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Daily Market Summary for July 15th

Updated Monday thru Friday around 4:00 PM CT

Cattle/Beef Complex Indexes...

10-Day Index Trendline

Change from Previous Day: -0.95%

Change from 10 Days Ago: +3.02%

    

 60-Day Index Trendline

Change from 60 Days Ago: +11.62%​

Change from 60 Day High: -1.55%

 
Indexes track daily market values for the past 10 & 60 days.
Each daily value is the weighted total of the Gain/(Loss) for
15 market factors compared to the previous trading day.

Thursday Regional Auction Reports

 

Slaughter Cattle:
As of 3:00 PM Friday in the Southern Plains and Nebraska, negotiated cash trading has been at a standstill. In the Western Cornbelt negotiated cash trading has been mostly inactive on light demand. Not enough purchases for a market trend. Wednesday was the last reported market in these regions. In the Southern Plains live purchases traded at 137.00. In Nebraska live and dressed purchases traded from 144.00-145.00 and at 230.00, respectively. In the Western Cornbelt live and dressed purchases traded at 145.00 and from 228.00-230.00, respectively.
Negotiated Sales:
Confirmed:              952
Week Ago:            3,596
Year Ago:              3,932
Formula Net - Dressed Steers & Heifers:
Head count priced today:   36,300
Weighted avg. weight:         867.00
Weighted avg. net price:     227.57
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Cattle Slaughter under Federal Inspection
Friday (est)                           123,000
Week ago (est)                     125,000
Year ago (act)                       119,000
Week to Date                       623,000
Same Period Last Week     505,000
Same Period Last Year       596,000
Thursday:
Steers & Heifers:  95,000
Cows & Bulls:        28,000
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Boxed Beef:
Cutout Values:
Choice: 268.91… +1.16
Select:  241.79… -0.12
Choice/Select Spread: 27.12
Total Load Count: 82
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Cutter Cow Cutout:
217.97… -2.69
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CME Feeder Cattle Index for July 14th:
172.62… -1.43 / -0.82%
1 Year Change: +14.02%
52 Week Range: 150.71 to 174.05
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Futures Settlements…
Live Cattle:
August: 134.92… -0.48
October: 139.55… -0.37
December: 145.42… -0.88
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Feeder Cattle:
August: 176.35… -2.55
September: 179.67… -1.95
October: 182.45… -1.37
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August Hogs: 109.82… +0.25
August Crude Oil: 97.59… +1.81
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September Corn: 6.0425… -0.0075
September Wheat: 7.7675… -0.1825
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Grain Cash Bids:
Omaha Corn: 7.39… -0.02
Kansas City Wheat: 7.93… -0.11
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Financial Markets:
DJIA: 31,286.02… +655.85
S & P 500: 3,862.89… +72.51
NASDAQ: 11,452.42… +201.23
U.S. Dollar Index: 108.10… -0.44

Although all information is from sources believed to be accurate & timely, The Cattle Range expressly disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of any of the contents provided and shall not be liable for decisions or actions taken based on the data, information, and opinions contained within.