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Last $76.06 USD
Change Today -0.23 / -0.30%
Volume 508.0K
SAFM On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
Berlin
NASDAQ GS
As of 8:10 PM 04/24/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Snapshot

Open
$76.00
Previous Close
$76.29
Day High
$76.70
Day Low
$75.25
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $103.30
52 Week Low
02/11/15 - $74.95
Market Cap
1.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
372.8K
EPS TTM
$12.42
Shares Outstanding
23.2M
EX-Date
05/1/15
P/E TM
6.1x
Dividend
$0.88
Dividend Yield
1.76%
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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 New Credit Agreement

Sanderson Farms, Inc. announced that its existing revolving credit facility through a consortium of banks has been increased from $600 million to $750 million. The credit remains unsecured and certain covenants related to the Company's financial condition and capital expenditure needs have been amended in anticipation of the Company's future growth plans. In addition, the termination date has been extended to April 24, 2020, unless otherwise extended. As of April 24, 2015, the Company had no outstanding borrowings under the then existing revolving credit facility, but the Company did have approximately $13.8 million outstanding letters of credit under the credit facility.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend, Payable on May 19, 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 on May 19, 2015, to stockholders of record on May 5, 2015.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Presents at 19th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference, Apr-24-2015 10:00 AM

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Presents at 19th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference, Apr-24-2015 10:00 AM. Venue: Hyatt Regency New Orleans Hotel, 601 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70113, United States. Speakers: D. Michael Cockrell, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Director.

 

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Price/Earnings 6.1x
Price/Sales 0.6x
Price/Book 1.8x
Price/Cash Flow 6.1x
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