Shares of Tyson Foods Inc. Cl A
advanced 1.03% to $76.21 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. Tyson Foods Inc. Cl A closed $6.24 short of its 52-week high ($82.45), which the company reached on August 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Hormel Foods Corp.
fell 1.93% to $41.59, Pilgrim's Pride Corp.
rose 0.57% to $28.15, and Seaboard Corp.
fell 0.79% to $3,981.71. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 464,209 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.