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Hired Hand Live at the Hudson/Valentine Sale

by Molly Clubb | Apr 05, 2016
The Hudson Valentine Sale utilized our Hired Hand Live internet bidding services for their 2016 sale last weekend. Below is a recap of key statistics.
 
Hired Hand Live devices
 
  • The value of the internet up-bid was 37.6%
  • Of those up-bid lots, 17% then sold via the internet
  • 7.5% of all bidding occurred on-line
  • 2.5% of on-line bidding were absentee/max/auto bids
  • 10.8% of lots sold on-line, 10 lots total
  • $45,500 was the dollar amount generated by internet sales
  • The following graphic shows the various locations of internet bidders classified by their billing location, not physical location during the sale:
Bidders By Billing State
 
The following lots sold on-line:
  • Lot #4, $7,000 to Missy Nowell (this lot was originally PO'd and through our internet connections/bidders we were able to connect the highest bidder and seller and help them reach a sale)
  • Lot #9, $6,700 Missy Nowell
  • Lot #43, $4,200 Missy Nowell

Quote from Missy Nowell

  • Lot #48, $2,800 Ken Webb
  • Lot #48, $2,800 Ken Webb

Quote from Ken Webb

  • Lot #55, $7,200 Missy Nowell
  • Lot #60, $1,900 Ken Webb
  • Lot #61, $2,100 Bobby Gutierrez, La Pistola Longhorns
Quote from Bobby Gutierrez

 

Quote from Kathy Palladini

How the Top 10 Viewed Internet Lots compared to the Top 10 Sellers (Friday Night and Saturday Night):
Friday Night Heifer Sale Top 10 viewed lots via Hired Hand Live
Friday Night Top 10 Viewed Animals
Of these only Lot H28 ($19,000) and Lot H3 ($9,500) made it in the top 10 high selling animals. Lot H28 was the third highest ranked on-line lot for number of views and ranked #4 in highest selling lots. Lot H3 ranked #10 in on-line views and #7 ​in terms of highest selling lots. 

Saturday Cow Sale Top 10 viewed lots via Hired Hand Live
Top 10 viewed cow consignments
Of these only Lot ​28 ($43,500) and ​25 ($20,000) made it in the top 10 high selling animals. Lot 28 was the sixth highest ranked on-line lot for number of views and ​#1 in highest selling lots. Lot ​25 ranked #8 in on-line views and was #7 ​in terms of highest selling lots. 

What others had to say about Hired Hand Live's work during the Hudson Valentine Sale:

Quote from David Mills

Quote from John Randolph

Quote from Kim Nikodym

Quote form Jedidiah Seely

Quote from Gwen Damato

Hired Hand Live is FREE to viewers, bidders and buyers. If your sale would like to learn more about the costs and benefits of adding Hired Hand Live services to its line up please contact Molly today at 319-269-8903.

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