Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) Dividend History

Snderson Farms Inc. is a fully-integrated poultry processing company engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products. The company sells ice pack, chill pack and frozen chicken, in whole, cut-up and boneless form, primarily under the Sanderson Farms7 brand name to retailers, distributors, and fast food operators principally in the southeastern, southwestern and western United States.

Last update 08/25/2022


Dividend Yield Summary

  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Dividends 2.04 1.28 1.28 1.40 1.76 0.88
Average Price 126.06 110.16 140.80 129.07 173.62 191.74
Yield 1.62% 1.16% 0.91% 1.08% 1.01% 0.46%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2022 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2022-05-02
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 38.65
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.76
Dividend Cover 21.96 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield -
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.69%
6-Year Average Yield 0.99%
6-Year Dividend Change -13.73%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -2.29%
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-02-04 - 2022-05-02) 121

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2022-05-02 $0.44
2022-01-31 $0.44
2021-10-04 $0.44
2021-08-02 $0.44
2021-05-03 $0.44
2021-02-01 $0.44
2020-10-05 $0.44
2020-07-27 $0.32
2020-04-27 $0.32
2020-01-27 $0.32
2019-09-30 $0.32
2019-07-29 $0.32
2019-05-06 $0.32
2019-01-28 $0.32
2018-10-01 $0.32
2018-07-30 $0.32
2018-04-30 $0.32
2018-01-29 $0.32
2017-10-02 $1.32
2017-07-28 $0.24
2017-05-05 $0.24
2017-01-27 $0.24
2016-09-30 $1.24
2016-08-05 $0.22
2016-05-06 $0.22
2016-01-29 $0.22
2015-09-25 $0.72
2015-07-31 $0.22
2015-05-01 $0.22
2015-01-30 $0.22
2014-09-26 $0.72
2014-08-01 $0.20
2014-05-02 $0.20
2014-01-31 $0.20
2013-09-27 $0.20
2013-08-02 $0.17
2013-05-03 $0.17
2013-02-01 $0.17
2012-09-28 $0.17
2012-08-03 $0.17
2012-05-04 $0.17
2012-02-03 $0.17
2011-09-30 $0.17
2011-08-05 $0.17
2011-05-06 $0.17
2011-02-04 $0.17
2010-10-01 $0.17
2010-07-30 $0.15
2010-04-30 $0.15
2010-02-05 $0.15
2009-10-02 $0.15
2009-07-31 $0.14
2009-05-01 $0.14
2009-02-06 $0.14
2008-08-26 $0.14
2008-02-01 $0.14
2007-10-04 $0.14
2007-08-03 $0.12
2007-05-04 $0.12
2007-02-02 $0.12
2006-10-05 $0.12
2006-08-04 $0.12
2006-05-05 $0.12
2006-02-03 $0.12
2005-10-13 $0.12
2005-08-05 $0.10
2005-05-06 $0.10
2005-02-04 $0.10
2004-10-07 $0.60
2004-08-06 $0.08
2004-04-30 $0.08
2004-02-06 $0.08
2003-10-09 $0.41
2003-08-08 $0.07
2003-05-02 $0.07
2003-01-31 $0.07
2002-10-04 $0.07
2002-08-02 $0.07
2002-05-03 $0.07
2002-02-01 $0.07
2001-10-04 $0.03
2001-08-03 $0.03
2001-05-04 $0.03
2001-02-02 $0.03
2000-10-05 $0.03
2000-08-04 $0.03
2000-04-28 $0.03
2000-02-04 $0.03
1999-10-01 $0.03
1999-09-13 $0.03
1999-07-30 $0.03
1999-04-30 $0.03
1999-02-04 $0.03
1998-10-02 $0.03
1998-07-31 $0.03
1998-05-01 $0.03
1998-02-06 $0.03
1997-10-03 $0.03
1997-08-01 $0.03
1997-05-02 $0.03
1997-01-31 $0.03
1996-10-04 $0.03
1996-08-02 $0.03
1996-05-03 $0.03
1996-02-02 $0.03
1995-09-29 $0.03
1995-08-04 $0.03
1995-05-03 $0.03
1995-02-01 $0.03
1994-09-27 $0.03
1994-08-02 $0.03
1994-05-03 $0.03
1994-02-01 $0.03
1993-09-28 $0.03
1993-08-03 $0.03
1993-05-04 $0.03
1993-02-03 $0.03
1992-09-29 $0.03
1992-08-04 $0.03
1992-05-05 $0.03
1992-02-04 $0.03