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Tyson Foods (TSN) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
Tyson Foods has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Tyson Foods
Short Name:Tyson Foods
Trading Ticker Symbol:TSN
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Springdale, Arkansas
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Non-Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Meat Poultry and Fish
Main Business Areas: Consumer Non-Durables, Meat Poultry and Fish, Consumer Defensive, Farm Products, Meat, Natural Resources, Low Beta, S&P 500
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Tyson Foods stock

Market and Trading Information for Tyson Foods

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Tyson Foods as of writing:
Current Share Price:$59.16
Previous Year's Closing Price:$91.04
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-35.02%
Market Cap:$21.55 billion
52-week Price Range:$42.57 - $94.24
Dividend Per Share:$1.59
EPS (TTM):5.37
Price-Earnings (Trailing):11.02
Price-Earnings (Forward):8.86

Company Profile and Business Description for Tyson Foods

Tyson Foods, Inc., incorporated on January 31, 1986, is a food company, which is engaged in offering chicken, beef and pork, as well as prepared foods. The Company offers food products under Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Sara Lee, Ball Park, Wright, Aidells and State Fair brands. The Company operates through four segments: Chicken, Beef, Pork and Prepared Foods. It operates a vertically integrated chicken production process, which consists of breeding stock, contract growers, feed production, processing, further-processing, marketing and transportation of chicken and related allied products, including animal and pet food ingredients. Through its subsidiary, Cobb-Vantress, Inc. (Cobb), the Company is engaged in supplying poultry breeding stock across the world. It produces a range of fresh, frozen and refrigerated food products.

The Company's products are marketed and sold to grocery retailers, grocery wholesalers, meat distributors, warehouse club stores, military commissaries, industrial food processing companies, chain restaurants or their distributors, live markets, international export companies and domestic distributors serving restaurants, foodservice operations, such as plant and school cafeterias, convenience stores, hospitals and other vendors. The Company has presence in Canada, Central America, China, the European Union, Japan, the Middle East, South Korea and Taiwan.


The Chicken segment includes the Company's domestic operations related to raising and processing live chickens into fresh, frozen and chicken products, as well as sales from allied products. This segment also includes logistics operations to move products through its domestic supply chain and the global operations of its chicken breeding stock subsidiary.


The Beef segment includes the Company's operations related to processing live fed cattle and fabricating dressed beef carcasses into primal and sub-primal meat cuts and case-ready products. This segment also includes sales from allied products, such as hides and variety meats, as well as logistics operations to move products through the supply chain.


The Pork segment includes the Company's operations related to processing live market hogs and fabricating pork carcasses into primal and sub-primal cuts and case-ready products. This segment also includes its live swine group, related allied product processing activities and logistics operations to move products through the supply chain.

Prepared Foods

The Prepared Foods segment includes the Company's operations related to manufacturing and marketing of frozen and refrigerated food products and logistics operations to move products through the supply chain. This segment includes brands such as Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Ball Park, Wright, State Fair, Van's, Sara Lee and Chef Pierre, as well as artisanal brands Aidells, Gallo Salame, and Golden Island. Its products primarily include pepperoni, bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, pizza crusts and toppings, flour and corn tortilla products, desserts, appetizers, snacks, prepared meals, ethnic foods, soups, sauces, side dishes, meat dishes, breadsticks and processed meats.

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ETFs Holding Tyson Foods Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Tyson Foods stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Tyson Foods stock holding. There are a total of 163 ETFs in records which are holding Tyson Foods stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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VAMOCambria Value and Momentum ETFThe Cambria Value and Momentum ETF is an actively managed portfolio of large-, mid- and small-cap US stocks selected by long-term value factors and midterm momentum factors. The managers have discretion to hedge up to 100% of the portfolio. ...Full Details0.65%99
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ACIMSPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETFThe SPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global stocks covering 98% of the capitalization of the developed and emerging markets. ...Full Details0.25%906
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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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ACWViShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETFThe iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETF tracks an index of large- and midcap global stocks selected and weighted to create a low volatility portfolio subject to constraints including sector exposure. ...Full Details0.2%426
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AMCAiShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETFThe iShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap US stocks that generate a substantial portion of their revenue from domestic sales. ...Full Details0.15%409
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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CSMProshares Large Cap Core PlusThe ProShares Large Cap Core Plus ETF tracks a long/short index of the 500 largest US stocks. It uses a set of rules to assign weights to each equity that add up to 130% long and 30% short exposure. ...Full Details0.45%320
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DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETFThe iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF tracks an index of US stocks that are selected by dividends, dividend growth and payout ratio, then weighted by dividend dollars. ...Full Details0.08%449
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DGRWWisdomTree US Dividend Growth FundThe WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth ETF tracks the performance of the WisdomTree US Dividend Growth Index by investing in large- and midcap dividend-paying US common stocks with growth characteristics. ...Full Details0.28%276
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DIVBiShares US Dividend and Buyback ETFThe iShares US Dividend and Buyback ETF tracks an index of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks that have a history of dividend payments and/or share buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%354
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See Full List of ETFs holding Tyson Foods stock in their respective portfolios.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Meat Poultry and Fish Sector

Along with Tyson Foods, the following other peer (competitor) companies also exist within the same Meat Poultry and Fish - Consumer Non-Durables sector whose company profile and dividend history is as follows:

▶ Beyond Meat (BYND): Beyond Meat, Inc., a food company, provides plant-based meats. It offers its products in the meat platforms of beef, pork, and poultry. The company sells its products to various customers in the retail and foodservice channels through brokers and distributors in the United States and internationally. The company was formerly known as Savage River, Inc. and changed its name to Beyond Meat, Inc. in Septe....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ BRF (BRFS): BRF S.A. focuses on raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry and pork for processing, production, and sale of fresh meat, processed products, pasta, sauce, mayonnaise, frozen vegetables, and soybe....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Cresud SACIF yA (CRESY): Cresud Sociedad Anonima Comercial, Inmobiliaria, Financiera y Agropecuaria, incorporated on February 19, 1937, is an agricultural company engaged in the production of basic agricultural commodities with presence in the agricultural ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Hormel Foods (HRL): Hormel Foods Corporation produces and markets various meat and food products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Grocery Products, Refrigerated Foods,....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Industrias Bachoco (IBA): Industrias Bachoco, S.A.B. de C.V. (Bachoco) is a holding company. The Company owns and manages over 1,000 facilities, organized in approximately 10 production complexes and over 60 distribution centers in ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Pilgrim's Pride (PPC): Pilgrim's Pride Corporation engages in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Sanderson Farms (SAFM): Sanderson Farms, Inc., incorporated on October 31, 1978, is a poultry processing company. The Company is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken. In ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Seaboard (SEB): Seaboard Corporation, incorporated on July 24, 1946, is an agribusiness and transportation company. The Company is primarily engaged in pork production and processing, and ocean transportation. The Companys divisions include ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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