Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) saw its share price trade relatively negative in the recent trading session. The share price was last updated to $90.62 with a loss of -0.38 points or -0.42%. The net money flow was $0.41 million and the up/down ratio was 4.24. Approximately $0.54 million was the inflow in upticks and $0.13 million was the outflow in downticks. On a weekly measure, the shares have seen a price change of 0.44%.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Shares of Sanderson Farms, Inc. appreciated by 1.54% during the last five trading days but lost 1.69% on a 4-week basis. Sanderson Farms, Inc. is up 2.96% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.69%. Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) rose 1.54% or 1.4 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $91.45 the stock was seen hitting $92.92 as a peak level and $90.62 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $92.4. The daily volume was measured at 425,128 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $99.4 and the 52-week low is $74.07. The company has a market cap of $2,101 million.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Sep 2, 2016, Phil K Livingston (director) sold 1,000 shares at 96.48 per share price.On Aug 29, 2016, John Bierbusse (director) sold 750 shares at 97.00 per share price.On Dec 21, 2015, Jones Gail Pittman (director) sold 325 shares at 76.81 per share price.
Sanderson Farms Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Dec 15, 2016. The company reported $3.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.81. Analyst had a consensus of $2.55. The company had revenue of $790.81 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $795.25 million. The companys revenue was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.22 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Sanderson Farms was Upgraded by Sidoti to Buy on Dec 12, 2016. Sanderson Farms was Initiated by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to Sector Weight on Dec 2, 2016.
Snderson Farms Inc. is a fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products. The company sells ice pack, chill pack and frozen chicken, in whole, cut-up and boneless form, primarily under the Sanderson Farms7 brand name to retailers, distributors, and fast food operators principally in the southeastern, southwestern and western United States.