Pilgrim's Pride Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.63 (+2.62 %)
(As of 05/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume643,125 shs
Average Volume576,667 shs
Market Capitalization$6.01 billion
P/E Ratio32.43
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Pilgrim's Pride

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken and pork products to retailers, distributors, and foodservice operators in the United States, the United Kingdom, Mexico, France, Puerto Rico, the Netherlands, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company offers fresh chicken and pork products, including pre-marinated or non-marinated refrigerated (nonfrozen) whole or cut-up chickens; frozen whole chickens; breast and mini breast fillets; pork cuts; added value pork and pork ribs; and prepackaged case-ready chickens, 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; and exported chicken and pork products primarily consist of whole chickens and chicken parts sold either refrigerated for distributors in the U.S. or frozen for distribution to export markets and primary pork cuts, hog heads, and trotters frozen for distribution to export markets. The company offers its products under the Pilgrim's, Just BARE, Gold'n Pump, Gold Kist, County Pride Chicken, Pierce Chicken, Pilgrim's Mexico, County Post, Savoro, To-Ricos, Del Dia, Moy Park, and O'Kane brands. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation sells its products to the foodservice market principally consists of chain restaurants, food processors, broad-line distributors, and other institutions; and retail market, which comprise primarily grocery store chains, wholesale clubs, and other retail distributors. 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

Industry Poultry slaughtering & processing
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PPC
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.41 billion
Cash Flow$3.67 per share
Book Value$10.16 per share


Net Income$455.92 million




Market Cap$6.01 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

81st out of 301 stocks

Poultry Slaughtering & Processing Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Pilgrim's Pride (NASDAQ:PPC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Pilgrim's Pride a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pilgrim's Pride in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Pilgrim's Pride stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Pilgrim's Pride?

Wall Street analysts have given Pilgrim's Pride a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Pilgrim's Pride wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Pilgrim's Pride?

Pilgrim's Pride saw a decrease in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 980,300 shares, a decrease of 24.0% from the March 15th total of 1,290,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 582,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Pilgrim's Pride's next earnings date?

Pilgrim's Pride is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Pilgrim's Pride's earnings last quarter?

Pilgrim's Pride Co. (NASDAQ:PPC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.07. The firm earned $3.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.25 billion. Pilgrim's Pride had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.83% and a net margin of 1.55%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.12 EPS.
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How has Pilgrim's Pride's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Pilgrim's Pride's stock was trading at $18.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PPC shares have increased by 34.0% and is now trading at $24.65.
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What price target have analysts set for PPC?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Pilgrim's Pride's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Pilgrim's Pride's stock price to reach $24.40 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.0%.
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Who are Pilgrim's Pride's key executives?

Pilgrim's Pride's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Fabio Sandri, Pres & CEO (Age 49, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Matthew R. Galvanoni, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. James J. Miner, Sr. VP of Technical Services (Age 91)
  • Mr. Dunham Winoto, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Laston Charriez, Head of Marketing
  • Mr. Eduardo Nunes de Noronha, Head of HR & Performance Management (Age 50)
  • Ms. Kendra Waldbusser, Head of Food Safety & Quality Assurance
  • Mr. Joe Waldbusser, Head of Commodity Risk Management & Feed Ingredient Purchasing
  • Mr. Charles von der Heyde, Pres of Pilgrim's De Mexico
  • Mr. Chris Kirke, Pres of Moy Park

What is Fabio Sandri's approval rating as Pilgrim's Pride's CEO?

25 employees have rated Pilgrim's Pride CEO Fabio Sandri on Fabio Sandri has an approval rating of 69% among Pilgrim's Pride's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Pilgrim's Pride own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pilgrim's Pride investors own include 145886 (PZE), Pampa Energía (PAM), Micron Technology (MU), Transportadora de Gas del Sur (TGS), Oi S.A. American Depositary Sha (OIBR), Vedanta Resources (VED), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Pilgrim's Pride's stock symbol?

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

Who are Pilgrim's Pride's major shareholders?

Pilgrim's Pride's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (1.85%), LSV Asset Management (1.79%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.16%), Great Lakes Advisors LLC (0.16%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.11%) and Snow Capital Management LP (0.07%). Company insiders that own Pilgrim's Pride stock include Fabio Sandri, Jayson Penn and Matthew R Galvanoni.
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Which institutional investors are selling Pilgrim's Pride stock?

PPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Common Retirement Fund, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, BCK Capital Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Regentatlantic Capital LLC, Foundation Resource Management Inc., and J.W. Cole Advisors Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Pilgrim's Pride stock?

PPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Chase Investment Counsel Corp, Snow Capital Management LP, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, and IndexIQ Advisors LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Pilgrim's Pride's stock price today?

One share of PPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.65.

How much money does Pilgrim's Pride make?

Pilgrim's Pride has a market capitalization of $6.01 billion and generates $11.41 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $455.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.62 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Pilgrim's Pride have?

Pilgrim's Pride employs 56,400 workers across the globe.

What is Pilgrim's Pride's official website?

The official website for Pilgrim's Pride is

Where are Pilgrim's Pride's headquarters?

Pilgrim's Pride is headquartered at 1770 PROMONTORY CIRCLE, GREELEY CO, 80634.

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]

This page was last updated on 5/11/2021 by Staff
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