Smithfield Foods Company Profile (NYSE:SFD)

About Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)

Smithfield Foods logoSmithfield Foods, Inc. produces and markets a variety of fresh meat and packaged meats products both domestically and internationally. The Company operates in four segments: Pork, Hog Production, International and Corporate, each of which consists of a number of subsidiaries, joint ventures and other investments. The Pork segment consists mainly of its three wholly owned United States fresh pork and packaged meats subsidiaries: The Smithfield Packing Company, Inc. (Smithfield Packing), Farmland Foods, Inc. (Farmland Foods) and John Morrell Food Group (John Morrell). The Hog Production segment consists of the Company's hog production operations located in the United States. On September 2012 (fiscal 2013), the Company acquired a 70% controlling interest in American Skin Food Group, LLC. Effective September 26, 2013, Shuanghui International Holdings Ltd merged with Smithfield Foods Inc, a producer and wholesaler of pork meat products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food Products
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Symbol: NYSE:SFD
  • CUSIP: 83224810
  • Web: N/A
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%

Frequently Asked Questions for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)

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Smithfield Foods trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SFD."

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What is Smithfield Foods' stock price today?

One share of Smithfield Foods stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Smithfield Foods (NYSE SFD)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  90 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  148 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  238
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Price Target History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Analysts' Ratings History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
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Earnings History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Earnings by Quarter for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Earnings History by Quarter for Smithfield Foods (NYSE SFD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/6/2013Q1 2014$0.47$0.27$3.19 billion$3.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/14/2013Q4 2013$0.43$0.21$3.27 billion$3.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q3 2013$0.51$0.69$3.53 billion$3.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/20120.61$0.61$3.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/4/2012Q113$0.45$0.40$3.15 million$3.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/14/2012$0.54$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$0.64$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2011$0.70$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2011$0.67$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/16/2011$0.82$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2011$0.66$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2010$0.56$0.80$3.21 billion$3.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.00 EPS


Dividend History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/22/2013George H RichterCOOSell53,666$26.00$1,395,316.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2012David C NelsonDirectorBuy5,000$19.56$97,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2012Richard T CrowderDirectorBuy2,000$20.13$40,260.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
Latest Headlines for Smithfield Foods (NYSE:SFD)
DateHeadline logoThe world's largest pork producer is exploring ways to grow human organs from pig parts - October 6 at 9:38 AM logoSmithfield Foods Acquires Kansas City Sausage Company - August 14 at 3:24 PM logoSmithfield Foods' Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Baton Rouge Police Department to Donate More Than 40,000 Pounds of Protein to Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank - July 31 at 11:04 AM logoRPT-EXCLUSIVE-China's WH Group targets beef and poultry assets in U.S. and Europe - June 8 at 9:56 PM logoSlaughterhouse Scouting Is Shaking Up Food Processing Stocks - June 8 at 2:46 PM logoSmithfield Foods' Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Kroger-Pay Less to Donate More Than 80,000 Pounds of Protein to Food Finders Food Bank - May 16 at 3:34 PM logoSmithfield Launches National "Get Grilling America" Campaign to Inspire Fresh Pork Grilling All Summer Long - April 20 at 8:31 PM logoSmithfield Foods' Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Randalls to Donate More Than 35,000 Pounds of Protein to the Central Texas Food Bank - March 21 at 6:37 PM logoPork giant Smithfield Foods pledges to be less gassy - December 5 at 10:19 PM logoCharlotte firm huddles up for national college football campaign - July 22 at 5:30 PM logoEckrich expanding ties to college football at the championship level - July 18 at 3:00 PM logoArmour revisits its past to honor moms — and it's not even Mother's Day yet - February 1 at 1:00 PM logoVirginia governor's anti-Jacksonville comments draw criticism from Mayor Lenny Curry - January 5 at 3:00 PM logoNew Superbug Resistant To All Antibiotics Linked To Imported Meat - December 10 at 10:15 AM logoSmithfield Foods Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today - October 28 at 9:00 AM logoA win for the Northland: Smithfield Farmland stays - October 13 at 4:05 PM



Smithfield Foods (SFD) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by Staff

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