NASDAQ:SAFM - Sanderson Farms Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $141.58 -2.28 (-1.58 %) (As of 04/21/2019 11:07 AM ET)Previous Close$141.58Today's Range$141.14 - $144.8652-Week Range$93.98 - $144.86Volume515,015 shsAverage Volume417,642 shsMarket Capitalization$3.14 billionP/E Ratio46.88Dividend Yield0.90%Beta0.78 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.8 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Sanderson Farms in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $116.25, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 17.89%. The high price target for SAFM is $138.00 and the low price target for SAFM is $77.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.002.00Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $116.25$113.3750$97.6667$98.2222Price Target Upside: 17.89% downside8.58% downside1.50% downside7.75% downsideSanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) Consensus Price Target History Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails4/11/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$115.00 ➝ $138.00Medium3/13/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$88.00 ➝ $127.00High3/4/2019StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$130.00Medium2/27/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$95.00 ➝ $115.00Medium2/26/2019Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetSell$77.00Low1/28/2019MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$101.00 ➝ $130.00High12/18/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$110.00 ➝ $105.00High5/26/2018CfraSet Price TargetHold$108.00Medium2/28/2018Vertical GroupUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium2/27/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Hold$140.00 ➝ $115.00Low10/31/2017KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector WeightN/A4/23/2017Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight$120.00 ➝ $125.00Low(Data available from 4/21/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 4/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How are institutional investors different from individual investors?