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NASDAQ:PPCPilgrim's Pride Stock Price, Forecast & News

$16.73
+0.12 (+0.72 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$16.68
Now: $16.73
$17.06
50-Day Range
$16.31
MA: $19.04
$21.45
52-Week Range
$15.75
Now: $16.73
$33.67
Volume1.16 million shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio9.51
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.97
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, 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.54 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Poultry slaughtering & processing
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PPC
CUSIP72147K10
Phone970-506-8000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.41 billion
Cash Flow$2.79 per share
Book Value$10.16 per share

Profitability

Net Income$455.92 million

Miscellaneous

Employees31,900
Market Cap$4.13 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has Pilgrim's Pride's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Pilgrim's Pride's stock was trading at $18.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PPC stock has decreased by 9.1% and is now trading at $16.73. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Pilgrim's Pride?

7 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 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Pilgrim's Pride.

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

Pilgrim's Pride is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Pilgrim's Pride.

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

Pilgrim's Pride Co. (NASDAQ:PPC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The business earned $3.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.98 billion. Pilgrim's Pride had a return on equity of 15.14% and a net margin of 3.73%. The firm's revenue was up 12.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.35 EPS. View Pilgrim's Pride's earnings history.

How will Pilgrim's Pride's stock buyback program work?

Pilgrim's Pride announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 31st 2018, which allows the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 4.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for PPC?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Pilgrim's Pride's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate Pilgrim's Pride's stock price to reach $26.29 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 57.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Pilgrim's Pride.

Has Pilgrim's Pride been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PPC stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Pilgrim's Pride earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about Pilgrim's Pride.

Are investors shorting Pilgrim's Pride?

Pilgrim's Pride saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,670,000 shares, a decline of 8.9% from the June 15th total of 2,930,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,280,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 5.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Pilgrim's Pride's Current Options Chain.

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

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 Petrobras Argentina (PZE), Transportadora de Gas del Sur (TGS), Pampa Energia (PAM), OI (OIBR), Vedanta Resources (VED), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Pilgrim's Pride's key executives?

Pilgrim's Pride's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Fabio Sandri, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. William W. Lovette, Strategic Advisor (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jayson Penn, CEO & Pres
  • Flavio Malnarcic, Chief Financial Officer
  • James J. Miner Ph.D., Sr. VP of Technical Services (Age 89)

What is Pilgrim's Pride's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

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

One share of PPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.73.

How big of a company is Pilgrim's Pride?

Pilgrim's Pride has a market capitalization of $4.13 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. Pilgrim's Pride employs 31,900 workers across the globe.

What is Pilgrim's Pride's official website?

The official website for Pilgrim's Pride is www.pilgrims.com.

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 7/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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