NASDAQ:PPC - Pilgrim's Pride Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.29 -0.02 (-0.11 %) (As of 07/23/2018 06:00 AM ET)Previous Close$18.29Today's Range$18.1230 - $18.4452-Week Range$18.12 - $38.39Volume809,090 shsAverage Volume1.20 million shsMarket Capitalization$4.55 billionP/E Ratio6.33Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.23 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Pilgrim'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. Receive PPC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PPC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Poultry slaughtering & processing Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats SectorConsumer Staples SymbolNASDAQ:PPC CUSIP72147K10 Webwww.pilgrims.com Phone970-506-8000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.29 Current Ratio1.80 Quick Ratio0.94 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio6.33 Forward P/E Ratio7.14 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.77 billion Price / Sales0.42 Cash Flow$4.0022 per share Price / Cash4.57 Book Value$7.46 per share Price / Book2.45 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89 Net Income$694.57 million Net Margins6.84% Return on Equity44.25% Return on Assets13.35% Miscellaneous Employees51,300 Outstanding Shares248,980,000Market Cap$4,553.86 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.53. The firm had revenue of $2.75 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.65 billion. Pilgrim's Pride had a net margin of 6.84% and a return on equity of 44.25%. Pilgrim's Pride's revenue was up 10.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.38 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 Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Pilgrim's Pride. What price target have analysts set for PPC? 8 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Pilgrim's Pride's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Pilgrim's Pride's stock price to reach $28.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 56.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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." Who are some of Pilgrim's Pride's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Pilgrim's Pride include Wolters Kluwer (WTKWY), Clorox (CLX), MCCORMICK & Co/SH SH NV (MKC), SWATCH Grp AG/ADR (SWGAY), CARLSBERG AS/S (CABGY), Conagra Brands (CAG), Molson Coors Brewing Co Class B (TAP), COCA-COLA HBC A/ADR (CCHGY), Church & Dwight (CHD), Coca-Cola FEMSA (KOF), Newell Brands (NWL), J M Smucker (SJM), Campbell Soup (CPB), Tingyi (Cayman Islands) (TCYMF) and WANT WANT CHINA/ADR (WWNTY). 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, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)James J. Miner Ph.D., Sr. VP of Technical Services (Age 88)Mr. Dunham Winoto, Director of Investor RelationsMr. Laston Charriez, Head of Marketing Has Pilgrim's Pride been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about PPC stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pilgrim's Pride earned a daily sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.33 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 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 shareholders include Denali Advisors LLC (0.16%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.05%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%), Polianta Ltd (0.02%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.02%) and Hudson Capital Management LLC (0.02%). 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 Denali Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pilgrim's Pride. Which major investors are buying Pilgrim's Pride stock? PPC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, James Investment Research Inc., Polianta Ltd, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC, Hudson Capital Management LLC and Clarus Wealth Advisors. 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 $18.29. How big of a company is Pilgrim's Pride? Pilgrim's Pride has a market capitalization of $4.55 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 187 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 242 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 429MarketBeat'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 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are analyst ratings accurate?