Last $83.40 USD
Change Today -0.87 / -1.03%
Volume 421.9K
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sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Snapshot

Open
$84.03
Previous Close
$84.27
Day High
$84.60
Day Low
$82.30
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $103.30
52 Week Low
02/6/14 - $69.96
Market Cap
1.9B
Average Volume 10 Days
464.9K
EPS TTM
$10.80
Shares Outstanding
23.2M
EX-Date
01/30/15
P/E TM
7.7x
Dividend
$0.88
Dividend Yield
1.58%
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sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Details

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 pack, chill pack, bulk pack, and frozen chicken in whole, cut-up, and boneless form 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 in the 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.

11,461 Employees
Last Reported Date: 12/18/14
Founded in 1947

sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
President, Chief Operating Officer and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $665.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $569.8K
Chief Accounting Officer, Controller and Secr...
Total Annual Compensation: $215.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Key Developments

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend, Payable February 17, 2015

Sanderson Farms, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 (twenty-two cents) per share payable February 17, 2015, to stockholders of record on February 3, 2015.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended October 31, 2014

Sanderson Farms, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 31, 2014. For the quarter, net sales were $760,850,000 against $727,061,000 a year ago. Operating income was $142,527,000 against $71,779,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $142,076,000 against $71,145,000 a year ago. Net income was $93,109,000 or $4.04 per basic and diluted share against $45,270,000 or $1.97 per basic and diluted share a year ago. For the year, net sales were $2,774,845,000 against $2,682,980,000 a year ago. Operating income was $381,922,000 against $205,678,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $379,466,000 against $200,113,000 a year ago. Net income was $249,048,000 or $10.80 per basic and diluted share against $130,617,000 or $5.68 per basic and diluted share a year ago.

Sanderson Farms, Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Dec 18, 2014

Sanderson Farms, Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Dec 18, 2014

 

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