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Company: SANDERSON FARMS INC (SAFM)

This page shows only data up to the final business day of 2018.

Additional financial information for this company can be found at:
Total number of dividends paid: 128.

Dividend payment frequency:

FrequencyNumber of dividends
Annually0
Semi-annually0
Quarterly128
Monthly0
Irregularly0
'none'0

Current frequency is quarterly.

Dividend payment timing:

MonthNumber of dividends
January0
February31
March0
April0
May31
June0
July0
August32
September0
October33
November1
December0

Cancellations/Discontinuations/Omissions:

StatusNumber
Cancelled0
Discontinued0
Omitted0

Dividends per share by year:

The number in parentheses is the number of non-special dividends declared/paid during that period.

How do I determine the "bumpiness" of a company?
Mathematically, I use the standard deviation around the arithmetic mean of the dividend raise percentages.
I have devised a "bumpiness metric" which will tell at a glance how smooth or bumpy a company's dividend history has been.
For you math geeks, the bumpiness is the standard deviation rounded to the nearest integer.
The result is a whole number that tells you whether a company's dividend history has been smooth or teeth-rattling.

YearDividends paidIncrease from previous yearCompound annual growth rate to 2018 fromBumpiness to 2018 fromMean to 2018 fromStandard deviation to 2018 from
1987$ 0.05556 (2) 10.650% 3213.973%31.594
1988$ 0.11111 (4) 100.000% 8.488% 2811.106%27.867
1989$ 0.11667 (4) 4.999% 8.610% 2811.316%28.320
1990$ 0.13333 (4) 14.284% 8.413% 2911.210%28.815
1991$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 8.738% 2911.626%29.262
1992$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 9.089% 3012.073%29.728
1993$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 9.469% 3012.556%30.217
1994$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 9.882% 3113.079%30.729
1995$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 10.334% 3113.647%31.266
1996$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 10.828% 3214.268%31.830
1997$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 11.372% 3214.947%32.423
1998$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 11.973% 3315.695%33.046
1999$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 12.642% 3416.521%33.703
2000$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 13.389% 3417.438%34.395
2001$ 0.13333 (4)NO CHANGE 14.230% 3518.464%35.123
2002$ 0.26667 (4) 100.003% 10.300% 2913.368%29.483
2003$ 0.28000 (4) 5.000% 10.663% 3013.926%30.368
2004$ 0.34000 (4) 21.428% 9.932% 3113.390%31.365
2005$ 0.42000 (4) 23.529% 8.950% 3212.610%32.418
2006$ 0.48000 (4) 14.286% 8.517% 3412.471%33.738
2007$ 0.50000 (4) 4.167% 8.921% 3513.225%35.141
2008$ 0.56000 (4) 12.000% 8.618% 3713.348%36.854
2009$ 0.57000 (4) 1.786% 9.405% 3914.633%38.635
2010$ 0.62000 (4) 8.772% 9.484% 4115.365%40.919
2011$ 0.68000 (4) 9.677% 9.457% 4416.178%43.684
2012$ 0.68000 (4)NO CHANGE 11.118% 4718.874%46.642
2013$ 0.71000 (4) 4.412% 12.510% 5121.767%50.600
2014$ 0.82000 (4) 15.493% 11.776% 5623.335%56.464
2015$ 0.88000 (4) 7.317% 13.303% 6428.674%64.318
2016$ 1.90000 (5) 115.909% -21.835% 22-14.943%22.312
2017$ 2.04000 (5) 7.368% -59.375% 0-37.255%0.000
2018$ 1.28000 (4) -37.255%

What price should you pay today if you wanted last year's dividends ($ 1.28000) to represent a yield of X%?

YieldPrice
0.5%$256.00
1.0%$128.00
1.5%$ 85.33
2.0%$ 64.00
2.5%$ 51.20
3.0%$ 42.67
3.5%$ 36.57
4.0%$ 32.00
4.5%$ 28.44
5.0%$ 25.60
5.5%$ 23.27
6.0%$ 21.33
6.5%$ 19.69
7.0%$ 18.29
7.5%$ 17.07
8.0%$ 16.00
8.5%$ 15.06
9.0%$ 14.22
9.5%$ 13.47
10.0%$ 12.80

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