After seeing a pretty big jump on Thursday, boxed beef prices fell 67 cents to hit $244.61. The 27-day average price now rests at $235.93. Select boxed beef dropped from $235.19 on Thursday to $234.78 on Friday, bringing the 27-day average price to $231.21.

Choice primal rib saw a jump on Friday, hitting $341.66. The $3.61 increase brought the 27-day average price to $327.11. Choice primal chuck did not fare as well, falling $3.20 on Friday, with choice primal round close behind with a 58-cent decline.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 237.75 239.13 243.90 245.28 244.61 -0.67 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 231.19 233.08 235.47 235.19 234.78 -0.41 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 6.56 6.05 8.43 10.09 9.83 -0.26 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Change Report
  Rib 329.27 331.11 338.20 338.05 341.66 3.61 Report
  Chuck 196.34 199.03 205.36 208.53 205.33 -3.20 Report
  Round 223.20 223.69 226.47 227.49 226.91 -0.58 Report
  Loin 320.23 321.52 328.12 330.02 329.68 -0.34 Report
  Brisket 165.97 166.35 167.70 168.75 168.83 0.08 Report
  Short Plate 156.96 156.72 156.49 153.34 154.16 0.82 Report
  Flank 140.27 139.80 140.42 140.24 140.46 0.22 Report
Loads Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Change Report
  Total 71.00 64.00 91.00 67.00 58.00 -9.00 Report
  Choice 46.25 31.05 44.45 43.08 38.39 -4.69 Report
  Select 11.53 20.46 21.71 15.36 11.14 -4.22 Report
  Trimmings 1.16 0.00 4.28 0.53 0.00 -0.53 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Fri
Aug 14
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 150.25 150.18 148.70 148.85 -- 0.15 Report
  BBLC Spread 87.50 88.95 95.20 96.43 -- -96.43 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 90.41 89.35 87.91 89.45 91.24 1.79 Report
  BBPC Spread 148.40 151.22 154.45 154.04 -- -154.04 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 134.01 133.26 136.96 140.22 142.75 2.53 Report
  BBCB Spread 104.49 102.17 103.68 102.53 -- -102.53 Report
Other Fri
Aug 07
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11
Wed
Aug 12
Thu
Aug 13
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.29 12.42 12.28 12.45 12.51 0.06 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 221.48 221.34 224.06 223.02 223.42 0.40 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 221.49 225.40 226.72 228.14 228.68 0.54 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 107,000 107,000 112,000 104,000 109,000 5,000 Report