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Cash cattle prices declined $2 per cwt. last week while the beef cutout dipped $3 per cwt.
Packer, Feeder Margins Erode

Cash cattle prices declined $2 per cwt. last week while the beef cutout dipped $3 per cwt., contributing to lower industry margins.

2 years ago
Last week's fed cattle rally improved cattle feeding margins $100 per head.
Feedyard Margins Improve $100 Per Head

Last week's fed cattle rally improved cattle feeding margins $100 per head.

2 years ago
The $4-plus rally in cash fed cattle prices pulled feedyards out of the red, and packer margins remain at historic levels.
Packer Windfall Continues

The $4-plus rally in cash fed cattle prices pulled feedyards out of the red, and packer margins remain at historic levels.

2 years ago
Projected annual profit margins for beef packers and cattle feeders have been updated by Sterling Marketing, Inc.
Packer, Feeder Margin Projections Updated

Projected annual profit margins for beef packers and cattle feeders have been updated by Sterling Marketing, Inc.

2 years ago
Beef packers are enjoying historic profit levels with robust consumer demand and strong beef cutout values.
Extreme Packer Profits Climbing

Beef packers are enjoying historic profit levels with robust consumer demand and strong beef cutout values.

2 years ago
Profit Tracker: Packer Profits Approach $300 Per Head

Packer margins have grown to exceptionally high levels in recent weeks, while feedyard profits have eroded.

2 years ago
Profit Tracker: Packer Profits Exceed $200

Packer margins advanced on softer cash cattle prices and gain in the beef cutout prices.

2 years ago
Beef cutout prices jumped $7.22 per cwt. last week, boosting packer profits $40 per head.
Profit Tracker: Surging Cutout Lifts Packer Profits

Beef cutout prices jumped $7.22 per cwt. last week, boosting packer profits $40 per head.

2 years ago