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Pilgrim's Pride
Fastest Growing Rank: 77 (2004 rank: N.A.)
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Address: 110 S. Texas St., Pittsburg, TX 75686
Phone: 903-855-1000
Website: http://www.pilgrimspride.com
Comment:
Poultry processor; handles 30 million birds a week.
Revenues 5,678.0 34 73
Net income 187.0 - -
Total return - 35 59
Earnings per share - 67 58
As of 8/10/2005 $34.25
% increase from 8/10/2004 24%
Beat the S&P 500* YES
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 9
From the September 5, 2005 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 gained 8.3% over this period.
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