Stock Updates

Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN)?

The company in question is, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) currently with a stock price of 71.55 (-0.04% today). The market cap for Tyson Foods, Inc. is 26457.04, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Meat Products industry. The target price for Tyson Foods, Inc. is 77. Currently Tyson Foods, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 17.33, and a forward P/E of 14.55. Average volume for Tyson Foods, Inc. is 2817.26 and so far today it is 1765400.

Performance in the last year for Tyson Foods, Inc. has been 59.46%. For EPS growth, Tyson Foods, Inc. has seen a growth of 24.50%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 8.09%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 7.50% over the last five years and could be 18.20% for the next five years. Tyson Foods, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -6.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 50.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.70%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.03%.

Since the IPO date for Tyson Foods, Inc. on the 7/9/1986, Tyson Foods, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 35.04%. With Tyson Foods, Inc. trading at 71.55, the dividend yield is 0.84%, and the EPS is 4.13.

So could Tyson Foods, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17.33. The PEG is 0.95, P/S is 0.69 and the P/B is at 2.79. The P/cash is 134.3, with P/free cash flow at 14.39.

Tyson Foods, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.8, and the quick ratio is 0.7. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.62, and total debt/equity at 0.63.

In terms of margins, Tyson Foods, Inc. has a gross margin of 12.00%, an operating margin of 7.30% and a profit margin of 4.30%.Payout ratio for Tyson Foods, Inc. is 14.30%. Return on assets come to 7.20% with return on investment coming to 9.00%.

Insider ownership for Tyson Foods, Inc., is at 1.20% and institutional ownership comes to 94.90%. Outstanding shares are at 369.77. While shares float is 289.99. The float short is currently 4.25%, and short ratio is 4.38.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment