Choice boxed beef prices saw a decrease on Thursday after a week of rising, falling 37 cents to hit $255.84. The drop brought the 27-day average price to $253.68. Select boxed beef prices jumped from $250.36 on Wednesday to $251.51 Thursday. The $1.15 increase brought the 27-day average price to $245.09.

Choice primal rib reversed its fall to jump 61 cents on Thursday to hit $357.15. Choice primal round and choice primal short plate did not fare as well, each falling $2 and $1.98, respectively.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Thu
Jun 25
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 250.84 253.35 253.95 256.21 255.84 -0.37 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 245.79 248.16 247.78 250.36 251.51 1.15 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 5.05 5.18 6.17 5.85 4.33 -1.52 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Thu
Jun 25
Change Report
  Rib 355.33 354.64 357.14 356.54 357.15 0.61 Report
  Chuck 208.76 212.87 210.67 215.97 216.23 0.26 Report
  Round 224.82 228.41 230.46 232.63 232.45 -0.18 Report
  Loin 337.69 339.18 341.62 342.10 340.10 -2.00 Report
  Brisket 176.51 176.85 174.83 175.94 178.06 2.12 Report
  Short Plate 178.85 181.67 182.83 184.15 182.17 -1.98 Report
  Flank 149.31 150.25 150.58 151.34 150.95 -0.39 Report
Loads Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Thu
Jun 25
Change Report
  Total 55.00 70.00 65.00 100.00 52.00 -48.00 Report
  Choice 36.14 44.49 34.60 45.48 26.01 -19.47 Report
  Select 10.81 10.60 21.44 20.77 12.72 -8.05 Report
  Trimmings 0.00 0.00 0.51 15.91 6.71 -9.20 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Thu
Jun 25
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 151.90 152.45 152.00 150.68 -- -1.32 Report
  BBLC Spread 98.94 100.90 101.95 105.53 -- -105.53 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 85.20 82.18 83.21 83.57 83.57 0.00 Report
  BBPC Spread 168.66 170.14 170.38 172.64 -- -172.64 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 141.90 144.66 142.69 141.30 147.50 6.20 Report
  BBCB Spread 106.18 110.66 112.65 108.71 -- -108.71 Report
Other Thu
Jun 18
Fri
Jun 19
Mon
Jun 22
Tue
Jun 23
Wed
Jun 24
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.29 12.67 12.45 12.74 12.23 -0.51 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 228.67 228.32 228.26 227.47 228.72 1.25 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 232.65 234.06 234.29 233.96 232.77 -1.19 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 113,000 109,000 111,000 113,000 104,000 -9,000 Report
 
 

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