A fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Sanderson Farms.
Current Price: $94.44
Prev Close: $95.16
Open: $94.21
Bid: $88.60
Ask: $98.00
Day's Range: $93.41 - $95.25
52wk Range: $74.07 - $99.40
Volume: 416,284
Avg Vol 425,090
Market Cap: $2B
P/E (ttm): 10.67
EPS (ttm): $8.92
Div & Yield: $0.96 (1.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Sanderson Farms.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
300 Outperform
16 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
73 Outperform
2 Underperform

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You pick for Sanderson Farms is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Joe F. Sanderson Jr., CEO

86% Approve

Based on 52 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Sanderson Farms.

A fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Food & Beverage