DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 12/10 08:10
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 12/03-12/07
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 3,000 119.00 .
NE 4,200 118.00-119.00 185.00-187.00
TX 1,500 119.00 .
CO 0 . .
IA 1,000 . 183.00-185.00
LAST WEEK'S ROUND UP: A light to moderate trade developed in
most areas late Friday afternoon/early evening. Northern
dressed deals ranged from $183 to $187, mostly $187, generally
$3 higher than the previous week's weighted average basis
Nebraska. Southern live business ranged from $117 to $119,
mostly $119, about $1 higher than the previous week. According
to the Friday afternoon Mandatory report totals weekly trade
volumes were as follows: KS 359; NE 2,807; TX 0; CO 0; IA
12,119. Keep in mind that these totals were released well
before significant business developed.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: The country is quiet this morning with
business limited to the collection of new showlists.
Significant trade volume will likely be delayed until the
second half of the week. Beef cutouts are expected to be higher
with generally light box movement.
For the week ending December 01, 2018, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 40,125, 75.40% of the previous week
and 114.55% 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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