Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM)

162.76
1.90 1.20
NASDAQ
Prev Close 160.83
Open 161.78
Day Low/High 160.04 / 164.31
52 Wk Low/High 102.13 / 153.15
Volume 98.73K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 22.33B
Market Cap 3.59B
P/E Ratio 112.01
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
A Cotton-Picking Problem

A Cotton-Picking Problem

Prices have fallen as  investors worry that global production could overwhelm demand for the fiber.

Circling Back on Chicken

Circling Back on Chicken

Let's revisit the poultry plays.

The Week Ahead: The Consumer Is Still Struggling

The Week Ahead: The Consumer Is Still Struggling

That's the message of last week's retail reports.

Capitalizing on This Food Spike

Capitalizing on This Food Spike

These food companies still look good to me -- and so does one ETF in particular.

Sanderson Farms downgraded at Goldman

Fallout From the Beef-and-Pork Surge

Fallout From the Beef-and-Pork Surge

Now that the price jump has caught everyone's attention, here are some more ways to play it.

Commodity Input Prices on the Move

Commodity Input Prices on the Move

Beef, pork and cocoa are rising, and coffee prices are starting to wake up.

Easing the Pain Points

Easing the Pain Points

Combating three pressures that could weigh down a portfolio.

Pork Joins Beef in the Rising Price Lane

Pork Joins Beef in the Rising Price Lane

Poultry company stocks may benefit from these developments.

Watching EPS Estimate Cuts

Watching EPS Estimate Cuts

These stocks are ones to double check if you own them.

Beef Prices Take on a Golden Hue

Beef Prices Take on a Golden Hue

Chicken and pork producers will  benefit from higher cattle values

You Can Still Play Falling Corn Prices

You Can Still Play Falling Corn Prices

Chicken and pork producers should see rising margins and stocks.

Sanderson Farms downgraded at Keybanc

Good News Drives Corn Down

Good News Drives Corn Down

Global chicken producers hearing ca-ching.

Brush With Brilliance: Hot Wings, Hot Ideas

Brush With Brilliance: Hot Wings, Hot Ideas

The macro view may be worrying but good deals remain

Rising Beef Prices Could Move Stocks

Rising Beef Prices Could Move Stocks

This summer, consumers may seek cheaper alternatives for their grills.

Playing the Expectations for Jackson Hole

Playing the Expectations for Jackson Hole

I'm considering a straddle, rather than trying to predict direction.

Take Two, Leave Two

Take Two, Leave Two

I'm making trades in Movado and Sanderson Farms but passing on Cyberonics and PVH.

Still Some Earnings out There

Still Some Earnings out There

There are four reports coming up I find interesting.

Sanderson Farms upgraded at Keybanc

The Week Ahead: Jobs Report, Earnings From Joy Global

The Week Ahead: Jobs Report, Earnings From Joy Global

Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at economic data and earnings reports scheduled for the week of May 28.

Not Anxious to Go Long Here

Not Anxious to Go Long Here

At this point, a market pullback is much more likely than a substantial advance.

Gleaning Wisdom From Third Avenue

The portfolio manager commentary from this legendary fund offers insightful ideas for value investors.

The Market's News-Driven Horse Race

The Market's News-Driven Horse Race

News from Europe joins Buffett's BAC buy and Steve Jobs' resignation.

Bulls Need to Defend the Close

Bulls Need to Defend the Close

Another strong finish would tighten the squeeze on the shorts.