Tyson: Fiscal Q2 earnings snapshot

SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Tyson Foods Inc .today reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $829 million.

On a per-share basis, the company said it had profit of $2.28. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $2.29 per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.83 per share.

The meat producer posted revenue of $13.12 billion in the period, also surpassing Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $12.43 billion.

Tyson expects full-year revenue in the range of $52 billion to $54 billion.