Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:PPC)

About Pilgrim's Pride Corporation

PilgrimPilgrim's Pride Corporation (Pilgrim's) is a retail food store. The Company is a producer and seller of chicken products with operations in the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico. The Company is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh, frozen and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors and foodservice operators. Pilgrim's offers a range of products to its customers through various distribution channels. Pilgrim's fresh chicken products include refrigerated (non-frozen) whole chickens, whole cut-up chickens and selected chicken parts that are either marinated or non-marinated. The Company's prepared chicken products include fully cooked, ready-to-cook and individually frozen chicken parts, strips, nuggets and patties, some of, which are either breaded or non-breaded and either marinated or non-marinated. The Company serves its consumer products under the Gold Kist, County Post, Pierce Chicken, Pilgrim's Pride and Pilgrim's brands.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PPC
  • CUSIP: 72147K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $20.53
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.29
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.25
  • 52-Week Range: $17.15 - $27.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.83
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.89
  • P/E Growth: 0.19
  • Market Cap: $5.08B
  • Outstanding Shares: 248,370,000
  • Beta: 0.05
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.55%
  • Return on Equity: 44.02%
  • Return on Assets: 14.20%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.13%
  • Current Ratio: 1.52%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.59%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $24.39 (19.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/1/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$21.00View Rating Details
11/30/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHold$21.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$27.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$30.55View Rating Details
5/25/2016BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/13/2016StephensReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/12/2015Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$25.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/25/2017        
2/8/2017Q4 2016$0.39$0.30$1.94 billion$1.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q3$0.51$0.40$2.04 billion$2.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q2$0.64$0.58$2.02 billion$2.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.42$0.46$1.96 billion$1.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q4$0.40$0.26$1.99 billion$1.96 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.72$0.58$2.21 billion$2.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.89$0.94$2.24 billion$2.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.78$0.82$2.08 billion$2.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.79$0.74$2.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.79$0.99$2.24 billion$2.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.62$0.73$2.20 billion$2.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.38$0.38$1.99 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.49$0.55$2.09 billion$2.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.58$0.62$2.22 billion$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.57$0.74$2.18 billion$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2013Q1 2013$0.20$0.21$2.02 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012($0.06)$0.09$1.95 billion$2.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.06$0.17$1.95 billion$2.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.23$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.10$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011($0.44)($0.52)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011($0.21)($0.60)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2011($0.22)($0.56)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2011$0.05$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.07 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/27/2016special$2.755/6/20165/10/20165/18/2016
1/14/2015special$5.771/28/20151/30/20152/17/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 76.85%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.01%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/23/2015Fabio SandriCFOSell25,400$27.55$699,770.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Fabio SandriCFOSell30,657$27.57$845,213.49View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015William W LovetteCEOSell90,690$27.56$2,499,416.40View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014William W LovetteCEOSell24,250$30.30$734,775.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Fabio SandriCFOSell30,000$29.02$870,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Michael CooperDirectorSell10,432$18.46$192,574.72View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Michael L CooperDirectorSell30,000$11.41$342,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Wesley Mendonca BatistaDirectorBuy455,269$6.00$2,731,614.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012David E BellDirectorBuy2,000$5.64$11,280.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC)
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News IconStock Price of Pilgrims Pride Corporation (PPC) Increases 1.17% - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:PPC)
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News IconPilgrim's Pride reports decline in revenue, profit for 2016 (NASDAQ:PPC)
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us.rd.yahoo.com logoPilgrim’s Pride Ends Fiscal Year 2016 with an Operating Income of $714 Million and an Operating Margin of 9.0% (NASDAQ:PPC)
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What is Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock symbol?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PPC."

How often does Pilgrim's Pride Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation announced a special dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $2.75 per share on Wednesday, May 18th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 6th.

Where is Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock going? Where will Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $30.55. On average, they expect Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's share price to reach $24.39 in the next twelve months.

When will Pilgrim's Pride Corporation announce their earnings?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

Who owns Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include AQR Capital Management LLC (1.27%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.75%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.38%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.29%) and State Street Corp (0.28%).

Who sold Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock? Who is selling Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Cadence Capital Management LLC, Pacad Investment Ltd., Van ECK Associates Corp, State Street Corp and Trexquant Investment LP.

Who bought Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock? Who is buying Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock?

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Credit Agricole S A, Elkfork Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG and Barings LLC.

How do I buy Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock?

Shares of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock cost?

One share of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.47.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff