Tyson Foods Company Profile (NYSE:TSN)

About Tyson Foods

Tyson Foods logoTyson Foods, Inc. is a food company. The Company is engaged in offering chicken, beef and pork, as well as prepared foods, including bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, pizza crusts and toppings, tortillas and desserts. The Company offers food products under Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Sara Lee, Ball Park, Wright, Aidells and State Fair brands. It operates through four segments: Chicken, Beef, Pork and Prepared Foods. It operates a vertically integrated chicken production process, which consists of breeding stock, contract growers, feed production, processing, further-processing and transportation of chicken and related allied products, including animal and pet food ingredients. Through its subsidiary, Cobb-Vantress, Inc., the Company is engaged in supplying poultry breeding stock across the world. It produces a range of fresh, frozen and refrigerated food products. Its foreign markets include Canada, China, the European Union, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Meat Products
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: TSN
  • CUSIP: 90249410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $75.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $74.88
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $68.72
  • 52-Week Range: $41.38 - $77.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.55
  • P/E Growth: 0.92
  • Market Cap: $28.93B
  • Outstanding Shares: 382,060,000
  • Beta: 0.26
  • Net Margins: 4.28%
  • Return on Equity: 17.29%
  • Return on Assets: 7.41%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 1.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.72%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $71.59 (5.46% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$72.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$77.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Credit Agricole SABoost Price TargetOutperform$77.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$78.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$80.00View Rating Details
5/10/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$65.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016ArgusInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$80.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016BB&T Corp.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/17/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
1/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$51.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
11/24/2015Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutral$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
2/5/2015Cleveland ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
11/18/2014S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
11/18/2014Miller TabakBoost Price TargetBuy$48.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2016Q316$1.06$1.21$9.32 billion$9.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q216$0.96$1.07$9.04 billion$9.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2016Q116$0.89$1.15$10.10 billion$9.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/23/2015Q415$0.88$0.83$10.23 billion$10.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q315$0.92$0.80$10.31 billion$10.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q215$0.72$0.75$10.11 billion$9.98 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2015Q115$0.73$0.77$10.29 billion$10.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2014Q414$0.76$0.87$10.15 billion$10.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q314$0.78$0.75$9.47 billion$9.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q214$0.63$0.60$8.85 billion$9.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q114$0.64$0.72$8.76 billion$8.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2013Q4$0.69$0.70$8.89 billion$8.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q3 2013$0.60$0.69$8.65 billion$8.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q2 2013$0.45$0.36$8.58 billion$8.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.48$8.61 billion$8.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q412$0.44$0.55$8.49 million$8.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.55$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$0.40$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2012$0.34$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2011$0.31$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.40$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.43$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2011$0.62$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.87 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.81$0.90$0.86
Q2 20165$0.88$0.98$0.94
Q3 20163$0.95$1.04$0.99
Q4 20162$1.05$1.05$1.05
Q1 20171$1.19$1.19$1.19
Q2 20171$1.13$1.13$1.13
Q3 20171$1.28$1.28$1.28
Q4 20171$1.21$1.21$1.21
Q1 20181$1.26$1.26$1.26
Q2 20181$1.18$1.18$1.18
Q3 20181$1.40$1.40$1.40
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:0.79%
Dividend Growth:38.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:14.53% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
13.25% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
12.32% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.69%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.07%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016Noel W. WhiteInsiderSell74,934$75.44$5,653,020.96View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Donnie KingInsiderSell146,641$75.75$11,108,055.75View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Dennis LeatherbyCFOSell40,000$74.77$2,990,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Donald SmithCEOSell61,994$74.58$4,623,512.52View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016John H. TysonChairmanSell282,478$74.22$20,965,517.16View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Donald SmithCEOSell38,006$75.20$2,858,051.20View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Bebber David L. VanEVPSell70,000$75.00$5,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Dennis LeatherbyCFOSell53,333$74.76$3,987,175.08View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Robert C. ThurberDirectorSell4,500$74.93$337,185.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Curt CalawaySVPSell21,200$74.79$1,585,548.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Noel W. WhiteInsiderSell74,500$74.56$5,554,720.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Howell P CarperEVPSell64,763$63.77$4,129,936.51View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Bebber David L VanEVPSell75,467$66.96$5,053,270.32View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Noel W. WhiteInsiderSell78,453$66.02$5,179,467.06View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Curt CalawayCAOSell13,200$62.47$824,604.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Robert C. ThurberDirectorSell4,500$59.39$267,255.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Stephen R. StoufferinsiderSell103,381$59.70$6,171,845.70View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Noel W WhiteInsiderSell12,500$52.48$656,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Donnie KinginsiderSell309,860$52.69$16,326,523.40View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Jim D. KeverDirectorSell5,000$52.65$263,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Howell P CarperEVPSell108,000$51.93$5,608,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Dennis LeatherbyCFOSell110,966$50.71$5,627,085.86View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Noel W. WhiteinsiderSell39,227$50.07$1,964,095.89View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Howell P CarperEVPSell87,333$42.41$3,703,792.53View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Howell P CarperEVPSell1,700$42.40$72,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Donald SmithCEOSell10,000$41.78$417,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Dennis LeatherbyCFOSell8,000$42.71$341,680.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Stephen R StoufferInsiderSell7,040$43.09$303,353.60View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Donnie KingInsiderSell70,000$42.54$2,977,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Bebber David L VanEVPSell108,000$40.23$4,344,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Robert C ThurberDirectorBuy2,250$38.96$87,660.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Donnie KingInsiderSell40,000$42.57$1,702,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2014Bebber David L VanEVPSell4,453$39.37$175,314.61View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Ken KimbroEVPSell2,488$41.54$103,351.52View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014James V LochnerCOOSell376,085$39.06$14,689,880.10View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014John TysonChairmanSell336,895$38.56$12,990,671.20View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Ken KimbroEVPSell20,025$38.42$769,360.50View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Curt CalawayCAOSell10,485$35.68$374,104.80View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Ken KimbroEVPSell45,167$32.00$1,445,344.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Noel WhiteVPSell75,000$30.20$2,265,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Donnie KingVPSell14,295$30.00$428,850.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013James V LochnerCOOSell880,001$30.02$26,417,630.02View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Donnie KingVPSell25,705$32.02$823,074.10View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Donald SmithCEOSell5,780$31.91$184,439.80View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Ken KimbroEVPSell10,000$30.77$307,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013James V LochnerCOOSell15,000$25.27$379,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Ken KimbroEVPSell13,000$24.96$324,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Kevin M McnamaraDirectorBuy3,000$24.55$73,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013John H TysonChairmanSell742,114$24.77$18,382,163.78View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Robert C ThurberDirectorBuy4,000$24.37$97,480.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Ken KimbroCEOSell16,800$24.15$405,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2013Jim D KeverDirectorBuy10,000$23.37$233,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Dennis LeatherbyCFOSell14,000$22.97$321,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Curt CalawayCAOSell14,800$22.83$337,884.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Ken KimbroEVPSell65,600$22.93$1,504,208.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Noel W WhiteVPSell83,400$22.86$1,906,524.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2012Bebber David L VanVPSell2,036$16.54$33,675.44View SEC Filing  
8/27/2012Kathleen M BaderDirectorBuy4,000$15.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012Gaurdie E Jr. BanisterDirectorBuy8,450$14.71$124,299.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff