Tyson Foods Inc A Dividend yield

 Price  62.25
 Dividend  1.92
 Earnings  9.73
 Cash-flow  7.50
 Book value  56.59
 Equity  52.03

Tyson Foods Inc A is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Tyson Foods Inc A is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Tyson Foods Inc A paid a total dividend of 563 million USD last year, for a market value of 18,239 millions (Market Cap 17,699 millions). Dividend per share of Tyson Foods Inc A is 1.92 USD, and his stock market price 62.25 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Tyson Foods Inc A has a dividend yield of 3.08%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Goods industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Tyson Foods Inc A dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Tyson Foods Inc A

Tyson Foods Inc A Dividend Payout

About the ability of Tyson Foods Inc A to maintain his current dividend of USD 1.92 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.08%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Tyson Foods Inc A payout on ernings is currently 19.73%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 41.22% and 43.77% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Tyson Foods Inc Acan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Tyson Foods Inc A is USD 7.50 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 1.92, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Tyson Foods Inc A, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Tyson Foods Inc A payout

Tyson Foods Inc A Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Tyson Foods Inc A Stock performance

Finally, last moth Tyson Foods Inc A showed a return of -6.10% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.61% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -28.60% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Food Producers firms.

Tyson Foods Inc A stock and market return