GREELEY, Colo. (AP) _ Pilgrim's Pride Corp. (PPC) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $109.8 million.
The Greeley, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 44 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 45 cents per share.
The poultry producer posted revenue of $2.78 billion in the period.
Pilgrim's Pride shares have risen 90% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $29.47, a rise of 64% in the last 12 months.