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Last $73.64 USD
Change Today +0.64 / 0.88%
Volume 84.6K
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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. Presents at Goldman Sachs US Emerging & SMID Cap Growth Conference, Nov-19-2015 01:10 PM

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Presents at Goldman Sachs US Emerging & SMID Cap Growth Conference, Nov-19-2015 01:10 PM. Venue: The Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: D. Michael Cockrell, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Director, Joe F. Sanderson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Lampkin Butts, President, Chief Operating Officer and Director.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Recalls Chicken Products

Sanderson Farms, Inc. announced that it is voluntarily recalling 551,090 pounds of chicken products produced at its plant in Hazlehurst, Mississippi. A sample of the products analyzed by a customer of the company and the USDA was found to contain foreign material. As a precautionary measure, the company has voluntarily recalled approximately 551,090 pounds of product. None of the products that are the subject of this recall were shipped to grocery stores or packed directly for consumers. The product included ice packed chicken products sold to three customers who use the products for additional processing into further processed chicken products. The Company has identified all of the products and notified its customers to place the products on hold, return them to the Company and further execute the recall of these products. The products involved in the recall were produced at the Hazlehurst, Mississippi, plant on September 17 and 18, 2015. The company is aware of no injuries or adverse reaction caused as a result of consuming this product.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend and Special Cash Dividend, Payable on October 13, 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. The board has authorized a special cash dividend payment of $0.50 (fifty cents) per share. Both the regular quarterly cash dividend and the special cash dividend are payable on October 13, 2015, to stockholders of record on September 29, 2015.


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