SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): April 27, 2012
(Exact Name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|1770 Promontory Circle|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (970) 506-8000
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)|
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 27, 2012 the Registrant issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated April 27, 2012
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|PILGRIM'S PRIDE CORPORATION|
|Date:||April 27, 2012||By:||/s/ Fabio Sandri|
|Chief Financial Officer|
|Exhibit 99.1||Press release dated April 27, 2012|