Tyson Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TSN stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that TSN has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $29.17, the dividend yield is .69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSN was $29.17,
representing a -9.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.40 and
a 95.64% increase over the 52 week low of $14.91.
TSN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as BRF S.A. (
) and Hormel Foods Corporation (
). TSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports TSN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.43%, compared to an
industry average of -3.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TSN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TSN as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Cons. Staples AlphaDEX (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- IQ ARB Global Resources ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
28.75% over the last 100 days. FXG has the highest percent
weighting of TSN at 4.23%.