Choice boxed beef fell on Wednesday from $254.09 on Tuesday to $249.46. The $4.63 drop brought the 27-day average price to $259.16. Select boxed beef prices fell $3.20 to $239.81, bringing the 27-day average price to $247.30.

Choice primal loin had the largest fall of $10.77 on Wednesday to hit $358.21, while choice primal rib was close behind with a $6.63 drop to $366.23. Only choice primal flank and choice primal short plate rose on Wednesday by 82 cents and $1.33, respectively.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 260.18 255.11 254.44 254.09 249.46 -4.63 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 248.48 243.57 244.82 243.01 239.81 -3.20 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 11.70 11.54 9.62 11.07 9.65 -1.42 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Change Report
  Rib 378.87 376.09 376.64 372.86 366.23 -6.63 Report
  Chuck 202.38 198.56 198.84 197.36 193.99 -3.37 Report
  Round 219.62 215.10 214.88 214.47 211.93 -2.54 Report
  Loin 378.97 369.81 366.91 369.98 359.21 -10.77 Report
  Brisket 184.19 175.31 173.37 174.64 171.96 -2.68 Report
  Short Plate 186.41 183.84 183.34 181.97 183.30 1.33 Report
  Flank 149.94 148.79 148.12 147.95 148.77 0.82 Report
Loads Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Change Report
  Total 88.00 90.00 57.00 101.00 135.00 34.00 Report
  Choice 44.67 50.15 38.93 36.82 63.29 26.47 Report
  Select 24.82 18.47 11.71 39.05 26.51 -12.54 Report
  Trimmings 9.94 8.06 1.10 16.85 15.52 -1.33 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 153.50 152.33 153.15 153.30 -- 0.15 Report
  BBLC Spread 106.68 102.78 101.29 100.79 -- -100.79 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 84.84 86.08 87.33 87.06 87.90 0.84 Report
  BBPC Spread 175.34 169.03 167.11 167.03 161.56 -5.47 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 160.31 158.39 156.51 152.38 151.94 -0.44 Report
  BBCB Spread 101.79 98.60 102.06 102.15 -- -102.15 Report
Other Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.58 13.64 13.65 13.60 13.71 0.11 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.48 231.36 232.13 232.49 232.18 -0.31 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 243.42 242.42 240.21 240.11 238.69 -1.42 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 117,000 116,000 115,000 114,000 114,000 0 Report