S&P 500   3,319.47 (-1.12%)
DOW   27,657.42 (-0.88%)
QQQ   266.87 (-1.28%)
AAPL   106.84 (-3.17%)
MSFT   200.39 (-1.24%)
FB   252.53 (-0.90%)
GOOGL   1,451.09 (-2.42%)
AMZN   2,954.91 (-1.79%)
NVDA   487.57 (-2.20%)
TSLA   442.15 (+4.42%)
BABA   272.41 (-1.20%)
CGC   16.36 (-0.24%)
GE   6.88 (-2.41%)
MU   50.74 (-0.47%)
AMD   74.93 (-2.12%)
T   28.93 (-0.48%)
F   7.23 (-0.69%)
ACB   6.53 (-5.22%)
GILD   65.05 (+0.02%)
NFLX   469.96 (-0.05%)
DIS   128.63 (-1.22%)
BAC   25.21 (-0.55%)
BA   161.14 (-3.81%)
S&P 500   3,319.47 (-1.12%)
DOW   27,657.42 (-0.88%)
QQQ   266.87 (-1.28%)
AAPL   106.84 (-3.17%)
MSFT   200.39 (-1.24%)
FB   252.53 (-0.90%)
GOOGL   1,451.09 (-2.42%)
AMZN   2,954.91 (-1.79%)
NVDA   487.57 (-2.20%)
TSLA   442.15 (+4.42%)
BABA   272.41 (-1.20%)
CGC   16.36 (-0.24%)
GE   6.88 (-2.41%)
MU   50.74 (-0.47%)
AMD   74.93 (-2.12%)
T   28.93 (-0.48%)
F   7.23 (-0.69%)
ACB   6.53 (-5.22%)
GILD   65.05 (+0.02%)
NFLX   469.96 (-0.05%)
DIS   128.63 (-1.22%)
BAC   25.21 (-0.55%)
BA   161.14 (-3.81%)
S&P 500   3,319.47 (-1.12%)
DOW   27,657.42 (-0.88%)
QQQ   266.87 (-1.28%)
AAPL   106.84 (-3.17%)
MSFT   200.39 (-1.24%)
FB   252.53 (-0.90%)
GOOGL   1,451.09 (-2.42%)
AMZN   2,954.91 (-1.79%)
NVDA   487.57 (-2.20%)
TSLA   442.15 (+4.42%)
BABA   272.41 (-1.20%)
CGC   16.36 (-0.24%)
GE   6.88 (-2.41%)
MU   50.74 (-0.47%)
AMD   74.93 (-2.12%)
T   28.93 (-0.48%)
F   7.23 (-0.69%)
ACB   6.53 (-5.22%)
GILD   65.05 (+0.02%)
NFLX   469.96 (-0.05%)
DIS   128.63 (-1.22%)
BAC   25.21 (-0.55%)
BA   161.14 (-3.81%)
S&P 500   3,319.47 (-1.12%)
DOW   27,657.42 (-0.88%)
QQQ   266.87 (-1.28%)
AAPL   106.84 (-3.17%)
MSFT   200.39 (-1.24%)
FB   252.53 (-0.90%)
GOOGL   1,451.09 (-2.42%)
AMZN   2,954.91 (-1.79%)
NVDA   487.57 (-2.20%)
TSLA   442.15 (+4.42%)
BABA   272.41 (-1.20%)
CGC   16.36 (-0.24%)
GE   6.88 (-2.41%)
MU   50.74 (-0.47%)
AMD   74.93 (-2.12%)
T   28.93 (-0.48%)
F   7.23 (-0.69%)
ACB   6.53 (-5.22%)
GILD   65.05 (+0.02%)
NFLX   469.96 (-0.05%)
DIS   128.63 (-1.22%)
BAC   25.21 (-0.55%)
BA   161.14 (-3.81%)
Log in
NASDAQ:SAFM

