Choice boxed beef prices saw a jump on Monday, hitting $258.71 from $257.69 on Friday. This $1.02 rise brings the 27-day average choice boxed beef price to $253.23. Select boxed beef fared even better, rising $1.11 on Monday to hit $252.56. 
 
Choice primal loin saw a large increase on Monday, jumping $3.74 to hit $366.98. Choice primal short plate also saw an increase from $183.71 on Thursday to $185.14 on Friday. This jump brings the 27-day average price to $168.50.
 
Choice primal brisket and choice primal chuck did not fare so well, decreasing by 87 cents and 20 cents, respectively.
 
Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Tue
Apr 14
Wed
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Thu
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Mon
Apr 20
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 259.30 260.63 261.02 257.69 258.71 1.02 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 250.74 250.77 251.61 251.45 252.56 1.11 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 8.56 9.86 9.41 6.25 6.15 -0.10 Report
Primal Values: Choice Tue
Apr 14
Wed
Apr 15
Thu
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Fri
Apr 17
Mon
Apr 20
Change Report
  Rib 390.55 390.06 392.17 381.39 382.53 1.14 Report
  Chuck 207.30 207.72 208.35 206.09 205.89 -0.20 Report
  Round 221.38 221.82 219.16 216.74 217.04 0.30 Report
  Loin 361.79 366.70 368.58 363.24 366.98 3.74 Report
  Brisket 193.90 192.59 189.98 190.67 189.80 -0.87 Report
  Short Plate 176.08 178.00 181.39 183.71 185.14 1.43 Report
  Flank 145.26 146.49 148.10 149.66 150.52 0.86 Report
Loads Tue
Apr 14
Wed
Apr 15
Thu
Apr 16
Fri
Apr 17
Mon
Apr 20
Change Report
  Total 58.00 79.00 102.00 94.00 68.00 -26.00 Report
  Choice 26.35 36.10 66.57 44.25 42.60 -1.65 Report
  Select 8.44 14.22 16.97 24.63 9.79 -14.84 Report
  Trimmings 4.67 2.86 8.75 7.63 0.00 -7.63 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Tue
Apr 14
Wed
Apr 15
Thu
Apr 16
Fri
Apr 17
Mon
Apr 20
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 159.60 160.73 160.80 157.80 -- -3.00 Report
  BBLC Spread 99.70 99.90 100.22 99.89 -- -99.89 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
Apr 13
Tue
Apr 14
Wed
Apr 15
Thu
Apr 16
Fri
Apr 17
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 65.59 65.35 67.26 66.54 66.63 0.09 Report
  BBPC Spread 193.95 193.37 194.48 191.06 -- -191.06 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Mon
Apr 13
Tue
Apr 14
Wed
Apr 15
Thu
Apr 16
Fri
Apr 17
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 152.00 151.16 153.43 153.43 152.11 -1.32 Report
  BBCB Spread 108.14 107.20 107.59 105.58 -- -105.58 Report
Other Mon
Apr 13
Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
Apr 17
Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.01 13.96 13.91 13.73 13.78 0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.24 230.45 232.08 234.30 233.77 -0.53 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 244.88 245.27 246.24 246.10 244.58 -1.52 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 111,000 110,000 102,000 100,000 -2,000 Report