Investor FAQs

Where does Sanderson Farms' stock trade?

The Company's stock trades in the Nasdaq Stock Market (National Market) under the symbol SAFM .

When was Sanderson Farms' initial public offering?

Sanderson Farms completed its initial public offering in May 1987 selling 1.73 million shares of common stock at $9.33 per share, on a split-adjusted basis.

Can the Sanderson Farms' stock be purchased directly from the Company?

No, stock cannot be purchased directly from Sanderson Farms, but it can be purchased through a broker or trading service.

When will Sanderson Farms' next earnings release occur?

Information regarding the Company's new release dates and other upcoming events can be found on our Calendar of Events.

Can I have news releases and other information sent to me?

All of the Company's information is available through this web site. If you wish to have news releases sent to you via e-mail, fax or mail, please call the Company at (601) 649-4030 or click here.

Does Sanderson Farms pay dividends?

Sanderson Farms currently pays quarterly cash dividends on its common stock. Please refer to Dividend History.

What is the Company's fiscal year?

November 1 to October 31.

How can I transfer my stock, replace lost stock certificates or change my address?

Contact the Company's transfer agent

Computershare Investor Services

PO Box 43006

Providence, Rhode Island  02940-3006

800-568-3476

Who is the Company's independent auditor?

Ernst & Young LLP
New Orleans, Louisiana