Choice boxed beef prices rose to $258.20 on Friday to round out the week. This 32 cent change brought the 27-day average price to $258.12. Select boxed beef prices also saw an increase of 53 cents to rest at $246.84. 

Choice primal rib saw a large drop from $379.24 on Thursday to $375.19 on Friday. This $4.05 fall brought the 27-day average price to $384.63. Choice primal chuck had the largest increase on Friday of $2.07 to hit $200.35.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 256.34 256.97 256.63 257.88 258.20 0.32 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 245.16 244.26 244.24 246.31 246.84 0.53 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 11.18 12.71 12.38 11.57 11.35 -0.22 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Change Report
  Rib 376.54 379.01 377.49 379.24 375.19 -4.05 Report
  Chuck 199.23 199.27 194.71 198.28 200.35 2.07 Report
  Round 216.56 216.05 216.96 217.87 218.56 0.69 Report
  Loin 375.71 376.81 381.18 379.65 379.23 -0.42 Report
  Brisket 173.50 176.55 175.94 177.21 178.16 0.95 Report
  Short Plate 178.69 178.96 180.21 181.03 181.53 0.50 Report
  Flank 144.21 145.57 145.39 145.22 145.95 0.73 Report
Loads Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Change Report
  Total 70.00 98.00 156.00 84.00 70.00 -14.00 Report
  Choice 36.61 39.25 70.82 50.81 35.56 -15.25 Report
  Select 12.92 33.65 47.06 17.43 12.52 -4.91 Report
  Trimmings 0.09 6.71 9.03 6.57 0.76 -5.81 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 150.73 151.45 150.23 149.38 -- -0.85 Report
  BBLC Spread 105.61 105.52 106.40 108.50 -- -108.50 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Fri
May 08
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 72.14 74.93 77.19 78.68 79.05 0.37 Report
  BBPC Spread 184.20 182.04 179.44 179.20 179.15 -0.05 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 160.49 160.60 166.77 167.67 167.11 -0.56 Report
  BBCB Spread 95.74 90.20 88.96 90.77 -- -90.77 Report
Other Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Tue
May 05
Wed
May 06
Thu
May 07
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.76 13.80 13.75 13.76 13.78 0.02 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 233.34 233.41 233.44 232.07 233.15 1.08 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 240.91 241.14 241.15 241.42 242.12 0.70 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 113,000 114,000 106,000 115,000 9,000 Report