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Texas Daily Market News Summary

Posted 14 days ago ago by Administrator Account

Daily Market Summary for February 11th

    

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Slaughter Cattle:
As of 3:00 PM Tuesday, negotiated cash trade was limited on light demand in Kansas, Nebraska and the Western Cornbelt. A very limited amount of live purchases in Kansas and Nebraska were reported from 119.00-120.00, however not enough for an adequate market test. Trade was inactive on light demand in the Texas Panhandle. The latest established market in any feeding region was last week with live purchases in the Southern Plains and Nebraska at 121.00. Dressed purchases last week in Nebraska traded mostly at 193.00. Last week in the Western Cornbelt, live purchases traded from 121.00-122.00 with dressed purchases mostly at 193.00.
    
Negotiated Sales:
Confirmed:  3,669
Week Ago:      170
Year Ago:        919
     
Formula Net
Dressed Steers & Heifers:
Head count priced today: 35,900
Weighted avg. weight:       869 lbs.
Weighted avg. net price:   194.15
         
Cattle Slaughter under Federal Inspection:
Tuesday (est)                    122,000
Week ago (est)                  122,000
Year ago (act)                    121,000
Week to Date                    241,000
Same Period Last Week   243,000
Same Period Last year     239,000
Previous Day (est)
Steers & Heifers:  90,000
Cows & Bulls:        23,000
                                                                                                               
Boxed Beef:
Boxed beef cutout values lower on Choice and higher on Select on light to moderate demand and offerings. Select and Choice chuck, round, and loin cuts steady to weak. Choice rib cuts weak while Select higher. Beef trimmings mostly slightly higher on light demand and offerings.
Cutout Values:
Choice: 207.83… -1.08
Select:  204.53… +0.83
Choice/Select Spread: 3.30
Total Load Count: 112
     
Cutter Cow Cutout:
185.67… -0.06
    
CME Feeder Cattle Index:
140.67… +0.26
    
Futures…
Live Cattle:
February: 119.07… -1.23
April: 117.17… -1.50
June: 109.12… -1.33
    
Feeder Cattle:
March: 134.67… -1.03
April: 136.72… -0.80
May: 138.47… -0.98
      
April Hogs: 64.22… -0.85
February Crude Oil: 49.94… +0.37
    
March Corn: 3.7975… -0.0200
March Soybeans: 8.8475… +0.0050
March Wheat: 5.4200… -0.1000
    
Grain Cash Bids:
Kansas City Corn: 3.92… -0.02
Kansas City Soybeans: 8.85… +0.01
Kansas City Wheat: 5.35… -0.10
    
Financial Markets:
DJIA: 29,276.27… -0.51
S & P 500: 3,357.76… +5.66
NASDAQ: 9,638.94… +10.55
U.S. Dollar Index: 98.75… -0.09