Last $85.21 USD
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Volume 456.6K
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sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Snapshot

Open
$85.74
Previous Close
$85.67
Day High
$86.49
Day Low
$84.69
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $103.30
52 Week Low
03/12/14 - $72.79
Market Cap
2.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
522.9K
EPS TTM
$12.42
Shares Outstanding
23.2M
EX-Date
01/30/15
P/E TM
6.9x
Dividend
$0.88
Dividend Yield
1.57%
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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. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended January 31, 2015; Provides Capex, Depreciation and Amortization Guidance for the Year 2015

Sanderson Farms, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net income of $66.5 million, or $2.87 per share basic and diluted up from net income of $28.9 million, or $1.25 per share basic and diluted, in the same period a year ago. Net sales were $667.4 million, up from $584.9 million for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $103.057 million compared to $45.199 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $102.690 million compared to $44.316 million a year ago. The company spent $56.5 million on capex during the quarter. The company approved capex of $116.3 million for the fiscal year 2015. Depreciation and amortization is expected to be approximately $75 million for fiscal 2015.

Sanderson Farms, Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Feb 24, 2015

Sanderson Farms, Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Feb 24, 2015

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Price/Sales 0.7x
Price/Book 2.1x
Price/Cash Flow 6.9x
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