Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Index- P/E7.90 EPS (ttm)10.79 Insider Own4.80% Shs Outstand23.15M Perf Week5.26%
Market Cap1.97B Forward P/E13.69 EPS next Y6.23 Insider Trans-0.24% Shs Float22.02M Perf Month1.12%
Income242.30M PEG- EPS next Q2.62 Inst Own96.40% Short Float35.81% Perf Quarter6.43%
Sales2.77B P/S0.71 EPS this Y90.10% Inst Trans-0.45% Short Ratio14.15 Perf Half Y-15.24%
Book/sh39.99 P/B2.13 EPS next Y-44.87% ROA26.70% Target Price92.83 Perf Year15.99%
Cash/sh7.15 P/C11.91 EPS next 5Y- ROE34.20% 52W Range69.45 - 102.81 Perf YTD1.42%
Dividend0.88 P/FCF18.90 EPS past 5Y22.30% ROI27.40% 52W High-17.54% Beta0.17
Dividend %1.03% Quick Ratio2.20 Sales past 5Y9.20% Gross Margin18.80% 52W Low22.06% ATR2.81
Employees11461 Current Ratio3.50 Sales Q/Q4.60% Oper. Margin13.80% RSI (14)53.90 Volatility3.18% 2.88%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.02 EPS Q/Q104.60% Profit Margin9.70% Rel Volume0.39 Prev Close85.22
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.01 EarningsFeb 23 BMO Payout6.60% Avg Volume557.19K Price84.78
Recom2.70 SMA202.75% SMA50-1.09% SMA200-4.01% Volume141,763 Change-0.52%
May-30-12Upgrade KeyBanc Capital Mkts Hold → Buy $60
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Nov-12-10Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $44 → $52
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Mar-26-09Initiated KeyBanc Capital Mkts Buy $43
Dec-05-08Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Dec-05-08Reiterated Deutsche Securities Hold $37 → $34
Nov-19-08Upgrade JP Morgan Underweight → Neutral
Jan-26-15 04:16PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
Jan-22-15 11:38AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
Dec-24-14 01:04PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Financials EDGAR Online Financials
Dec-22-14 04:16PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib EDGAR Online
Dec-20-14 07:07PM  10-K for Sanderson Farms, Inc. Company Spotlight
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07:25AM  Sanderson Farms's Profit Jumps at The Wall Street Journal
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Sanderson Farms Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
06:37AM  Sanderson Farms misses 4Q profit forecasts AP
06:30AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2014 Business Wire
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Dec-04-14 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2014 Conference Call Business Wire
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Nov-06-14 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms to Participate in Goldman Sachs U.S. Emerging/SMID Cap Growth Conference Business Wire
05:37AM  Looking for Value? Why It Might Be Time to Try Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Zacks
Nov-05-14 03:00PM  Eyes On Sanderson Farms (SAFM): Highlighted Storm The Castle Stock at TheStreet
Nov-04-14 10:48AM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
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05:24PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
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Oct-09-14 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms to Broadcast Investor Conference Business Wire
Sep-30-14 04:36PM  Indexes Close Lower As Auto Parts Makers Skid at Investor's Business Daily
Sep-19-14 11:10AM  Sanderson Farms Hikes Dividend; to Pay Special Dividend Zacks
Sep-18-14 04:28PM  S&P 500, Dow Hit Record Highs; Chipmakers Rally at Investor's Business Daily
12:33PM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend and Payment of Special Dividend Business Wire
Sep-05-14 03:50PM  Circling Back on Chicken at TheStreet
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Aug-28-14 12:16PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib EDGAR Online
Aug-27-14 08:40AM  Sanderson Farms Q3 Earnings & Revenue Miss Estimates, Up Y/Y Zacks
Aug-26-14 06:45PM  Sanderson drops on Q3 miss Investor's Business Daily -5.61%
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02:46PM  Sanderson May Build North Carolina Plant for $110 Million at Bloomberg
01:45PM  Sanderson Farms 3Q results fall short of estimates AP
12:47PM  Sanderson Farms Q3 Sales Miss As Volume Falls Short at Investor's Business Daily
12:15PM  Sanderson Farms misses Street 3Q forecasts AP
11:00AM  Sanderson Farms Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today CCBN
10:34AM  [video] Sanderson Farms Misses Earnings When Poultry Price Remains High at TheStreet
10:31AM  Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Weak On High Volume Today at TheStreet
09:58AM  Why Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Stock Is Falling Today at TheStreet
09:30AM  Morning MoneyBeat: Knockin on 2000s Door at The Wall Street Journal
07:47AM  Sanderson Profit Disappoints After Poultry Forecast Miss at Bloomberg
07:17AM  [$$] Sanderson Farms Profit Rises 12% at The Wall Street Journal
07:07AM  Q3 2014 Sanderson Farms Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
07:00AM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
06:30AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Reports Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal 2014 Business Wire
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Aug-05-14 05:27PM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 Conference Call Business Wire
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Jul-14-14 11:40AM  Sanderson Farms Touches a New 52-Week High Zacks
Jul-11-14 09:46AM  Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Hits New Lifetime High at TheStreet
Jul-10-14 01:11PM  [video] Rooster Infertility Drives Up Price of Chicken: Crisis at the Coop at TheStreet
Jul-08-14 05:08PM  Pilgrim's Pride, Sanderson Farms Buck Market Downdraft at Investor's Business Daily
11:00AM  Sanderson Farms to Host Investor Conference Business Wire
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12:00AM  Cochran Sites Virtuous Spending in Runoff With Tea Party at Bloomberg
Jun-17-14 06:34PM  Pilgrim's Pride Finds Support As Chicken Stocks Soar at Investor's Business Daily
Jun-13-14 08:20AM  USDA Lowers Meat Production Estimate in June Zacks
Jun-11-14 12:05PM  USDA lowers forecast for 2014 meat production
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.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Bierbusse JohnDirectorDec 19Sale85.142,285194,54513,787Dec 22 03:53 PM
PITTMAN JONES GAILDirectorDec 19Sale89.8240035,92813,585Dec 22 03:52 PM
COCKRELL D MICHAELTreasurer & CFOOct 31Option Exercise0.0010,338089,275Nov 04 04:57 PM
RIGNEY TIMController/SecretaryOct 31Option Exercise0.0026703,665Nov 04 04:56 PM
SANDERSON JOE F JRCEO, Chairman of BoardOct 31Option Exercise0.0046,9550823,825Nov 04 04:57 PM
BUTTS LAMPKINPresident and COOOct 31Option Exercise0.0011,8130108,912Nov 04 04:57 PM
MOONEY DIANNEDirectorJun 05Sale97.376,010585,2128,944Jun 06 05:46 PM
PITTMAN JONES GAILDirectorJun 04Sale93.9550046,97513,966Jun 05 04:45 PM
LIVINGSTON PHIL KDirectorMay 30Sale91.6397589,3449,970May 30 04:56 PM
BANKS FRED L JRDirectorMar 28Sale76.502,000153,00022,431Mar 31 03:32 PM
COCKRELL D MICHAELTreasurer & CFOFeb 28Sale77.235,287408,31474,362Feb 28 01:35 PM
LIVINGSTON PHIL KDirectorFeb 28Sale77.543,500271,38011,064Feb 28 01:36 PM
Bierbusse JohnDirectorFeb 26Sale76.3254741,74815,929Feb 27 04:16 PM
KHAYAT ROBERT CDirectorFeb 26Sale77.244,608355,90111,828Feb 27 04:16 PM