Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/10/2016
 
Receipts:  1719    Week Ago:  1631    Year Ago:  1601
    
   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs traded steady to
7.00 higher, 500-650 lbs sold 6.00-15.00 higher with spots 20.00
higher. Yearlings sold with a steady to higher undertone. A pkg
of 539 lb steers headed for grass sold at 202.00, 32.00 above
the high last week. Heifer calves under 400 lbs sold 6.00-10.00
higher, 400-650 lbs steady to 7.00 higher. There has been a
definite change in the mood and optimism of the buyers about
where the cattle market is headed as demand was good to very
good at noticeably higher prices. The recent gains in the futures 
markets have made quite an impact. Supply moderate. Near 56
percent steers, 41 percent heifers and 3 percent feeder bulls
with 38 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 15 percent
of the offering.    


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    308-341     332    200.00-214.50     205.09
    5      368       368       189.50         189.50

   22    415-429     423    181.00-191.00     184.08
  123    455-497     474    176.50-190.00     184.54
    4      488       488       193.00         193.00   Thin Fleshed

   74    505-547     536    174.00-185.50     180.46
    6      539       539       202.00         202.00   Thin Fleshed
   52    553-592     573    169.00-187.00     178.95

   43    603-630     610    166.00-180.00     173.38
    5      615       615       160.00         160.00   Fleshy
   35    667-698     687    153.00-161.00     157.81
    6      673       673       153.00         153.00   Calves

   15      720       720       154.75         154.75
   12      720       720       133.75         133.75   Calves
  162    760-771     766    149.50-156.50     155.11
    6      751       751       133.25         133.25   Calves

   18      905       905       139.10         139.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      392       392       170.00         170.00
   15    418-445     429    161.00-173.50     165.97
    8    451-498     472    162.50-173.00     169.09
    8    506-532     516    154.50-160.00     156.63
   18    590-598     597    162.50-165.00     163.83
    3      807       807       141.00         141.00

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      782       782       125.25         125.25   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      288       288       189.00         189.00
  
    6    308-333     316    181.00-188.00     185.54
   31    368-388     375    164.00-183.50     174.61

   48    400-442     421    157.00-165.50     162.65
   11      413       413       174.50         174.50   Fancy
    4      441       441       155.50         155.50   Fleshy
   82    452-497     475    148.00-164.25     157.89

   38    500-546     520    146.25-158.00     152.36
   11      503       503       161.50         161.50   Thin Fleshed
   65    562-591     573    142.75-159.50     149.27

   23    609-615     613    156.50-157.25     156.79
   12    622-628     626    135.50-138.25     137.57   Fleshy
   41    653-685     673    141.50-155.00     151.06

    9      738       738       145.50         145.50
    3      742       742       121.00         121.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      225       225       228.00         228.00
    8    408-426     419    154.00-155.00     154.64
   15    523-540     535    145.00-149.00     146.52
    3      537       537       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
   27    569-596     577    137.75-141.50     138.79
   16      605       605    138.00-145.75     140.91
   13      654       654       126.75         126.75   Calves
    3      655       655       133.00         133.00   Fleshy
    6    788-796     793    118.00-120.00     118.66
    4      901       901       119.00         119.00   Thin Fleshed
    6     1018      1018       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      378       378       144.00         144.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    462-468     466    162.00-171.00     164.97

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      315       315       178.00         178.00
    8      391       391       175.00         175.00
    8    402-420     416    155.00-163.00     160.25
    4      528       528       175.00         175.00   Thin Fleshed

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         Dan Trickey, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS760.txt
 
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