Pilgrim's Pride shares were 9.2% higher at $5.10 in early-afternoon trading. More than 1.2 million shares changed hands just over halfway through the day's session, compared with average daily volume of just 940,000. Tyson rose 0.4%, Smithfield added 0.9% and Sanderson gained 1.7%. -- Written by Miriam Marcus Reimer in New York. >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Miriam Reimer. >To follow the writer on Twitter, go to http://twitter.com/miriamsmarket. >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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