Tyson Foods Inc. [NYSE: TSN] closed the trading session at $69.78 on 12/14/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $69.50, while the highest price level was $70.48. The company report on December 10, 2020 that Tyson Foods Names Dr. Claudia Coplein As Its First Chief Medical Officer.
New Position Created to Strengthen Tyson’s Focus on Health, Safety and Wellness.
Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) announced the appointment of Dr. Claudia Coplein to the newly-created role of Chief Medical Officer. Coplein is a physician executive who brings more than 20 years of healthcare experience to the company after holding leadership roles in the insurance, global manufacturing, healthcare and technology fields. Her immediate focus will be assisting the company’s efforts to protect team members during the Covid-19 pandemic, while also working to expand and promote a culture of health, safety and wellness at Tyson.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -23.35 percent and weekly performance of 1.57 percent. The stock has been moved at 7.60 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 14.71 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 6.94 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 2.52M shares, TSN reached to a volume of 3150479 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TSN shares is $75.83 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TSN stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Piper Sandler have made an estimate for Tyson Foods Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on December 03, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Credit Suisse dropped their target price from $75 to $68. The new note on the price target was released on August 05, 2020, representing the official price target for Tyson Foods Inc. stock. On June 04, 2020, analysts increased their price target for TSN shares from 62 to 83.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Tyson Foods Inc. is set at 1.63, with the Price to Sales ratio for TSN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.59. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.64, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.89. Price to Free Cash Flow for TSN in the course of the last twelve months was 12.27 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.90.
TSN stock trade performance evaluation
Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.57. With this latest performance, TSN shares gained by 14.71% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 7.60% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -20.68% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for TSN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 67.89, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 71.29, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.34 for Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 61.76, while it was recorded at 69.21 for the last single week of trading, and 60.95 for the last 200 days.
Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN] shares currently have an operating margin of +8.93 and a Gross Margin at +13.96. Tyson Foods Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +4.96.
Return on Total Capital for TSN is now 14.39, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 8.47. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 14.49, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.31. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 76.74. Additionally, TSN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 43.42, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 34.16. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 72.16, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 40.83.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN] managed to generate an average of $15,396 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 20.94 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.27.Tyson Foods Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.90.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Tyson Foods Inc. posted 1.66/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.65/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 0.60%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for TSN. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Tyson Foods Inc. go to 4.40%.
Tyson Foods Inc. [TSN]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $16,425 million, or 83.30% of TSN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TSN stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 32,838,453, which is approximately 13.353% of the company’s market cap and around 1.20% of the total institutional ownership; PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, holding 24,732,955 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.73 billion in TSN stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $1.45 billion in TSN stock with ownership of nearly -1.576% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Tyson Foods Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 381 institutional holders increased their position in Tyson Foods Inc. [NYSE:TSN] by around 18,595,059 shares. Additionally, 369 investors decreased positions by around 20,032,721 shares, while 85 investors held positions by with 196,759,005 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 235,386,785 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TSN stock had 98 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,801,700 shares, while 89 institutional investors sold positions of 4,718,445 shares during the same period.