- Frigid temperatures across the U.S. is adding costs to maintaining cattle herds in key states.
- The development, along with the ongoing impact from previous droughts, could mean that U.S. beef production drops to a 20-year low in 2014 to pressure prices.
- Related stocks: McDonald's (MCD), Burger King Worldwide (BKW), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Tyson Foods (TSN), Wendy's (WEN).
Deep freeze in U.S. adds costs for beef buyers
Jan 14 2014, 08:35 ET