.79, $4.30, and $4.27, respectively. The only loss on Monday was primal choice round, with a $1.33 drop to $221.83.

 

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Tue
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Wed
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Mon
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 246.91 250.38 250.96 250.43 252.50 2.07 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 244.87 247.57 247.26 246.62 249.28 2.66 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 2.03 2.80 3.70 3.81 3.22 -0.59 Report
Primal Values: Choice Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Change Report
  Rib 364.15 369.08 377.66 374.91 379.70 4.79 Report
  Chuck 206.68 207.14 205.89 204.92 205.60 0.68 Report
  Round 221.92 224.46 224.27 223.16 221.83 -1.33 Report
  Loin 324.69 334.21 334.21 335.72 339.99 4.27 Report
  Brisket 196.62 197.87 197.46 195.93 200.23 4.30 Report
  Short Plate 160.74 161.79 162.50 163.14 166.93 3.79 Report
  Flank 130.54 131.76 131.47 132.35 139.58 7.23 Report
Loads Tue
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Wed
Mar 25
Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Mar 30
Change Report
  Total 77.00 100.00 90.00 58.00 53.00 -5.00 Report
  Choice 24.93 46.41 38.83 45.39 23.90 -21.49 Report
  Select 10.98 23.01 18.31 6.46 10.37 3.91 Report
  Trimmings 30.20 8.62 11.50 0.00 7.47 7.47 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Tue
Mar 24
Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Mar 30
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 162.00 161.73 161.68 162.63 -- 0.95 Report
  BBLC Spread 84.91 88.65 89.28 87.80 -- -87.80 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Mar 24
Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Mar 30
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 67.94 67.02 68.33 66.08 65.65 -0.43 Report
  BBPC Spread 178.97 183.36 182.63 184.35 186.85 2.50 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Mon
Mar 23
Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
Mar 27
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 143.73 147.04 148.90 151.21 150.98 -0.23 Report
  BBCB Spread 99.87 101.48 99.75 99.45 -- -99.45 Report
Other Mon
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Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.50 14.65 14.66 14.67 14.63 -0.04 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.10 231.99 231.78 231.81 231.76 -0.05 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 237.59 238.00 239.84 239.93 240.04 0.11 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 108,000 99,000 108,000 95,000 109,000 14,000 Report