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Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ: SAFM)

Community Rating: 5 Stars: The Best

102.17 1.92 (1.92%)

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Today's Open $100.49
Previous Close $100.25
Daily Range $100.07 - $102.28
52-Week Range $59.77 - $103.90
Market Cap $2.4B
P/E Ratio 11.96
Dividend (Yield) $0.80 (0.8%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
Volume 255,789
Average Daily Volume 322,253
Current FY EPS $9.13

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MJKscorecard (< 20)
Submitted February 3, 2008

“EAT MORE CHIKIN,” my favorite cows from Chick-fil-a say and now I’m on that bandwagon too. This month I’m bringing you the sexiest poultry processor you’ve ever scene albeit that’s not saying much. … More

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TMFDeej (< 20)
Submitted June 30, 2008

Since I began to short restaurant stocks, I have been keeping a close eye on meat prices. Beef and pork prices have risen quite a bit but chicken prices have remained surprisingly low. As a result, … More

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Sanderson Farms (SAFM) Description

A fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products. Website: http://www.sandersonfarms.com/

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