Short-Term Indicators Showing Strength for Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN)

Stouffer Stephen R, Group President Fresh Meats, subtracted 12,000 shares of Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) from its portfolio at the rate of $83.02 per share valuing $996,298 on May 16. The insider left behind 43,735 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) was $82.53. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $83.87, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $85.20. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $81.63 and a 2nd Support Level at $80.72. Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) stock has gained $0.73, or 0.89%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $2.96, or 3.72%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $18.09, or 28.07%. This year-to-date, Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) shares have gained $29.13, or 54.55%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 365,000 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $29,889,850K. Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) generates $40,052 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $3,024 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 17.16%, a 3-Year Total Return of 34.81%, and a 5-year Total Return of 126.48%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 313.79%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.375 per share on 05/30/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.82%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.50.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) reported earnings of $1.20 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.14 per share, representing a 0.06 difference and 5.54% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.58 represented a 0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.56 per share, which was a 1.31% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.49 per share. This estimate came from a total of 2 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.53 and the low estimate was $1.44. In the year-ago quarter, Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) generated per-share earnings of $1.50. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -0.67% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 23 purchases (161,225 shares in total) and 8 sale (167,923 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 51 insider buys amounting to 280,585 shares and 14 insider sales amounting to 179,156 shares. In the past full year, 110 insider purchases were made (involving 676,263 shares) and 34 insider sell-offs equivalent to 368,494 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) has a Current Ratio of 1.13, a Quick Ratio of 0.43 and a Cash Ratio of 0.05. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 77.11, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 43.54, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 33.92. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 62.19 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 35.11.