NASDAQ:PPC - Pilgrim's Pride Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.49 +0.40 (+2.21 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.49
Today's Range$17.98 - $18.60
52-Week Range$16.30 - $38.39
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.41 billion
P/E Ratio6.40
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.08
PilgrimPilgrim's Pride Corporation engages in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, and Mexico. The company offers fresh chicken products, including pre-marinated or non-marinated refrigerated (nonfrozen) whole or cut-up chicken; and prepackaged case-ready chicken, such as whole chickens and chicken parts. It also provides prepared chicken products comprising portion-controlled breast fillets, tenderloins and strips, delicatessen products, salads, formed nuggets and patties, and bone-in chicken parts. The company sells its products to the foodservice market that includes chain restaurants, food processors, broad-line distributors, and other institutions; and retail market, which comprises primarily grocery store chains, wholesale clubs, and other retail distributors. It also exports its products the Middle East, Asia, the Commonwealth of Independent States, and other countries, as well as France, Puerto Rico, and the Netherlands. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Greeley, Colorado. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is a subsidiary of JBS S.A.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Poultry slaughtering & processing
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNASDAQ:PPC
CUSIP72147K10
Phone970-506-8000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.26
Current Ratio1.87
Quick Ratio1.01

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio6.40
Forward P/E Ratio8.89
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.77 billion
Price / Sales0.43
Cash Flow$4.1833 per share
Price / Cash4.42
Book Value$7.46 per share
Price / Book2.48

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89
Net Income$694.57 million
Net Margins5.33%
Return on Equity34.12%
Return on Assets10.44%

Miscellaneous

Employees51,300
Outstanding Shares248,980,000
Market Cap$4.41 billion

Pilgrim's Pride (NASDAQ:PPC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pilgrim's Pride's stock symbol?

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

How were Pilgrim's Pride's earnings last quarter?

Pilgrim's Pride Co. (NASDAQ:PPC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.53 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.43. The company earned $2.84 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.74 billion. Pilgrim's Pride had a net margin of 5.33% and a return on equity of 34.12%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.92 EPS. View Pilgrim's Pride's Earnings History.

When is Pilgrim's Pride's next earnings date?

Pilgrim's Pride is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Pilgrim's Pride.

What price target have analysts set for PPC?

8 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Pilgrim's Pride's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Pilgrim's Pride's share price to reach $26.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pilgrim's Pride.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pilgrim's Pride?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pilgrim's Pride in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Pilgrim's Pride.

Who are some of Pilgrim's Pride's key competitors?

Who are Pilgrim's Pride's key executives?

Pilgrim's Pride's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William W. Lovette, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Fabio Sandri, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Flavio Malnarcic, Chief Financial Officer
  • James J. Miner Ph.D., Sr. VP of Technical Services (Age 88)
  • Mr. Dunham Winoto, Director of Investor Relations

Has Pilgrim's Pride been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PPC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pilgrim's Pride earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.69 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Pilgrim's Pride.

Who are Pilgrim's Pride's major shareholders?

Pilgrim's Pride's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (4.28%), Millennium Management LLC (1.42%), BlackRock Inc. (1.26%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.39%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.39%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.36%). Company insiders that own Pilgrim's Pride stock include Michael L Cooper and William W Lovette. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pilgrim's Pride.

Which major investors are selling Pilgrim's Pride stock?

PPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Sei Investments Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pilgrim's Pride.

Which major investors are buying Pilgrim's Pride stock?

PPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Mackay Shields LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pilgrim's Pride.

How do I buy shares of Pilgrim's Pride?

Shares of PPC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Pilgrim's Pride's stock price today?

One share of PPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.49.

How big of a company is Pilgrim's Pride?

Pilgrim's Pride has a market capitalization of $4.41 billion and generates $10.77 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $694.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.89 on an earnings per share basis. Pilgrim's Pride employs 51,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Pilgrim's Pride?

Pilgrim's Pride's mailing address is 1770 PROMONTORY CIRCLE, GREELEY CO, 80634. The company can be reached via phone at 970-506-8000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Pilgrim's Pride (NASDAQ PPC)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  196 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  251 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  447
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pilgrim's Pride and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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