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Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Index- P/E6.39 EPS (ttm)12.41 Insider Own4.90% Shs Outstand23.17M Perf Week0.33%
Market Cap1.84B Forward P/E10.91 EPS next Y7.27 Insider Trans-0.24% Shs Float22.05M Perf Month-2.56%
Income279.00M PEG- EPS next Q3.03 Inst Own96.40% Short Float41.58% Perf Quarter-1.50%
Sales2.86B P/S0.64 EPS this Y90.10% Inst Trans0.57% Short Ratio18.56 Perf Half Y-7.85%
Book/sh42.70 P/B1.86 EPS next Y-35.99% ROA28.30% Target Price88.86 Perf Year-1.45%
Cash/sh7.47 P/C10.62 EPS next 5Y- ROE35.80% 52W Range74.95 - 102.54 Perf YTD-5.36%
Dividend0.88 P/FCF13.35 EPS past 5Y22.30% ROI27.40% 52W High-22.66% Beta0.19
Dividend %1.11% Quick Ratio2.30 Sales past 5Y9.20% Gross Margin20.80% 52W Low5.82% ATR2.39
Employees1471 Current Ratio3.70 Sales Q/Q14.10% Oper. Margin15.40% RSI (14)47.22 Volatility2.46% 2.80%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.02 EPS Q/Q129.60% Profit Margin10.70% Rel Volume0.77 Prev Close80.77
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.01 EarningsFeb 24 BMO Payout6.00% Avg Volume493.80K Price79.31
Recom2.80 SMA20-0.70% SMA50-1.71% SMA200-8.28% Volume382,306 Change-1.81%
May-30-12Upgrade KeyBanc Capital Mkts Hold → Buy $60
Dec-16-10Initiated Jefferies Hold $44
Dec-16-10Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Nov-12-10Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $44 → $52
Sep-07-10Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $50
Aug-24-10Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $65 → $52
Aug-20-10Initiated Morgan Joseph Buy $60
Jun-17-10Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Apr-12-10Upgrade BMO Capital Markets Market Perform → Outperform $56 → $70
Mar-24-10Upgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Hold → Buy $60
Mar-05-10Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Dec-11-09Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Oct-19-09Downgrade KeyBanc Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Jul-20-09Downgrade BMO Capital Markets Outperform → Market Perform
Jun-02-09Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $51
Apr-14-09Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
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
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Apr-07-15 05:39PM  Minnesota bird flu cases rise as U.S. investigators arrive
02:07PM  Eighth turkey flock in Minnesota infected with lethal bird flu -USDA
10:27AM  Bird Flu Threat Lingers: USDA Confirms 7 Cases in Minnesota - Analyst Blog
Apr-06-15 12:33PM  Minnesota finds 2 more turkey flocks infected with lethal bird flu
11:30AM  Pilgrim's Pride Brings New Website for Digital Customers - Analyst Blog
Apr-02-15 11:41AM  Top U.S. turkey producer Minnesota finds 4th bird flu case -USDA
Mar-28-15 01:13PM  Minnesota finds 3rd bird flu infection in commercial poultry Reuters
Mar-26-15 01:00PM  Newell (NWL) Sells Endicia to Enhance Core Growth Activities - Analyst Blog
Mar-17-15 09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Tyson Foods, Sanderson Farms, Pilgrims Pride and Hormel Foods - Press Releases
Mar-16-15 02:19PM  Meat Stocks in Focus, USDA to Set Stricter Rules - Analyst Blog
Mar-14-15 12:30PM  USDA reports virulent strain of avian flu in Kansas poultry Reuters
Mar-13-15 04:23PM  U.S. bird experts mystified by Midwest avian flu spread Reuters
03:28PM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Site for New Poultry Complex in North Carolina & Company Comments on Recent Reports Regarding Avian Influenza at noodls
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Tyson Foods, Pilgrim's Pride, Sanderson Farms, Hormel Foods and Yum! Brands - Press Releases
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05:35PM  Sanderson Farms CEO: Bird-flu free
05:00PM  The food trade: 5 fast plays
04:35PM  Tyson Drops Human Antibiotic Usage in Meat Products - Analyst Blog
03:40PM  Rising Cases of Avian Flu Impact Poultry Stocks, Shares Fall - Analyst Blog
10:38AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Site for New Poultry Complex in North Carolina at noodls
10:14AM  Sanderson Farms plans North Carolina plant, says flocks not infected with avian flu at MarketWatch
10:00AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Site for New Poultry Complex in North Carolina Business Wire
Mar-11-15 04:22PM  Will the Suspected Bird Flu Case Mar Tyson's Poultry Exports? - Analyst Blog
01:19PM  Poultry Producer Stocks Sink On Bird Flu Confirmations Benzinga
12:57PM  Highly pathogenic bird flu detected in Arkansas turkey flock-USDA Reuters
Mar-10-15 06:41PM  Suspected bird flu case found in Arkansas poultry, USDA says Reuters
Mar-05-15 03:48PM  Hormel Foods (HRL) Retains Scope for Growth, Runs Risks - Analyst Blog
Mar-04-15 03:59PM  Sanderson Farms Promotes Brett Montague to Training Manager at noodls
