Tyson Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TSN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that TSN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $38.86, the dividend yield is .77%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSN was $38.86,
representing a -1.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.32 and
a 78.34% increase over the 52 week low of $21.79.
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 $2.36. Zacks Investment Research reports TSN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 29.47%, compared to an
industry average of 17%.
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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 (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
- First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
12.64% over the last 100 days. FXG has the highest percent
weighting of TSN at 4.97%.