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    The Hershey Company (HSY)

    -NYSE
    91.66 Up 0.79(0.87%) Apr 28, 4:01PM EDT
    Key StatisticsGet Key Statistics for:
    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:19.85B
    Enterprise Value (Apr 29, 2016)3:21.92B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):39.51
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2017)1:20.10
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:2.88
    Price/Sales (ttm):2.66
    Price/Book (mrq):19.74
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:2.97
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:12.85
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Dec 31, 2015
    Profitability
    Profit Margin (ttm):6.94%
    Operating Margin (ttm):19.77%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):16.65%
    Return on Equity (ttm):39.97%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):7.39B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):33.72
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):-5.00%
    Gross Profit (ttm):3.38B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:1.71B
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):512.95M
    Diluted EPS (ttm):2.32
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):5.40%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):346.53M
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):1.60
    Total Debt (mrq):2.42B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):231.09
    Current Ratio (mrq):0.83
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):4.60
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):1.21B
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):1.11B
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    Beta:0.38
    52-Week Change3:-2.07%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:-1.54%
    52-Week High (Oct 9, 2015)3:97.40
    52-Week Low (Aug 24, 2015)3:82.41
    50-Day Moving Average3:91.72
    200-Day Moving Average3:89.53
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,251,870
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,964,020
    Shares Outstanding5:216.52M
    Float:142.70M
    % Held by Insiders1:0.20%
    % Held by Institutions1:75.40%
    Shares Short (as of Mar 31, 2016)3:5.17M
    Short Ratio (as of Mar 31, 2016)3:5.24
    Short % of Float (as of Mar 31, 2016)3:3.66%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:5.03M
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:2.33
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:2.55%
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:2.28
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:2.50%
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:2.13%
    Payout Ratio4:96.18%
    Dividend Date3:Mar 15, 2016
    Ex-Dividend Date4:Feb 23, 2016
    Last Split Factor (new per old)2:2:1
    Last Split Date3:Jun 16, 2004

    See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
    Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
    mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2015)
    fye = Fiscal Year Ending
    1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
    2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
    3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
    4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
    5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
    6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

    Currency in USD.