Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM)

CAPS Rating: 4 out of 5

A fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products.


Player Avatar NL2 (< 20) Submitted: 1/7/2013 2:34:12 AM : Outperform Start Price: $49.83 SAFM Score: +32.79

Chicken producer's greatest cost is grain for feed and these costs will be up for 2013. However, chicken prices may likely be disproportionately higher. As a result of the 2012 drought, protein producers of beef, pork and chickens have reduced production. This should result in lower protein availability and higher prices. Check out current chicken prices by searching for:

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