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Last $83.96 USD
Change Today +0.43 / 0.51%
Volume 466.1K
As of 8:10 PM 05/21/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

sanderson farms inc (SAFM) Snapshot

Open
$83.20
Previous Close
$83.53
Day High
$84.45
Day Low
$83.13
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $103.30
52 Week Low
05/1/15 - $74.25
Market Cap
1.9B
Average Volume 10 Days
411.5K
EPS TTM
$12.42
Shares Outstanding
23.2M
EX-Date
05/1/15
P/E TM
6.8x
Dividend
$0.88
Dividend Yield
1.62%
Current Stock Chart for SANDERSON FARMS INC (SAFM)

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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. Presents at 2015 Goldman Sachs Global Staples Summit, May-12-2015 02:45 PM

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Presents at 2015 Goldman Sachs Global Staples Summit, May-12-2015 02:45 PM. Venue: The Goldman Sachs Conference Center, 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. Presents at BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Farm to Market Conference 2015, May-20-2015 09:00 AM

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Presents at BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Farm to Market Conference 2015, May-20-2015 09:00 AM. Venue: Grand Hyatt New York, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Joe F. Sanderson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Lampkin Butts, President, Chief Operating Officer and Director.

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.

 

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Valuation SAFM Industry Range
Price/Earnings 6.7x
Price/Sales 0.7x
Price/Book 2.0x
Price/Cash Flow 6.8x
TEV/Sales 0.6x
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