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Sanderson Farms Inc (SAFM.OQ)

SAFM.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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11 Dec 2017
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Sanderson Farms reports Q3 EPS $5.09
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Sanderson Farms Inc :Reports results for third quarter of fiscal 2017.Q3 earnings per share $5.09.Q3 sales $931.9 million versus I/B/E/S view $911.5 million.Q3 earnings per share view $4.49 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S."Food service traffic and demand in United States remain below pre-recession levels".  Full Article

Sanderson Farms reports Q3 EPS $5.09
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Sanderson Farms Inc :Qtrly earnings per share $5.09.Q3 earnings per share view $4.49 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Sanderson Farms reports qtrly earnings per share $2.94
Thursday, 25 May 2017 

May 25 (Reuters) - Sanderson Farms Inc :Sanderson Farms Inc qtrly earnings per share $2.94.Sanderson Farms Inc qtrly revenue $802.0 million versus $692.1 million.Sanderson Farms says driving Q2 results were continued strong demand for chicken at retail grocery stores, increased volume, improved export markets.Q2 earnings per share view $2.72 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 revenue view $773.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sanderson Farms says overall prices paid for feed grains were higher during Q2 of fiscal 2017 as compared to the same period a year ago.  Full Article

Sanderson Farms Announces site for new poultry complex in Texas
Thursday, 16 Mar 2017 

Sanderson Farms Inc : Sanderson Farms Inc. Announces site for new poultry complex in texas . Sanderson Farms expects to invest approximately $200 million in new texas complex . Company expects to begin construction of facilities during summer 2017Anticipates that associated contract growers will invest an additional $135 million in poultry production facilities . Company expects to begin construction of facilities during summer 2017 . At full capacity, complex will be equipped to process and sell about 375 million pounds of dressed poultry meat annually at full production .Initial operations of new complex to begin during first fiscal quarter of 2019.  Full Article

AJO LP reports 5.4 pct passive stake in Sanderson Farms as of Dec. 31, 2016
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 

Sanderson Farms Inc :AJO LP reports 5.4 percent passive stake in Sanderson farms Inc as of December 31, 2016 - sec filing.  Full Article

Sanderson Farms ups qtrly dividend by $0.02, declares special dividend
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 

Sanderson Farms Inc : Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Increase In Quarterly Dividend And Declares Special Dividend . Board Has Also Declared A Special Cash Dividend Of $1.00 (One Dollar) Per Share. .Declared A Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.24 Per Share, An Increase Of $0.02 Per Share Per Quarter.  Full Article

Sanderson Farms Q3 EPS $2.42
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 

Sanderson Farms Inc : Sanderson farms, inc. reports results for third quarter of fiscal 2016 . Q3 sales $728 million versus i/b/e/s view $743.8 million . Q3 earnings per share view $2.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly results reflect "continued favorable balance of supply and demand for fresh chicken sold to retail grocery store customers" . Sanderson farms inc says "food service traffic and demand in united states remain stubbornly static" . "food service traffic and demand in united states remain stubbornly static" ."market prices for products from our plants that process a larger bird were mixed during quarter, compared with last year's q3".  Full Article

Sanderson Farms sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.22/shr
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

Sanderson Farms Inc :Sets regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share.  Full Article

Sanderson Farms reports Q2 earnings per share $2.11
Thursday, 26 May 2016 

Sanderson Farms Inc : Sanderson Farms Inc reports results for second quarter of fiscal 2016 . Q2 earnings per share $2.11 . Q2 sales $692.1 million versus I/B/E/S view $669.6 million . Q2 earnings per share view $1.52 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S ."looking ahead to second half of fiscal year, we continue to expect benefit of lower grain prices".  Full Article

Sanderson Farms Inc announces quarterly dividend
Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 

Sanderson Farms Inc:Declares a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share.Payable February 16, 2016, to stockholders of record on February 2, 2016.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals, WHO urges farmers

LONDON/CHICAGO, Nov 7 The World Health Organization urged farmers on Tuesday to stop using antibiotics to promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals because the practice fuels dangerous drug-resistant superbug infections in people.