How Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) Could Add Value To Your Portfolio

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of TSN, it is a well-regarded dividend-paying company that has been a rockstar for income investors, currently trading at an attractive share price. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Tyson Foods here.

Undervalued established dividend payer

TSN’s share price is trading at below its true value, meaning that the market sentiment for the stock is currently bearish. According to my intrinsic value of the stock, which is driven by analyst consensus forecast of TSN’s earnings, investors now have the opportunity to buy into the stock to reap capital gains. Compared to the rest of the food industry, TSN is also trading below its peers, relative to earnings generated. This supports the theory that TSN is potentially underpriced.

NYSE:TSN Intrinsic value, March 14th 2019
NYSE:TSN Intrinsic value, March 14th 2019

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, TSN is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 2.3%.

NYSE:TSN Historical Dividend Yield, March 14th 2019
NYSE:TSN Historical Dividend Yield, March 14th 2019

Next Steps:

For Tyson Foods, I’ve put together three key aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for TSN’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for TSN’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has TSN’s returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of TSN? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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