About Sanderson Farms
Sanderson Farms, Inc. is a poultry processing company. The Company is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken, and also preparation, processing, marketing and distribution of processed and minimally prepared chicken. It sells ice pack, chill pack, bulk pack and frozen chicken, in whole, cut-up and boneless form, under the Sanderson Farms brand name to retailers, distributors, casual dining operators, customers reselling frozen chicken into export markets. The Company, through its subsidiaries, Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Production Division) and Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Processing Division), conducts its chicken operations. Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Production Division) is engaged in the production of chickens to the broiler-stage. Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Foods Division) is engaged in the processing, sale and distribution of chickens. The Company, through Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Foods Division), conducts its prepared chicken business.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Staples
- Industry: Food - Major Diversified
- Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: SAFM
- CUSIP: 80001310
- Previous Close: $93.96
- 50 Day Moving Average: $92.76
- 200 Day Moving Average: $91.01
- 52-Week Range: $22,739,000.00 - $74.07
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.35
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.73
- P/E Growth: 0.80
- Market Cap: $2.16B
- Outstanding Shares: 22,739,000
- Beta: 0.34
- Net Margins: 6.71%
- Return on Equity: 16.94%
- Return on Assets: 14.02%
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- Current Ratio: 4.14%
- Quick Ratio: 2.65%
What is Sanderson Farms' stock symbol?
Sanderson Farms trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SAFM."
How often does Sanderson Farms pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sanderson Farms?
Sanderson Farms announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, February 14th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, January 27th. This is a positive change from Sanderson Farms's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22.
Where is Sanderson Farms' stock going? Where will Sanderson Farms' stock price be in 2017?
5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Sanderson Farms' shares. Their predictions range from $75.00 to $112.00. On average, they anticipate Sanderson Farms' stock price to reach $93.20 in the next twelve months.
When will Sanderson Farms announce their earnings?
Sanderson Farms is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.
Who owns Sanderson Farms stock?
Sanderson Farms' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock, Inc (10.40%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.25%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.24%), Royce & Associates LP (2.12%), Allianz Asset Management AG (2.03%) and State Street Corp (2.01%). Company insiders that own Sanderson Farms stock include Beverly W Hogan, John Bierbusse and Jones Gail Pittman.
Who sold Sanderson Farms stock? Who is selling Sanderson Farms stock?
Sanderson Farms' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA and Cantab Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold Sanderson Farms stock in the last year include John Bierbusse and Jones Gail Pittman.
Who bought Sanderson Farms stock? Who is buying Sanderson Farms stock?
Sanderson Farms' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Smith Shellnut Wilson LLC ADV.
How do I buy Sanderson Farms stock?
Shares of Sanderson Farms 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 Sanderson Farms stock cost?
One share of Sanderson Farms stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.03.