Choice boxed beef saw a tremendous jump from Tuesday to Wednesday, increasing $4.77 to hit $243.90. The 27-day average price now sits at $235.92. Select boxed beef also saw a large rise, from $233.08 on Tuesday to $236.47 on Wednesday. The $2.39 increase brought the 27-day average price to $231.66.

Choice primal rib also jumped from $331.11 on Tuesday to $338.20 on Wednesday, a $7.09 increase that brought the 27-day average price to $327.49. Choice primal loin was close behind with a $6.60 increase. Only choice primal short plate saw a drop of 23 cents.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 235.10 235.47 237.75 239.13 243.90 4.77 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 228.25 229.14 231.19 233.08 235.47 2.39 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 6.85 6.33 6.56 6.05 8.43 2.38 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Change Report
  Rib 324.56 325.40 329.27 331.11 338.20 7.09 Report
  Chuck 193.53 192.83 196.34 199.03 205.36 6.33 Report
  Round 220.98 221.35 223.20 223.69 226.47 2.78 Report
  Loin 317.23 319.30 320.23 321.52 328.12 6.60 Report
  Brisket 164.95 165.03 165.97 166.35 167.70 1.35 Report
  Short Plate 154.89 155.25 156.96 156.72 156.49 -0.23 Report
  Flank 141.77 139.62 140.27 139.80 140.42 0.62 Report
Loads Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Change Report
  Total 96.00 50.00 71.00 64.00 91.00 27.00 Report
  Choice 50.42 25.19 46.25 31.05 44.45 13.40 Report
  Select 14.28 16.60 11.53 20.46 21.71 1.25 Report
  Trimmings 9.73 0.76 1.16 0.00 4.28 4.28 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 149.73 149.58 150.25 150.18 -- -0.07 Report
  BBLC Spread 85.38 85.90 87.50 88.96 -- -88.96 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 88.48 87.73 90.41 89.35 87.91 -1.44 Report
  BBPC Spread 147.37 145.06 148.40 151.22 -- -151.22 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 130.41 130.82 134.01 133.26 136.96 3.70 Report
  BBCB Spread 104.28 101.46 104.49 102.17 -- -102.17 Report
Other Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.08 12.28 12.29 12.42 12.28 -0.14 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 217.74 222.39 221.48 221.34 224.06 2.72 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 221.04 220.88 221.49 225.40 226.72 1.32 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 102,000 109,000 107,000 107,000 112,000 5,000 Report