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Sanderson Farms Stock Forecast, Price & News

$116.77
-0.49 (-0.42 %)
(As of 09/22/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$115.80
Now: $116.77
$119.00
50-Day Range
$110.46
MA: $118.44
$126.75
52-Week Range
$102.13
Now: $116.77
$179.45
Volume148,568 shs
Average Volume372,277 shs
Market Capitalization$2.60 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.09%
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.
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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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.44 billion
Cash Flow$8.75 per share
Book Value$63.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$53.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees17,055
Market Cap$2.60 billion
Next Earnings Date12/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$116.77
-0.49 (-0.42 %)
(As of 09/22/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Sanderson Farms' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Sanderson Farms' stock was trading at $123.50 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SAFM shares have decreased by 5.4% and is now trading at $116.77.
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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."
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When is Sanderson Farms' next earnings date?

Sanderson Farms is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 17th 2020.
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How were Sanderson Farms' earnings last quarter?

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 27th. The company reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $1.41. The firm earned $956.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $933.50 million. Sanderson Farms had a negative return on equity of 4.15% and a negative net margin of 0.64%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $2.41 earnings per share.
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How often does Sanderson Farms pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 28th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Tuesday, August 11th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 27th.
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What price target have analysts set for SAFM?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Sanderson Farms' stock. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $168.00. On average, they expect Sanderson Farms' share price to reach $143.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.9% from the stock's current price.
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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 Pfizer (PFE), Walmart (WMT), Walt Disney (DIS), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Costco Wholesale (COST) and PepsiCo (PEP).

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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.
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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, and Phil K Livingston.
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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.
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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 $116.77.

How big of a company is Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms has a market capitalization of $2.60 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 9/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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