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  • Previous Rank788
  • Revenues ($M)2,775
  • Revenue Percent Change3.4%
  • Profits ($M)249
  • Profits Percent Change90.7%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)1,846
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Company Info

CEO
Joe F. Sanderson Jr.
Industry
Food Production
Sector
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
HQ Location
Laurel, MS
Websitehttp://www.sandersonfarms.com
Years on List-

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)2,7753.4%
Profits ($M)24990.7%
Total Stockholder Equity898-
Employees11,461-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)1,846-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9%
Profits as % of Assets22.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity27.7%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)10.8
EPS % Change (from 2013)90.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)22%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)18%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.4%