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Sanderson Farms Dividend Yield %

: 0.86% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-15), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Sanderson Farms is 0.86%.

Warning Sign:

Sanderson Farms Inc stock dividend yield is close to 2-year low.

The historical rank and industry rank for Sanderson Farms's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

SAFM' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59   Med: 1.01   Max: 1.85
Current: 0.86

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Sanderson Farms was 1.85%. The lowest was 0.59%. And the median was 1.01%.

SAFM's Dividend Yield % is ranked worse than
84.43% of 1060 companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
Industry Median: 2.30 vs SAFM: 0.86

Sanderson Farms's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Apr. 2022 was 0.03.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Sanderson Farms was 1.10. The lowest was 0.05. And the median was 0.12.

As of today (2022-08-15), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Sanderson Farms is 0.86%.

Sanderson Farms's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Apr. 2022 was $0.44.

During the past 12 months, Sanderson Farms's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 12.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 10.00% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Sanderson Farms was 36.70% per year. The lowest was -0.10% per year. And the median was 8.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Sanderson Farms Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Sanderson Farms's Dividend Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Sanderson Farms Annual Data
Trend Oct12 Oct13 Oct14 Oct15 Oct16 Oct17 Oct18 Oct19 Oct20 Oct21
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.70 1.30 0.83 1.09 0.93

Sanderson Farms Quarterly Data
Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.92 0.88 0.93 0.96 0.93

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, Sanderson Farms's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Sanderson Farms Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Sanderson Farms's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Sanderson Farms's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Sanderson Farms Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Sanderson Farms Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.4402022-05-022022-05-032022-05-17Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4402022-01-312022-02-012022-02-15Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4402021-10-042021-10-052021-10-19Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus has an internal rule that if the most recent dividend payment frequency is at least 4 times a year, then the full year will be calculated according to the frequency of payment or the one-year time frame, whichever is stricter.
* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Sanderson Farms's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.32/204.00
=0.65 %

Current Share Price is $204.00.
Sanderson Farms's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.32.

Sanderson Farms's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.76/204.00
=0.86 %

Current Share Price is $204.00.
Sanderson Farms's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.44 * 4 = $1.76.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Sanderson Farms  (NAS:SAFM) Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Sanderson Farms Business Description

Sanderson Farms logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
127 Flynt Road, Laurel, MS, USA, 39443
Sanderson Farms Inc is a dressed-chicken processor in the United States, producing and selling a variety of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products to grocers, food-service operators, and distributors. Most revenue is generated in the Southeastern, Southwestern, Northeastern, and Western United States. The company's product portfolio consists of tray packs and large birds, catering to grocery and food-service customers. It sells chill-packed, ice-packed, bulk-packed, and frozen chicken in whole, cut-up, and boneless form under the brand name Sanderson Farms to retailers, distributors, and casual dining operators in the United States.
Executives
Perez Sonia director 127 FLYNT ROAD LAUREL MS 39443
Kelly Green Edith director 3131 DEMOCRAT ROAD BLDG B206 MEMPHIS TN 38118
Barksdale John David director 127 FLYNT ROAD LAUREL MS 39443
Mestayer Suzanne T director 1100 POYDRAS STREET NEW ORLEANS LA 70163
Rigney Tim officer: Controller/Secretary 127 FLYNT ROAD, P.O. BOX 988 LAUREL MS 39441
Mooney Dianne director 7449 ASHLAND LANE BIRMINGHAM AL 35242
Khayat Robert C director PO BOX 1848 UNIVERSITY MS 38677
Banks Fred L Jr director 111 EAST CAPITOL STREET SUITE 600 JACKSON MS 39201-2122
Cooley Toni D director 253 OLD JACKSON ROAD MADISON MS 39110
Bierbusse John director 3500 NORTH LAKE SHORE DRIVE #14A CHICAGO IL 60657
Zacharias Donald W director
Taylor Rowan director
Ritter Charles W Jr director C/O SANDERSON FARM 225 N 13TH AVE LAUREL MS 39441-0998
Pittman Jones Gail director C/O SANDERSON FARMS INC PO BOX 988 225 N 13TH AVE LAUREL MS 39441-0988
Livingston Phil K director C/O SANDERSON FARM 225 N 13TH AVE LAUREL MS 39441-0998

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