PILGRIM'S PRIDE ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND
PILGRIM'S PRIDE ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND PITTSBURG, Texas, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of
Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NYSE: CHX), in their meeting today, declared a quarterly dividend of 1-1/2 cents per share on 22,589,250 shares outstanding payable on March 30, 1992 to shareholders of record on March 9, 1992.
Pilgrims's Pride Corporation is the fifth largest producer of poultry products and the 18th largest egg producer in the United States, producing more than one billion pounds of dressed poultry and 41 million dozen table eggs annually. Pilgrim's Pride employs more than 10,000 persons internationally and operates processing plants, distribution centers, hatcheries and feed mills in Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, Oklahoma and Mexico. Products are sold under the "Pilgrim's Pride" label to supermarkets, wholesale clubs, fast food chains and food service customers. The company's primary distribution is through retailers and fast food outlets in the Central, Southwestern and Western United States and through the food service industry nationally. -0- 2/5/92 /CONTACT: Cliff Butler, chief financial officer of Pilgrim's Pride, 903-856-7901/ (CHX) CO: Pilgrim's Pride Corporation ST: Texas IN: FOD SU: DIV AH -- NY056 -- 7268 02/05/92 14:14 EST
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|Date:||Feb 5, 1992|
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