Shares of Tyson Foods Inc. Cl A
sank 0.92% to $77.78 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Tyson Foods Inc. Cl A closed $1.99 below its 52-week high ($79.77), which the company reached on April 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Hormel Foods Corp.
rose 0.83% to $47.18, Pilgrim's Pride Corp.
fell 1.52% to $23.70, and Seaboard Corp.
rose 0.78% to $3,722.81. Trading volume (2.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.