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Sale Trends: Rocky Mountain Select Sale 2017

by Molly Clubb | Aug 14, 2017

As your dedicated Hired Hand staff travel to various breed events we track data on Industry sale trends. The information included in the report below is not endorsed by the sale and was tracked independently by Hired Hand Live. We hope you find this data to be beneficial to your breeding and consignment decisions and we always welcome your feedback and comments. If you’re looking for data specifically related to Hired Hand Live's internet influence on this sale, please check our additional Blog posts and Infographics. 

General Stats:

  • 96/99 lots sold for a total of $295,800
  • Sold Average: $3081
  • Shown Average: $3018
  • Top 5 lots average: $8350
  • Top 10 lots average: $7225

Stats by Age:

  • 0-2 YO: $2931
  • 3-5 YO: $3051
  • 6-10 YO: $3244
  • 10+ YO: $4087
  • Top 10 youngest by age average: $2610
  • Top 10 oldest by age average: $4240

Stats by TTT:

  • 70-79" TTT average: $5616
  • 60-69” TTT: $3083 (age 2011 - 2014)
  • 60-69” TTT with 2011 removed: $3220
  • 50-59” TTT: $3862 (age 2013-2015)
  • 50-59” TTT with 2013 removed): $3816
  • No TTT given: $2851

Stats by Breeding:

  • 3-in-1 with bull calf at side: $3316
  • 3-in-1 with heifer calf at side: Insufficient Data
  • Heifer Calf at side average: $4214
  • Bull calf at side average: $1700
  • All calf at side average: $3240
  • Bred cow average: $3101
  • Open & Unexposed average: $2975

Popular Sires:

The list below shows sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offsprings averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

  • Awesome Black Cracker $6875
  • Archer Texa $6250
  • JP Rio Grande $5000
  • Hunts Command Respect $4414
  • Top Caliber $3550
  • Commander EOT 14/10 $3333
  • Over The Top $2600
  • Drag Iron $2575
  • WF Commando $2000
  • Super Duty $1925
  • Awesome Top Gun $1450
  • Big Valley $1400
  • Smooth Miles $1200

These are the top 5 sires based on offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. AWESOME BLACK CRACKER
  2. WORKING MAN CHEX
  3. TOP CALIBER 
  4. HUNT'S COMMAND RESPECT
  5. WINCHESTER

Popular Maternal Grand Sires:

The list below shows Maternal Grand Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their grand offsprings averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

  • Awesome Viagra $6500
  • The Shadow $4900
  • JR Grand Slam $4066
  • Tejas Star $3900
  • KC Showdown $3500
  • MUSTAFIA EOT 10/7 $3333
  • JP Rio Grande $3166
  • LC Bladen $2625
  • Cowboy Chex $2325
  • Top Caliber $1900
  • Overkill $1900

Popular Service Sires:

These were the top Service Sires by value of their averages with at least 2 bred females selling. Averages are shown below starting with the highest. 

  • CV Casanova’s Rough Rider $5750
  • RC Tsunami 2 $4750
  • Hustler 969 $4425
  • Saddlehorn $4390
  • Goldmine 1 $4300
  • Gambler BCR 507 $3750
  • Saddle Up $3500
  • JH Sugar Daddy $3000
  • Rowdy HR $2000
  • MTR Donovan 61/14 $1925
  • Patriot Games $1800
  • Awesome Black Magic $1612
  • River Wild $1400

These are the top 5 service sires based on ​bred consignments' value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. CV COWBOY CASANOVA & HL RED BARON
  2. SADDLEHORN
  3. HUSTLER 969
  4. CV CASANOVA'S ROUGH RIDER
  5. GOLD MINE 1

* Please note that this data is based off what was printed in the sale catalog and announced in the ring. It is not official data endorsed by the sale.

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