NASDAQ:SAFM - Sanderson Farms Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $203.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 7.61 %
  • Number of Analysts: 6
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$188.64
▲ +0.9 (0.48%)

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Analyst Price Target for SAFM

Analyst Price Target is $203.00
▲ +7.61% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 6 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Sanderson Farms in the last 3 months. The average price target is $203.00, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 7.61% upside from the last price of $188.64.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 6 investment analysts is to hold stock in Sanderson Farms. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 9 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
11/28/2020
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  • 8 hold ratings
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2/26/2021
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5/27/2021
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8/25/2021
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11/23/2021
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2/21/2022
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4/22/2022
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5/22/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/6/2021Consumer EdgeUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$203.00Low
8/27/2021StephensBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$190.00 ➝ $203.00Low
8/24/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$175.00 ➝ $203.00Low
8/18/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$180.00 ➝ $203.00Low
8/10/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Neutral$203.00Medium
8/10/2021BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$203.00Medium
7/9/2021StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$190.00Low
6/22/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$175.00 ➝ $198.00High
6/2/2021BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$170.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
5/28/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $195.00Low
2/26/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $148.00Medium
2/26/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$163.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
2/16/2021StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
2/8/2021StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$135.00 ➝ $170.00High
2/8/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $163.00High
1/21/2021BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$132.00 ➝ $163.00High
12/18/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$139.00 ➝ $140.00High
10/19/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$150.00 ➝ $132.00High
9/10/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$127.00 ➝ $139.00High
8/31/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$134.00 ➝ $140.00Low
8/28/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$100.00 ➝ $120.00High
8/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$180.00 ➝ $150.00High
8/5/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$135.00 ➝ $100.00Low
5/29/2020CfraLower Price TargetHold$140.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
5/11/2020StephensBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$110.00 ➝ $150.00Low
4/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
4/2/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$148.00 ➝ $144.00Medium
4/2/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$170.00 ➝ $135.00High
3/31/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$160.00 ➝ $168.00Low
3/20/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$148.00Low
3/2/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$197.00 ➝ $160.00Low
2/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$150.00 ➝ $146.00High
2/28/2020StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$180.00 ➝ $135.00High
1/28/2020Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutral$180.00 ➝ $160.00Low
12/20/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$138.00 ➝ $180.00High
12/20/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$145.00 ➝ $175.00High
12/13/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$197.00Low
11/14/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Buy$133.00 ➝ $180.00High
10/25/2019Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperform$133.00Low
5/31/2019BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$145.00Low
5/22/2019Cleveland ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
4/23/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$81.00 ➝ $131.00Low
4/11/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$115.00 ➝ $138.00Medium
3/13/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$88.00 ➝ $127.00High
3/5/2019Buckingham ResearchSet Price TargetHold$115.00Low
3/4/2019StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$130.00Medium
2/27/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$95.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
2/26/2019Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetSell$77.00Low
2/17/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$77.00Low
1/28/2019MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$101.00 ➝ $130.00High
12/28/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetSell$77.00Low
12/19/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$77.00Low
12/18/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$110.00 ➝ $105.00High
8/24/2018StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$95.00Medium
8/23/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$77.00High
8/16/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$95.00 ➝ $90.00High
7/25/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$105.00High
7/25/2018Buckingham ResearchSet Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$97.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
6/1/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$110.00 ➝ $89.00Low
5/29/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$110.00Medium
5/26/2018CfraSet Price TargetHold$108.00Medium
5/25/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$110.00Low
5/25/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$104.00 ➝ $97.00Medium
5/25/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$125.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
4/23/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$120.00Low
4/11/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$111.00 ➝ $104.00Low
2/28/2018Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
2/27/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Hold$140.00 ➝ $115.00Low
2/26/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
2/25/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$150.00 ➝ $135.00High
2/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight$110.00Low
2/23/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$130.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
2/21/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$122.00High
2/16/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$130.00Medium
12/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Hold$140.00Medium
12/14/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$136.00 ➝ $150.00High
11/3/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$140.00N/A
10/31/2017KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector WeightN/A
10/16/2017MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$150.00N/A
10/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$150.00N/A
10/6/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$129.00 ➝ $134.00N/A
10/2/2017MizuhoDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$151.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
9/25/2017StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$145.00 ➝ $170.00High
8/25/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$125.00 ➝ $136.00Low
8/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$130.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
8/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$112.00 ➝ $129.00High
8/17/2017StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$145.00Medium
6/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$130.00Medium
6/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$85.00Low
6/7/2017MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$142.00High
6/6/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$125.00Low
5/30/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetUnderperform$120.00 ➝ $85.00High
5/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$105.00 ➝ $130.00High
(Data available from 5/22/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.57 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 3 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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10/24/2021
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11/23/2021
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12/23/2021
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1/22/2022
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2/21/2022
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3/23/2022
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4/22/2022
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5/22/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 4 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

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Sanderson Farms logo
Sanderson Farms, Inc., an integrated poultry processing company, produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and prepared chicken products in the United States. The company sells ice-packed, chill-packed, bulk-packed, and frozen chicken primarily under the Sanderson Farms brand name to retailers, distributors, and casual dining operators in the southeastern, southwestern, northeastern, and western United States, as well as to customers who resell frozen chicken into export markets. Its prepared chicken product line includes institutional and consumer packaged partially cooked or marinated chicken items for distributors and food service establishments. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Laurel, Mississippi.
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Today's Range

Now: $188.64
Low: $185.39
High: $188.97

50 Day Range

MA: $186.31
Low: $177.73
High: $192.28

52 Week Range

Now: $188.64
Low: $155.34
High: $200.00

Volume

200,988 shs

Average Volume

211,635 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.21 billion

P/E Ratio

6.60

Dividend Yield

0.94%

Beta

0.65

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Sanderson Farms?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued stock ratings on Sanderson Farms in the last year: Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Consumer Edge, Credit Suisse Group AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Stephens, StockNews.com, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Sanderson Farms?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Sanderson Farms in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $203.00, suggesting a possible upside of 7.6%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Sanderson Farms?

Sanderson Farms currently has 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in SAFM, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Sanderson Farms' investor relations team?

Sanderson Farms' physical mailing address is 127 FLYNT ROAD, LAUREL MS, 39443. The company's listed phone number is (601) 649-4030. The official website for Sanderson Farms is www.sandersonfarms.com. Learn More about contacing Sanderson Farms investor relations.