West Auction, Inc.
20645 N. IH-35 · West, Texas 76691
(254) 826-3726

Sale Every Thursday at 11:30 A.M.
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MARKET REPORT OF TOTAL HEAD: 1472
Market Analysis for sale of 05/17/2018:
Packer cows and bulls - steady on better yielding, lower on low yielding. Pairs and bred cows - steady with 379 cows and bulls at offer. The market again has been affected by lack of rain and prediction of a dry summer. #1 stocker steers and heifers - $3 to $8 lower. #1 feeder steers and heifers - $5 to $10 lower. Participating in this sale were 244 consigners and 95 buyers.

            
High Yielding Slaughter Bulls ----------------------------------------   $75.00   $92.00  per cwt.
Medium Yielding Bulls -------------------------------------------------   $65.00   $75.00  per cwt.
High Yielding Slaughter Cows ---------------------------------------   $52.00   $62.00  per cwt.
Medium Yielding Slaughter Cows -----------------------------------   $45.00   $55.00  per cwt.
Low Yielding Cows -----------------------------------------------------   $30.00   $45.00  per cwt.
Fat Cows ------------------------------------------------------------------   $51.00   $61.00  per cwt.
 
Good Young Pair --------------------------------------------------------   $1,000.00   $1,625.00  per pair
6-8 Year Old Cows with Light Calves at Side ----------------------   $850.00   $1,200.00  per pair
 
Good Pregnancy Tested Cows ---------------------------------------   $800.00   $1,350.00  per head
Good Pregnancy Tested Cows 6-7 Years Old ----------------------   $550.00   $800.00  per head
 
#1 TYPE STEERS
200# - 300# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $140.00   $192.50  per cwt.
300# - 400# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $138.00   $187.00  per cwt.
400# - 500# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $138.00   $167.00  per cwt.
500# - 600# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $125.00   $155.00  per cwt.
600# - 700# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $115.00   $145.00  per cwt.
 
#1 TYPE HEIFERS
200# - 300# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $135.00   $180.00  per cwt.
300# - 400# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $138.00   $170.00  per cwt.
400# - 500# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $130.00   $160.00  per cwt.
500# - 600# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $118.00   $148.00  per cwt.
600# - 700# ----------------------------------------------------------------   $112.00   $137.00  per cwt.