SAFM - Sanderson Farms, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
101.88
-1.42 (-1.37%)
As of 2:45PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close103.30
Open103.36
Bid101.60 x 800
Ask101.96 x 1800
Day's Range101.21 - 103.98
52 Week Range95.97 - 170.91
Volume192,395
Avg. Volume391,660
Market Cap2.327B
Beta (3Y Monthly)-0.01
PE Ratio (TTM)13.11
EPS (TTM)7.77
Earnings DateDec 20, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.28 (1.24%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-01
1y Target Est95.86
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  • Business Wire4 days ago

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2018 Conference Call

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) today announced that it will host its fourth quarter and fiscal 2018 earnings conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central time, 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, on Thursday, December 20, 2018. During this call, management will comment on Sanderson Farms’ financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended October 31, 2018. A live online broadcast of Sanderson Farms’ conference call will also begin at 10:00 a.m. Central time, 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, on Thursday, December 20, 2018.

  • Is Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkey5 days ago

    Is Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) A Good Stock To Buy?

    You probably know from experience that there is not as much information on small-cap companies as there is on large companies. Of course, this makes it really hard and difficult for individual investors to make a proper and accurate analysis of certain small-cap companies. However, well-known and successful hedge fund investors like Carl Icahn and […]

  • Does Sanderson Farms Inc’s (NASDAQ:SAFM) CEO Pay Reflect Performance?
    Simply Wall St.6 days ago

    Does Sanderson Farms Inc’s (NASDAQ:SAFM) CEO Pay Reflect Performance?

    In 1989 Joe Sanderson was appointed CEO of Sanderson Farms Inc (NASDAQ:SAFM). First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. Then we’ll look at a Read More...

  • Reuters10 days ago

    Sanderson Farms to curb human antibiotic use in chicken supply

    Sanderson Farms Inc (SAFM.O) by March will stop using antibiotics vital to fighting human infections to prevent diseases in chickens, the company said on Friday, becoming the last major chicken producer to step away from the drugs. The move by the third largest U.S. poultry producer addresses concerns that the overuse of antibiotics in chickens may diminish their effectiveness in fighting disease in people. It is a turnaround for Sanderson Farms, which has run commercials defending its use of antibiotics and fended off shareholder proposals advising it to curb use of the drugs.

  • Reuters10 days ago

    Sanderson Farms to curb human antibiotic use in chicken supply

    Sanderson Farms Inc by March will stop using antibiotics vital to fighting human infections to prevent diseases in chickens, the company said on Friday, becoming the last major chicken producer to step away from the drugs. The move by the third largest U.S. poultry producer addresses concerns that the overuse of antibiotics in chickens may diminish their effectiveness in fighting disease in people. It is a turnaround for Sanderson Farms, which has run commercials defending its use of antibiotics and fended off shareholder proposals advising it to curb use of the drugs.

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Change in Antibiotic Use Program

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) announced today that it will discontinue by March 1, 2019, using antibiotics considered medically important for humans for disease prevention in its live poultry operations. The change follows the completion of an independent study the Company commissioned earlier this year on its antibiotics program for its live operations. As part of its ongoing animal welfare and antibiotic stewardship efforts, the Company commissioned an advisory board of scientific experts in poultry production, livestock management, and antibiotic use in veterinary and human medicine to study and report on the Company’s use of antibiotics in its live poultry production operations.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Sanderson Farms Announces Retirement of Board Member Dianne Mooney

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) today announced that Dianne Mooney has informed the Company that she will retire from the Sanderson Farms Board of Directors when her current term ends at the 2019 annual shareholders’ meeting. “Dianne Mooney has been a valued member of the Sanderson Farms Board of Directors since 2007,” stated Joe F. Sanderson, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of Sanderson Farms, Inc. “We have been fortunate to benefit from her experience and oversight in many areas of our operations, including her significant marketing and product development expertise. Sanderson Farms has experienced tremendous success in building our brand during her tenure, and we appreciate her contributions to increasing long-term shareholder value.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sanderson Farms Inc.
    Markit16 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sanderson Farms Inc.

    Sanderson Farms Inc NASDAQ/NGS:SAFM

  • Hormel Foods: Reviewing the Stock’s 2018 Performance
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Hormel Foods: Reviewing the Stock’s 2018 Performance

    Hormel Foods is slated to report its fourth-quarter results on November 20. Its reduced tax burden is likely to support its bottom-line performance. Analysts expect adjusted EPS growth of 18.7% to $0.47 for the fourth quarter. Hormel Foods is expected to report a 3.0% increase in sales to $2.57 billion in the fourth quarter.

