DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 12/11 08:10
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 12/04-12/08
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 5,000 117.00 .
NE 5,500 117.00 186.00-188.00
TX 3,000 117.00 .
CO 800 118.00-118.50 .
IA 1,500 . 186.00-188.00
LAST WEEK'S ROUNDUP: A light to moderate trade developed in the
North on Wednesday with dressed deals ranging from 187.00-
188.00, mostly 187.00, generally $3 to $4 lower than the
previous week's weighted average basis Nebraska. Thursday saw
more light to moderate action in the North and South with
Southern live deals ranging from 115.00-118.00, mostly 117.00,
generally $3 to $4 lower than last week's average, and Northern
business on Thursday was generally steady to $1.00 lower with
the previous day's decline at 186.00-187.00. Friday was quiet
with only a little cleanup trade reported.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: The country is quiet this morning with
action limited to the distribution of new showlists. This
week's trade will likely be postponed until Wednesday or later.
Beef cutouts are expected to be mixed with generally light box
For the week ending December 02, 2017, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 39,337, 137.72% of the previous week
and 108.81% of the prior 4-week average.
NOTE: The price and volume information listed on this page is
supplied by DTN subscribers in the interest of general cash
market awareness. All cattle feeding subscribers are encouraged
to report sales in a timely fashion in order to compensate for
the systematic delays of mandatory reporting. While all
transactions will be posted on an anonymous basis, callers are
required to identify themselves and the location of the actual
sales. DTN believes this data to be accurate, but cannot
guarantee its specific reliability or whether it fairly
represents the larger cash market.
Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, 1-402-399-6402, or 1-402-462-8897. All sales
will be listed anonymously and organized by state. General
trends and summaries from this data will also be posted on the
Daily Sales Reported to DTN page.
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