Cattle futures closed mainly narrowly lower Tuesday, with little direction one way or the other.
Except for 5¢ higher in away Dec and unchanged at the back, Live Cattle futures closed an average of 21¢ lower.
Feeder Cattle futures closed an average of 28¢ lower.
Wholesale beef values were weak on Choice and firm on Select with light to moderate demand and offerings, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service.
Choice boxed beef cutout value was 45¢ lower Tuesday afternoon at $214.00/cwt. Select was 45¢ higher at $200.24.