Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012
Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased TSN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 275% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $19.25.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSN was $19.25, representing a -8.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.06 and a 36.86% 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. ( BRFS ) and Hormel Foods Corporation ( HRL ). TSN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.58. Zacks Investment Research reports TSN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -4.9%, compared to an industry average of -10.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TSN Dividend History page.