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NYSE:TSNTyson Foods Competitors & Alternatives

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$60.29
50-Day Range
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MA: $61.37
$68.67
52-Week Range
$42.57
Now: $58.45
$94.24
Volume2.42 million shs
Average Volume3.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.29 billion
P/E Ratio10.88
Dividend Yield2.87%
Beta0.65

Competitors

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) Vs. MDLZ, GIS, HSY, HRL, MKC, and K

Should you be buying TSN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "packaged foods & meats" are considered alternatives and competitors to Tyson Foods, including Mondelez International (MDLZ), General Mills (GIS), Hershey (HSY), Hormel Foods (HRL), MCCORMICK & CO /SH (MKC), and Kellogg (K).

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.5% of Mondelez International shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Mondelez International shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, meaning that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mondelez International has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and Mondelez International's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%
Mondelez International14.24%13.73%5.70%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Tyson Foods and Mondelez International's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71
Mondelez International$25.87 billion2.86$3.87 billion$2.4720.90

Mondelez International has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Tyson Foods. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mondelez International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Tyson Foods and Mondelez International, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods15702.46
Mondelez International021402.88

Tyson Foods currently has a consensus price target of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. Mondelez International has a consensus price target of $61.1875, indicating a potential upside of 18.53%. Given Tyson Foods' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than Mondelez International.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Mondelez International pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Mondelez International pays out 46.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tyson Foods has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Mondelez International has increased its dividend for 6 consecutive years. Tyson Foods is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Mondelez International beats Tyson Foods on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Mills (NYSE:GIS) and Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, risk and earnings.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

70.6% of General Mills shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of General Mills shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

General Mills has a beta of 0.6, meaning that its stock price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, meaning that its stock price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares General Mills and Tyson Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Mills12.37%27.66%7.25%
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares General Mills and Tyson Foods' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Mills$17.63 billion2.14$2.18 billion$3.6117.23
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71

General Mills has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Tyson Foods. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than General Mills, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for General Mills and Tyson Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Mills110702.33
Tyson Foods15702.46

General Mills currently has a consensus target price of $61.2353, indicating a potential downside of 1.54%. Tyson Foods has a consensus target price of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than General Mills.

Dividends

General Mills pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. General Mills pays out 54.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. General Mills has raised its dividend for 15 consecutive years and Tyson Foods has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years. General Mills is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

General Mills beats Tyson Foods on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and Hershey (NYSE:HSY) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Tyson Foods and Hershey, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods15702.46
Hershey115302.11

Tyson Foods presently has a consensus target price of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. Hershey has a consensus target price of $144.1176, indicating a potential upside of 11.33%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than Hershey.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, suggesting that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hershey has a beta of 0.16, suggesting that its share price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Hershey pays an annual dividend of $3.09 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Hershey pays out 53.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tyson Foods has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Hershey has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. Tyson Foods is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.5% of Hershey shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 29.4% of Hershey shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and Hershey's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71
Hershey$7.99 billion3.37$1.15 billion$5.7822.40

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than Hershey. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hershey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and Hershey's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%
Hershey13.94%71.52%14.77%

Summary

Tyson Foods beats Hershey on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Tyson Foods and Hormel Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods15702.46
Hormel Foods16001.86

Tyson Foods presently has a consensus target price of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. Hormel Foods has a consensus target price of $44.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.31%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than Hormel Foods.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, suggesting that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hormel Foods has a beta of -0.06, suggesting that its share price is 106% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Hormel Foods pays an annual dividend of $0.93 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Hormel Foods pays out 53.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tyson Foods has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Hormel Foods has increased its dividend for 53 consecutive years. Tyson Foods is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 43.0% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and Hormel Foods' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71
Hormel Foods$9.50 billion2.72$978.81 million$1.7427.58

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than Hormel Foods. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hormel Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and Hormel Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%
Hormel Foods9.64%15.38%11.31%

Summary

Tyson Foods beats Hormel Foods on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and MCCORMICK & CO /SH (NYSE:MKC) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Tyson Foods and MCCORMICK & CO /SH, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods15702.46
MCCORMICK & CO /SH34201.89

Tyson Foods presently has a consensus target price of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. MCCORMICK & CO /SH has a consensus target price of $153.3333, indicating a potential downside of 15.55%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than MCCORMICK & CO /SH.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, suggesting that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MCCORMICK & CO /SH has a beta of 0.37, suggesting that its share price is 63% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. MCCORMICK & CO /SH pays an annual dividend of $2.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. MCCORMICK & CO /SH pays out 46.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tyson Foods has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and MCCORMICK & CO /SH has increased its dividend for 33 consecutive years. Tyson Foods is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.9% of MCCORMICK & CO /SH shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.7% of MCCORMICK & CO /SH shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and MCCORMICK & CO /SH's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71
MCCORMICK & CO /SH$5.35 billion4.51$702.70 million$5.3533.94

