Orange County Business Journal

Bridgford Shares Up on Quarterly Earnings

Jane Yu Monday, August 20, 2012

Anaheim-based Bridgford Foods Corp. was among the biggest gainers on Nasdaq today, as its shares climbed to finish 7.7% higher at $8.08.

The manufacturer and distributor of frozen and refrigerated food products wrapped up the trading day with a market value of about $74.1 million.

Bridgford recently reported a profit of $861,000 for the quarter ended early July, a swing up from a loss of $477,000 the same period last year.

The company saw sales total $27.9 million, up nearly 5% from a year ago.