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Last 770.00
Change Today -10.00 / -1.28%
Volume 8.0K
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sovereign food investments (SOV) Details

Sovereign Food Investments Limited produces and sells poultry products in South Africa. The company is involved in breeding, broiler farming, food processing, animal feed milling, and value-added poultry processing and trading activities. It offers its products under the Country Range and Cater Chicken brand names. The company was founded in 1948 and is based in Uitenhage, South Africa.

551 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/15/14
Founded in 1948

sovereign food investments (SOV) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: R3.4M
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: R979.0K
Group Executive of Human Resources and Ex-Off...
Total Annual Compensation: R1.8M
Group Executive of Agriculture
Total Annual Compensation: R2.3M
Executive Director of Products and Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: R1.9M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sovereign food investments (SOV) Key Developments

Sovereign Food Investments Limited Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending 28 February 2015

Sovereign Food Investments Limited provided earnings guidance for the year ending 28 February 2015. The company's earnings per share and headline earnings per share for the year ending 28 February 2015 are expected to be more than 20% higher than those of the previous corresponding period, that is EPS and HEPS are expected to be at least 70.20 cents (2014: 58.5 cents) and 72.24 cents (2014: 60.2 cents) per share respectively.

Sovereign Food Investments Limited Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended August 31, 2014

Sovereign Food Investments Limited reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the six months ended August 31, 2014. For the period, the company reported revenue of ZAR 814,828,000 against ZAR 675,449,000 a year ago. Profit before taxation was ZAR 29,433,000 against ZAR 20,177,000 a year ago. Total comprehensive income for the period was ZAR 21,192,000 against ZAR 14,527,000 a year ago. Earnings per share and diluted earnings per share were 28.1 against 18.9 a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were ZAR 42,809,000 against ZAR 44,700,000 a year ago. Net cash flows from investing in property, plant and equipment were ZAR 16,186,000 against ZAR 25,011,000 a year ago. Headline earnings per share for the period under review increased by 49% to 28.1 cents from 18.9 cents for the prior period while earnings per share were up by 47% to 27.8 cents. This was due to a 21% increase in revenue driven by 7% higher sales volumes and a 12% price increase offset by feed cost increases of 11% per ton and non-feed cost increases of 10% per unit.

Sovereign Food Investments Limited to Report First Half, 2015 Results on Oct 03, 2014

Sovereign Food Investments Limited announced that they will report first half, 2015 results on Oct 03, 2014


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