Tyson Foods, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14,
2013. 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 $24.87, the dividend yield is .8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSN was $24.87,
representing a -3.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.65 and
a 76.82% 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 S.A. (
) and Leucadia National Corporation (
). TSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.46. Zacks Investment Research reports TSN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.02%, compared to an
industry average of 6.2%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
25.16% over the last 100 days. FXG has the highest percent
weighting of TSN at 4.63%.