Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM): Price and Financial Metrics
SAFM Price/Volume Stats
|Current price||$204.00||52-week high||$221.63|
|Prev. close||$209.25||52-week low||$175.82|
|Day high||$209.96||Avg. volume||246,600|
|50-day MA||$203.97||Dividend yield||0.86%|
|200-day MA||$190.72||Market Cap||4.55B|
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Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) Company Bio
Sanderson Farms produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and prepared chicken products in the United States. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in Laurel, Mississippi.
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), along with a dozen other lawmakers, is renewing a call for the Justice Department to scrutinize Sanderson Farms'' (SAFM) planned sale to Continental Grain…
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Exclusive-Sen. Warren, others urge U.S. Justice Dept to oppose Sanderson chicken deal if antitrust violation found
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Senator Elizabeth Warren, backed by some dozen other U.S. lawmakers, told the Justice Department that a plan to merge chicken producer Sanderson Farms with smaller rival Wayne Farms "raises significant antitrust concerns." Commodities trader Cargill Inc and Continental Grain Co announced in August that they would buy Sanderson Farms, the third largest chicken producer, and combine it with Continental's Wayne in a deal worth some $4.53 billion. Chicken prices have risen sharply in the previous year, and the Justice Department has been pursuing price-fixing in the sector but the market shares for the combined company isn't as large as is usually seen in merger challenges.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust adds a stake in Sanderson Farms (SAFM) with 524K shares and exits its 35K-share stake in Affirm Holdings (AFRM) during Q4 2021, according to…
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, based Investment company Alpine Associates Management Inc. (Current Portfolio) buys Cerner Corp, Kirkland Lake Gold, Rogers Corp, CyrusOne Inc, Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc, sells , , , Five9 Inc, Covanta Holding Corp during the 3-months ended 2021Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Alpine Associates Management Inc..
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