Live Cattle Commodity Update for the Week Ending Aug 16, 2019

The week of Aug 12, 2019 saw the price of live cattle end at 98.05. Compared to last week’s ending price of 106.75 the price of live cattle dropped by 8.1%.

The lowest price point for live cattle during the week occurred on Aug 16, 2019 when the price was at 98.05.

In the span of a month, the price of live cattle dropped by 10.3%. At this time last month, live cattle was at 109.25 and have since dropped to 98.05.

Live cattle has also seen price drops since last year. Around this time in 2018, live cattle prices were at 112.775. The change in prices from last year equal a decrease of 13.1%.

On May 18, 2018, live cattle had its worst day as far as markets go when it was at 106.325.

Live cattle’s total volume for the week was 141864. Its worst performing day came on Aug 12, 2019, when the commodity saw its weekly low of 13802.

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