Sanderson Farms Stock Forecast, Price & News

$120.45
-2.76 (-2.24 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$120.01
Now: $120.45
$124.62
50-Day Range
$110.46
MA: $117.80
$126.75
52-Week Range
$102.13
Now: $120.45
$179.45
Volume389,626 shs
Average Volume374,045 shs
Market Capitalization$2.68 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.04%
Beta0.58
Sanderson Farms, Inc., an integrated poultry processing company, produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and prepared chicken products in the United States. The company sells ice-packed, chill-packed, bulk-packed, and frozen chicken primarily under the Sanderson Farms brand name to retailers, distributors, and casual dining operators in the southeastern, southwestern, northeastern, and western United States, as well as to customers who resell frozen chicken into export markets. Its prepared chicken product line includes institutional and consumer packaged partially cooked or marinated chicken items for distributors and food service establishments. Sanderson Farms, Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Laurel, Mississippi.
Read More
Sanderson Farms logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.53 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Poultry slaughtering & processing
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SAFM
CUSIP80001310
Phone601-649-4030

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.44 billion
Cash Flow$9.02 per share
Book Value$63.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$53.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees17,055
Market Cap$2.68 billion
Next Earnings Date12/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$120.45
-2.76 (-2.24 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart

Receive SAFM News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SAFM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

speech bubbles
speech bubbles











Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Sanderson Farms' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Sanderson Farms' stock was trading at $123.50 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SAFM stock has decreased by 2.5% and is now trading at $120.45.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19
.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Sanderson Farms?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sanderson Farms in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
View analyst ratings for Sanderson Farms
.

When is Sanderson Farms' next earnings date?

Sanderson Farms is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 17th 2020.
View our earnings forecast for Sanderson Farms
.

How were Sanderson Farms' earnings last quarter?

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 27th. The company reported $1.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $1.41. The company earned $956.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $933.50 million. Sanderson Farms had a negative return on equity of 4.15% and a negative net margin of 0.64%. The business's revenue was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $2.41 earnings per share.
View Sanderson Farms' earnings history
.

How often does Sanderson Farms pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Tuesday, August 11th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 27th.
View Sanderson Farms' dividend history
.

What price target have analysts set for SAFM?

10 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Sanderson Farms' stock. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $168.00. On average, they anticipate Sanderson Farms' stock price to reach $143.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.2% from the stock's current price.
View analysts' price targets for Sanderson Farms
.

Are investors shorting Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 1,210,000 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the July 30th total of 1,090,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 326,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.7 days. Approximately 6.1% of the shares of the company are sold short.
View Sanderson Farms' Short Interest
.

Who are some of Sanderson Farms' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sanderson Farms own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sanderson Farms investors own include Walmart (WMT), Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Costco Wholesale (COST).

Who are Sanderson Farms' key executives?

Sanderson Farms' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joe F. Sanderson Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 71)
  • Mr. Lampkin Butts, Pres, COO & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. D. Michael Cockrell, CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Timothy F. Rigney, Corp. Sec., Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 55)
  • Mr. Brian Romano, Director of Admin. & HR

What is Sanderson Farms' stock symbol?

Sanderson Farms trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SAFM."

Who are Sanderson Farms' major shareholders?

Sanderson Farms' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.76%), Nuance Investments LLC (6.44%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.72%), FMR LLC (3.02%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.13%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.71%). Company insiders that own Sanderson Farms stock include John Bierbusse, Jones Gail Pittman, Lampkin Butts, Phil K Livingston and Robert C Khayat.
View institutional ownership trends for Sanderson Farms
.

Which major investors are selling Sanderson Farms stock?

SAFM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold Sanderson Farms company stock in the last year include John Bierbusse, Lampkin Butts, Phil K Livingston, and Robert C Khayat.
View insider buying and selling activity for Sanderson Farms
.

Which major investors are buying Sanderson Farms stock?

SAFM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuance Investments LLC, WS Management Lllp, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Kehrs Ridge Capital LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Barclays PLC, and Raymond James & Associates.
View insider buying and selling activity for Sanderson Farms
.

How do I buy shares of Sanderson Farms?

Shares of SAFM 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 Sanderson Farms' stock price today?

One share of SAFM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.45.

How big of a company is Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms has a market capitalization of $2.68 billion and generates $3.44 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $53.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.51 on an earnings per share basis. Sanderson Farms employs 17,055 workers across the globe.

What is Sanderson Farms' official website?

The official website for Sanderson Farms is www.sandersonfarms.com.

How can I contact Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms' mailing address is 127 FLYNT ROAD, LAUREL MS, 39443. The company can be reached via phone at 601-649-4030.

This page was last updated on 9/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.