Sanderson Farms Inc (NASDAQ:SAFM)

Data as of Dec 19
 +3.67 / +4.28%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range
Consumer Non-Durables
Food: Meat/Fish/Dairy

Company Description

Sanderson Farms, Inc. is a poultry processing company, which engages in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products. It 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. The company operates through three divisions: Production, Processing and Foods. The Production division is engaged in the production of chickens to the broiler stage. The Processing division is engaged in the processing, sale and distribution of chickens. The Foods division is engaged in the processing, marketing and distribution of prepared chicken items, which it sells nationally and regionally. Sanderson Farms was founded by Dewey R. Sanderson, Dewey R. Sanderson, Jr. and Joe Frank Sanderson in 1947 and is headquartered in Laurel, MS.

Contact Information

Sanderson Farms, Inc.
127 Flynt Road
Laurel Mississippi 39443-9062
P:(601) 649-4030
Investor Relations:
(601) 426-1454



Mutual fund holders57.29%
Other institutional48.54%
Individual stakeholders15.60%

Top Executives

Joe Frank SandersonChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Lampkin ButtsPresident, Chief Operating Officer & Director
D. Michael CockrellCFO, Treasurer, Director & Head-Investor Relations
Brian RomanoAdministration Director
Steve BarkurnManager-Corporate Sales

To view my watchlist

Not a member yet?

Sign up now for a free account

Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer.

Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved.

Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved.

Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2014 and/or its affiliates.