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TD Ameritrade (AMTD) Joins GE (GE), Coke (KO), McDonalds (MCD), Visa (V), AT&T (T) As USOC Sponsor

TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:AMTD) has reportedly signed on to be a sponsor for the U.S. Olympic Committee, the first in the online broker segment to do so.They will join others like Acer, Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), Visa (NYSE:V), Anheuser-Busch (NYSE:BUD), AT&T (NYSE:T), Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW), Atos Origin, BMW Group NA, BP (NYSE:BP), General Electric (NYSE:GE), McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Procter

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Tyson Foods Swings to Q4 Profit, Matching View (TSN)

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Meat producer Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) on Monday said it reversed a year-ago loss, matching analyst estimates and sending its shares higher in premarket trading. The Springdale, AR-based company reported fiscal fourth quarter net income of $208 million, or 57 cents per share, compared with a net loss of $457 million, or $1.23 per share, in the year-ago period. Revenue edged slightly higher from last year to $7.44 billion. On average, Wall Street analysts expected a matching profit of 57 cents per share, albeit on higher sales of $7.71 billion. The Bottom Line Shares of Tyson Foods ( TSN ) have a 1.02% dividend yield, based on Friday’s closing stock price of $15.64. The stock has technical support in the $13-$14 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $ 17-$18 price levels. Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Tyson Foods Swings to Q2 Profit, Beating View (TSN)

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Tyson Foods Swings to Q2 Profit, Beating View (TSN)

Meat producer Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) said Monday that it reversed a year-ago loss in the second quarter, as shorter supply of meat helped propel its prices higher. The Springdale, AK-based company reported fiscal second quarter net income of $159 million, or 42 cents per share, compared with a net loss of $119 million, or 32 cents per share, in the year-ago period. Excluding one-time items, adjusted profit was 46 cents per share. On average, Wall Street analysts expected a much smaller profit of 34 cents per share. The company said that revenue climbed more than 9% from last year, driven by shorter supplies of meat, which in turn drove prices higher. Tyson shares rose 88 cents, or +4.7%, in premarket trading Monday. The Bottom Line Shares of TSN have a dividend yield of .86%, based on last night’s closing stock price of $18.62. The stock has technical support in the $16.50-$17 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $20-$21 price levels. We would remain on the sidelines for now. Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Tyson Foods says CEO gets restricted stock grant

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Dec 18 – Tyson Foods Inc: * Says CEO donnie smith’s employment agreement provides for annual base salary of not less than $900,000 * Says CEO received restricted stock grant of 118,671 shares scheduled to vest on December 16, 2012 – SEC filing Tyson Foods says CEO gets restricted stock grant

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Write-Offs Drag Tyson Foods To Loss In Q4 – Update

Filed in Gold Holdings by on November 23, 2009 0 Comments

Meat products producer Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) on Monday posted a loss for the fourth quarter reflecting a non-cash goodwill impairment charge in its Beef segment. However, sales rose from last year and surpassed the Street view. Further, the company Write-Offs Drag Tyson Foods To Loss In Q4 – Update

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Tyson Foods Catches a Downgrade from JP Morgan (TSN)

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Tyson Foods Catches a Downgrade from JP Morgan (TSN)

Protein producer Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) was downgraded on Wednesday by analysts at JP Morgan. The analyst cut its rating on TSN to “Neutral” from “Overweight,” and lowered its price target on the stock to $12 from $14. Tyson shares had closed at $13.19 on Tuesday. Despite the downgrades, JP Morgan maintained its 2009 EPS estimates of $0.33 for the Springdale, Arkansas-based company. Tyson Foods shares fell 3 cents, or -0.2%, in morning trading Wednesday. The Bottom Line We have avoided shares of TSN since our early June coverage began last year, when the stock was trading at $16.17. The company has a dividend yield of 1.21%, based on last night’s closing stock price of $13.19. The stock has technical support in the $11 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $14-$15 price levels. We would remain on the sidelines for now. Tyson Foods, Inc. ( TSN ) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.2 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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