Mar-03-15 05:38PM  Tyson Upped to Strong Buy on Solid Q1 Results - Analyst Blog
01:04PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Financials EDGAR Online Financials
Feb-27-15 08:21AM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib EDGAR Online
Feb-26-15 07:08PM  10-Q for Sanderson Farms, Inc. Company Spotlight
Feb-25-15 09:28AM  Sanderson Farms Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenues, Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-24-15 11:58AM  Sanderson Farms beats 1Q profit forecasts AP
11:00AM  Sanderson Farms Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today CCBN
07:12AM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
07:07AM  Q1 2015 Sanderson Farms Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
06:30AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. Reports Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 Business Wire
Feb-23-15 01:00PM  Will TJX Companies (TJX) Surprise this Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog Zacks
08:33AM  Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Sanderson Farms (SAFM) - Tale of the Tape Zacks
Feb-19-15 06:17PM  Campbell to Elaborate on Restructuring & Cost-Cut Plans - Analyst Blog Zacks
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10:42AM  Market Tailwinds Assists Hormel Report Robust Q1 Results - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-18-15 05:02PM  Newell (NWL) Appears Strong, Plans to Reiterate '15 Outlook - Analyst Blog Zacks +5.89%
Feb-17-15 11:45AM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders EDGAR Online
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08:52AM  Why Sanderson Farms (SAFM) is Such a Great Value Stock Pick Right Now - Tale of the Tape Zacks
08:27AM  Pilgrim's Pride Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-10-15 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its First Quarter Fiscal 2015 Conference Call Business Wire
Jan-30-15 01:58PM  Tyson Sees Fatter Poultry Margins, Warns On Ports at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-29-15 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Broadcast Its Annual Meeting of Stockholders Live on the Internet Business Wire
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-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
Dec-18-14 05:43PM  The Chicken short CNBC
12:40PM  ConAgra's Earnings Miss On Private Label Slide at Investor's Business Daily
09:19AM  Will Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Stock be Helped Today by This Earnings Beat? at TheStreet
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
Dec-11-14 01:45PM  Tyson Foods Announced 4Q14 Earnings: How The Market Responded Market Realist
Dec-10-14 05:34PM  Market's most shorted stocks CNBC
Dec-05-14 12:20PM  ConAgra JV to Invest $150M for Netherlands Plant Extension Zacks
09:40AM  Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Touches a New 52-Week High Zacks
Dec-04-14 11:00AM  Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2014 Conference Call Business Wire
Dec-03-14 07:00AM  Short sellers aim at the chicken AND the egg at CNBC
Nov-26-14 05:45AM  Hormel Foods (HRL) in Focus: Stock Goes Down 5.2% Zacks
Nov-25-14 08:22PM  Shorting Chickens Becomes Hot Trade After Prices Surge Bloomberg
08:22PM  Shorting Chickens Becomes Hot Trade After Prices Surge at Bloomberg
Nov-19-14 04:35PM  Tyson Foods (TSN) Upped to Strong Buy on Solid Q4 Zacks
Nov-18-14 01:27PM  Tyson Foods: there's the beef at Financial Times
10:29AM  Storm The Castle Stock Of The Day: Sanderson Farms (SAFM) at TheStreet
Nov-17-14 04:29PM  Wall Street remaining directionless for a 6th consecutive trading day Yahoo Finance Blogs
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11:10AM  Hormel Foods Hits New 52-Week High on Strong Outlook Zacks
10:45AM  Tyson Posts Solid Fiscal Q4 Profit, Sales Gains at Investor's Business Daily
09:39AM  Tyson's Q4 Earnings, Revenues Beat on Higher Margins Zacks
Nov-07-14 06:28AM  A ?Big and Strong? Stock Play at Fox Business
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
09:59AM  [video] Meat Companies Going Antibiotics-Free at MarketWatch
Oct-28-14 05:45PM  Will Republic Services (RSG) Surprise on Q3 Earnings? Zacks
05:24PM  SANDERSON FARMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
Oct-22-14 06:40AM  How Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry Zacks
Oct-17-14 04:30PM  It was a week of weeks Yahoo Finance Blogs
Oct-16-14 05:33PM  Market Thorns, Roses, and All Time Highs... Yahoo Finance Blogs -9.75%
04:40PM  Why Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Stock Tanked Today at TheStreet
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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
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