Tyson Foods (TSN) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $27.07 million in the Tuesdays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $22.52 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.2 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $4.55 million. The block trades were dominated by the bulls with a healthy 1.9, uptick to downtick ratio. Only $4.75 million worth of trades exchanged hands on downticks showing the reluctance of the large traders to part with their holdings. Upticks saw transactions worth $9.02 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $4.27 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Tyson Foods (TSN) fell $0.45 during the day at $68.47, a drop of -0.65% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is 3.71%, compared to the previous week.
The company Insiders own 2.69% of Tyson Foods shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 72.55% of Tyson Foods shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -2.74%. In an insider trading activity, Carper Howell P, officer (EVP Strategy and New Ventures) of Tyson Foods Inc, unloaded 64,763 shares at an average price of $63.76 on April 20, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $4,129,289, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Shares of Tyson Foods, Inc. rose by 2.95% in the last five trading days and 13.36% for the last 4 weeks. Tyson Foods, Inc. is up 0.66% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 29.33%.
Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $68.5, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $68.96 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $68.28 and closed the trading day at $68.66, in the green by 0.28%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,885,564. The stock had closed at $68.47 in the previous days trading.
Tyson Foods, Inc., is a food production company. The Companys operations are conducted in five segments: Chicken, Beef, Pork, Prepared Foods and International. Chicken, includes domestic operations related of raising and processing live chickens into fresh, frozen and value-added chicken products, and sales of allied products. Beef, includes operations related to processing live fed cattle and fabricating dressed beef carcasses into primal and sub-primal meat cuts and case-ready products. Pork, includes operations related to processing live market hogs and fabricating pork carcasses into primal and sub-primal cuts and case-ready products. Prepared Foods, includes operations related to manufacturing and marketing frozen and refrigerated food products and logistics operations of products through the supply chain. International, includes foreign operations related to raising and processing live chickens into fresh, frozen and value-added chicken products in across countries.