Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN)
May 17th, 2019
Amidst falling markets Tyson Foods, Inc. fell ($0.07) Friday which equals a 0.08% decline, closing at $82.49. Despite the drop in price it hit a new 52 week high of $83.36.
TSN outperformed the rest of the Consumer Staples sector which went down just -0.19% today.
Tyson Foods, Inc. is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 358 stocks that fell today. Weighted by market cap, TSN represents about 0.09% of the S&P 500.
Forecasts from 15 analysts indicates that Tyson Foods, Inc. could grow somewhat (7.75%), while Finbox has calculated (with medium uncertainty) a fair value price of $94.69.
The market sectors were mixed Friday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.48%), while the Industrials sector saw the biggest drop (-1.10%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 22.31%.
Utilities saw the biggest turnaround compared to its 5-day performance (2.42%), as it went up by 0.48%. Energy and Materials saw turn arounds from their five day positive performances with Energy dropping -1.05%.
- Utilities, up 0.48%.
- Real Estate, down -0.17%.
- Healthcare, down -0.17%.
- Consumer Staples, down -0.19%.
- Communication Services, down -0.48%.
- Materials, down -0.50%.
- Financials, down -0.60%.
- Consumer Discretionary, down -0.80%.
- Information Technology, down -0.82%.
- Energy, down -1.05%.
- Industrials, down -1.10%.
Tyson Foods, Inc. Info
Tyson Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Beef, Pork, Chicken, and Prepared Foods. The company processes live fed cattle and live market hogs; fabricates dressed beef and pork carcasses into primal and sub-primal meat cuts, as well as case ready beef and pork, and fully-cooked meats; and raises and processes chickens into fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products. It also supplies poultry breeding stock; sells allied products, such as hides and meats; and manufactures and markets frozen and refrigerated food products, including ready-to-eat sandwiches, flame-grilled hamburgers, Philly steaks, pepperoni, bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, flour and corn tortilla products, appetizers, snacks, prepared meals, ethnic foods, side dishes, meat dishes, breadsticks, and processed meats. The company offers its products primarily under the Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Ball Park, Wright, Aidells, ibp, State Fair, Gallo Salame, and Golden Island brands. It sells its products through its sales staff to grocery retailers, grocery wholesalers, meat distributors, warehouse club stores, military commissaries, industrial food processing companies, chain restaurants or their distributors, live markets, international export companies, and domestic distributors who serve restaurants and foodservice operations, such as plant and school cafeterias, convenience stores, hospitals, and other vendors, as well as through independent brokers and trading companies. The company has a collaboration with IdentiGEN Ltd. Tyson Foods, Inc. was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas.
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