Choice boxed beef prices dipped slightly on Thursday to $235.10. The 22-cent decrease brought the 27-day average price to $237.67. Select boxed beef prices also saw a fall from $229.10 to $228.25, an 85-cent fall that brought the 27-day average price to $234.01.

Choice primal short plate saw a large fall on Thursday of $6.12 to hit $154.89. The 27-day average now rests at $165.42. Choice primal rib also fell $1.03. Choice primal round saw the largest increase of Thursday of 97 cents.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 233.27 233.66 233.18 235.32 235.10 -0.22 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 229.69 229.11 227.95 229.10 228.25 -0.85 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 3.58 4.55 5.23 6.22 6.85 0.63 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Rib 321.28 321.55 322.64 325.59 324.56 -1.03 Report
  Chuck 195.09 195.68 193.09 193.27 193.53 0.26 Report
  Round 220.02 221.54 219.68 220.01 220.98 0.97 Report
  Loin 308.79 308.54 310.72 317.01 317.23 0.22 Report
  Brisket 165.53 164.79 164.80 164.77 164.95 0.18 Report
  Short Plate 156.20 155.45 157.01 161.01 154.89 -6.12 Report
  Flank 140.95 140.56 140.65 142.35 141.77 -0.58 Report
Loads Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  Total 71.00 73.00 90.00 123.00 96.00 -27.00 Report
  Choice 34.77 48.81 58.74 58.72 50.42 -8.30 Report
  Select 11.32 9.37 16.92 33.83 14.28 -19.55 Report
  Trimmings 4.19 0.00 2.26 8.66 9.73 1.07 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Thu
Aug 06
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 145.70 148.00 148.23 148.68 -- 0.45 Report
  BBLC Spread 87.57 85.66 84.96 86.65 -- -86.65 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 84.98 85.38 88.35 89.31 88.48 -0.83 Report
  BBPC Spread 147.89 145.31 143.87 146.84 -- -146.84 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 133.91 137.49 132.77 129.47 130.41 0.94 Report
  BBCB Spread 95.78 100.89 103.71 104.91 -- -104.91 Report
Other Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 03
Tue
Aug 04
Wed
Aug 05
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.01 12.02 12.05 12.01 12.08 0.07 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 223.44 221.66 222.81 210.13 217.74 7.61 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 219.09 218.97 220.44 220.23 221.04 0.81 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 107,000 103,000 107,000 112,000 102,000 -10,000 Report