  • Hormel Foods: A Closer Look at Valuation ahead of Q4 Results
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Hormel Foods: A Closer Look at Valuation ahead of Q4 Results

    On November 14,  Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) was trading at a 12-month forward PE multiple of 24.3x. Meanwhile, Tyson Foods (TSN) is trading at a 12-month forward PE ratio of ~9.7x. Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC), Sanderson Farms (SAFM), ConAgra (CAG), and Campbell Soup (CPB) are trading at 12-month forward PEs of 10.3x, 53.5x, 14.2x, and 15.4x, respectively, as of November 14.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sanderson Farms Inc.
    Markit25 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sanderson Farms Inc.

    Sanderson Farms Inc NASDAQ/NGS:SAFM

  • Reuters27 days ago

    U.S. pigs out on bacon, ribs as trade wars cut chicken demand

    Americans are losing their taste for chicken and eating more beef and pork as President Donald Trump's trade wars reduce U.S. pork exports to China and Mexico and leave cheaper bacon and ribs at home. An expansion in the number of U.S. hogs and cattle is contributing to the change in diets by boosting supplies of pork and beef. Restaurants are seizing on the increases to promote hamburgers instead of chicken, while grocery stores have featured pork.

  • Reuters27 days ago

    U.S. pigs out on bacon, ribs as trade wars cut chicken demand

    Americans are losing their taste for chicken and eating more beef and pork as President Donald Trump's trade wars reduce U.S. pork exports to China and Mexico and leave cheaper bacon and ribs at home. An expansion in the number of U.S. hogs and cattle is contributing to the change in diets by boosting supplies of pork and beef. Restaurants are seizing on the increases to promote hamburgers instead of chicken, while grocery stores have featured pork.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Echo Global Logistics, Sanderson Farms, Ophthotech, CarGurus, Avon Products, and Kemet — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence

    NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Sanderson Farms Loses Sheen on Soft Demand & High Costs
    Zacks2 months ago

    Sanderson Farms Loses Sheen on Soft Demand & High Costs

    Sanderson Farms (SAFM) witnesses soft demand in few categories and battles high input costs.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Reminder: Sanderson Farms to Host Investor Conference

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) management plans to host an investor conference October 10-11, 2018, at The Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. The investor presentation and Q&A session will be led by Joe F. Sanderson, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, with additional comments from industry experts and the Company’s management team. On day two of the conference, Mr. Sanderson will provide commentary regarding market conditions, the Company's operations and an update on the impact to the Company's North Carolina operations caused by Hurricane Florence.

  • Alcoa, Sanderson Farms and Nike highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
    Zacks2 months ago

    Alcoa, Sanderson Farms and Nike highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

    Alcoa, Sanderson Farms and Nike highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

  • Bear of the Day: Sanderson Farms
    Zacks2 months ago

    Bear of the Day: Sanderson Farms

    Bear of the Day: Sanderson Farms

  • Why Is Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Down 6.2% Since Last Earnings Report?
    Zacks3 months ago

    Why Is Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Down 6.2% Since Last Earnings Report?

    Sanderson Farms (SAFM) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • Hormel Foods’ Capital Allocation Plans Are Impressive
    Market Realist3 months ago

    Hormel Foods’ Capital Allocation Plans Are Impressive

    Hormel Foods’ (HRL) current dividend yield is 1.9% based on the closing price of $39.66 as of September 19. In comparison, Tyson Foods’ (TSN) current dividend yield stands at 1.9%, while that of Sanderson Farms (SAFM) is 1.3%. Campbell Soup’s (CPB) current yield is 3.5%, and that of Conagra’s (CAG) is 2.3% based on its September 19 closing price. Dividend yield implies the cash flow received by the investor for each dollar invested in the company’s stock.

  • A Look at Hormel Foods’ Year-to-Date Stock Returns
    Market Realist3 months ago

    A Look at Hormel Foods’ Year-to-Date Stock Returns

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has delivered year-to-date stock gains of ~9.0% as of September 19, 2018. In comparison, peers Tyson Foods (TSN), Sanderson Farms (SAFM), and Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC) have fallen 24.1%, 27.5%, and 40.2%, respectively. Hormel Foods like other industry players has been suffering from cost inflation and rising logistics costs.

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. Names Edith Kelly-Green to Board of Directors

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) today announced that Edith Kelly-Green was elected to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective September 20, 2018. Kelly-Green is a partner in The KGR Group, whose primary interests are investments in Lennys Grill and Subs restaurant franchises located in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to starting this business in 2005, she worked for FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation, where she served in many roles including Vice President and Chief Sourcing Officer.