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Sanderson Farms Dividend

What is Sanderson Farms's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

3/6

Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


0.86%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Sanderson Farms Dividend Yield vs Market
How does SAFM dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (SAFM)0.9%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Food)2.5%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (SAFM)1.2%

Notable Dividend: SAFM's dividend (0.86%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.54%).

High Dividend: SAFM's dividend (0.86%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.18%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Sanderson Farms's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
10/31/20242.61
10/31/20232.521
7/23/20221.760.86
5/27/20221.760.84
1/20/20221.760.95
9/23/20211.760.93
7/22/20211.760.93
5/27/20211.761.01
1/21/20211.761.11
9/24/20201.761.35
7/16/20201.281.09
4/16/20201.281.01
1/16/20201.280.99
9/19/20191.280.81
7/18/20191.280.9
4/25/20191.280.9
1/17/20191.281.02
9/20/20181.281.25
7/19/20182.282.21
4/19/20182.282.15
1/18/20182.281.85
9/21/20172.281.51
7/20/20171.961.39
4/27/20171.961.66
1/19/20171.962.01
9/22/20161.962.19
7/28/20161.381.49
4/28/20161.381.58
1/21/20161.381.59
9/16/20151.381.92
7/23/20150.881.26
4/23/20150.881.15
1/22/20150.881.09
9/18/20140.881.03
7/24/20140.80.86
4/24/20140.80.87
1/23/20140.81.05
9/19/20130.81.18
7/25/20130.680.98
4/25/20130.681.02
1/24/20130.681.27
9/20/20120.681.44
7/26/20120.681.65
4/26/20120.681.41
1/24/20120.681.33
9/22/20110.681.38
7/28/20110.681.64

Stable Dividend: SAFM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SAFM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (4.6%), SAFM's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (4.9%), SAFM's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.


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