Tyson's earnings a record for a 1Q

Corporate tax cut aids $1.63B result

Posted: February 9, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Tom Hayes, Tyson’s president and chief executive officer, is shown in this photo.

Tyson Foods on Thursday reported a record first-quarter profit of $1.63 billion, beefed up by its prepared-food division, recent acquisitions and the expected corporate tax-cut windfall.

Graphs showing Tyson Foods first quarter information.

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