Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE:TSN) is set to announce its Q416 earnings results on Monday, November 21st. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.15 per share and revenue of $9.40 billion for the quarter.

Earnings History for Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN)

Shares of Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE:TSN) opened at 69.02 on Thursday. Tyson Foods Inc. has a one year low of $43.43 and a one year high of $77.05. The firm has a market cap of $26.37 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.78 and a beta of 0.18. The company has a 50 day moving average of $70.67 and a 200-day moving average of $69.84.

In other Tyson Foods news, insider Donnie King sold 146,641 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $75.75, for a total value of $11,108,055.75. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, insider Noel W. White sold 74,934 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $75.44, for a total transaction of $5,653,020.96. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.69% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Advisor Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 1.2% in the second quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 3,355 shares of the company’s stock valued at $224,000 after buying an additional 40 shares during the period. Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 2.1% in the second quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 7,306 shares of the company’s stock valued at $488,000 after buying an additional 151 shares during the period. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. boosted its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 4.0% in the second quarter. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. now owns 5,941 shares of the company’s stock valued at $397,000 after buying an additional 230 shares during the period. Bank of Nova Scotia boosted its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 7.6% in the second quarter. Bank of Nova Scotia now owns 5,941 shares of the company’s stock valued at $397,000 after buying an additional 420 shares during the period. Finally, Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. boosted its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 4.1% in the second quarter. Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. now owns 13,128 shares of the company’s stock valued at $877,000 after buying an additional 520 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 73.63% of the company’s stock.

A number of research analysts recently commented on the stock. RBC Capital Markets reiterated a “sector perform” rating and issued a $75.00 price target (up previously from $72.00) on shares of Tyson Foods in a research note on Thursday, August 11th. Credit Agricole SA boosted their price objective on shares of Tyson Foods from $77.00 to $82.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Pivotal Research reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $100.00 price objective on shares of Tyson Foods in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “market perform” rating and issued a $77.00 price objective on shares of Tyson Foods in a report on Thursday, August 11th. Finally, Vetr downgraded shares of Tyson Foods from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating and set a $61.30 price objective for the company. in a report on Monday, October 10th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $68.29.

Tyson Foods Company Profile

Tyson Foods, Inc is a food company. The Company is engaged in offering chicken, beef and pork, as well as prepared foods, including bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, pizza crusts and toppings, tortillas and desserts. The Company offers food products under Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Sara Lee, Ball Park, Wright, Aidells and State Fair brands.

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