Tyson Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TSN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -66.67% decrease from the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $23.8, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSN was $23.8,
representing a -2.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.31 and a
69.21% increase over the 52 week low of $14.07.
TSN is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. (
) and Hormel Foods Corporation (
). TSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports TSN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6%, 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 Concentrated Large Cap Value Strategy Fund (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
- First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX (
- First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXG with an increase of
15.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of TSN at 5.49%.