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than MCCORMICK & CO /SH. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than MCCORMICK & CO /SH, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and MCCORMICK & CO /SH's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%
MCCORMICK & CO /SH13.74%21.34%7.24%

Summary

Tyson Foods beats MCCORMICK & CO /SH on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and Kellogg (NYSE:K) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Kellogg pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Tyson Foods pays out 30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Kellogg pays out 57.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tyson Foods has raised its dividend for 8 consecutive years and Kellogg has raised its dividend for 15 consecutive years. Kellogg is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

66.2% of Tyson Foods shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.5% of Kellogg shares are held by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tyson Foods shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Kellogg shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and Kellogg's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$42.41 billion0.50$2.02 billion$5.4610.71
Kellogg$13.58 billion1.67$960 million$3.9416.80

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than Kellogg. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kellogg, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.65, indicating that its stock price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kellogg has a beta of 0.57, indicating that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and Kellogg's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.52%13.01%5.57%
Kellogg7.61%41.25%7.47%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Tyson Foods and Kellogg, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods15702.46
Kellogg18802.41

Tyson Foods presently has a consensus price target of $77.8333, indicating a potential upside of 33.16%. Kellogg has a consensus price target of $69.0667, indicating a potential upside of 4.33%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than Kellogg.

Summary

Kellogg beats Tyson Foods on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Mondelez International logo
MDLZ
Mondelez International
3.0$51.62-0.3%$74.06 billion$25.87 billion20.24Decrease in Short Interest
General Mills logo
GIS
General Mills
2.1$62.19-1.1%$37.49 billion$17.63 billion17.47Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Hershey logo
HSY
Hershey
2.3$129.45-0.3%$26.91 billion$7.99 billion24.47Increase in Short Interest
Hormel Foods logo
HRL
Hormel Foods
1.9$47.99-0.2%$26.23 billion$9.50 billion28.06
MCCORMICK & CO /SH logo
MKC
MCCORMICK & CO /SH
1.8$181.57-0.0%$24.25 billion$5.35 billion32.66Insider Selling
Kellogg logo
K
Kellogg
2.1$66.20-0.2%$22.61 billion$13.58 billion22.14
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
1.9$35.53-0.3%$17.25 billion$11.05 billion20.66Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
Campbell Soup logo
CPB
Campbell Soup
1.8$49.31-0.0%$14.91 billion$8.11 billion9.78Increase in Short Interest
J M Smucker logo
SJM
J M Smucker
2.3$105.02-0.2%$12.08 billion$7.80 billion15.38Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Post logo
POST
Post
2.0$87.29-0.2%$5.95 billion$5.68 billion-43.43
Flowers Foods logo
FLO
Flowers Foods
1.7$22.05-0.7%$4.70 billion$4.12 billion51.28
Lancaster Colony logo
LANC
Lancaster Colony
1.6$158.67-0.7%$4.34 billion$1.31 billion31.30
Pilgrim's Pride logo
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
1.5$16.75-0.1%$4.13 billion$11.41 billion9.52Decrease in Short Interest
Hain Celestial Group logo
HAIN
Hain Celestial Group
1.4$31.31-0.1%$3.20 billion$2.30 billion-33.31Decrease in Short Interest
Sanderson Farms logo
SAFM
Sanderson Farms
1.9$111.50-0.3%$2.48 billion$3.44 billion-929.17Decrease in Short Interest
TreeHouse Foods logo
THS
TreeHouse Foods
1.5$43.12-0.1%$2.43 billion$4.29 billion-6.64Increase in Short Interest
J & J Snack Foods logo
JJSF
J & J Snack Foods
2.3$124.99-1.1%$2.33 billion$1.19 billion29.34
Tootsie Roll Industries logo
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
1.1$34.37-0.6%$2.29 billion$523.62 million33.86
Cal-Maine Foods logo
CALM
Cal-Maine Foods
1.6$45.09-1.3%$2.17 billion$1.36 billion-35.23
B&G Foods logo
BGS
B&G Foods
1.7$24.35-0.7%$1.60 billion$1.66 billion17.90
Calavo Growers logo
CVGW
Calavo Growers
2.1$62.18-0.5%$1.10 billion$1.20 billion94.21
John B. Sanfilippo & Son logo
JBSS
John B. Sanfilippo & Son
1.2$83.93-0.6%$973.98 million$876.20 million17.52
Seneca Foods logo
SENEA
Seneca Foods
1.0$33.48-1.2%$306.44 million$1.34 billion5.95
Farmer Bros logo
FARM
Farmer Bros
1.6$7.07-2.3%$122.59 million$595.94 million-3.29Analyst Upgrade
Lifeway Foods logo
LWAY
Lifeway Foods
1.5$2.33-1.3%$36.31 million$93.66 million33.29Heavy News Reporting
This page was last updated on 7/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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