HSY - The Hershey Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
137.64
-0.26 (-0.19%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

137.64 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:34PM EDT

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Previous Close137.90
Open137.09
Bid136.33 x 900
Ask137.58 x 900
Day's Range135.14 - 137.86
52 Week Range90.52 - 139.34
Volume1,602,500
Avg. Volume1,258,340
Market Cap28.739B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.03
PE Ratio (TTM)25.59
EPS (TTM)5.38
Earnings DateJul 24, 2019 - Jul 29, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.89 (2.09%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-23
1y Target Est118.29
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  • Why Analysts Expect Hershey Stock to Fall
    Market Realist6 hours ago

    Why Analysts Expect Hershey Stock to Fall

    Wall Street maintains a consensus target price of $122.93 per share on the Hershey Company (HSY), which implies a potential downside of 10.9% based on its closing price of $137.90 on June 19.

  • Market Realist8 hours ago

    Here’s Why Piper Jaffray Downgraded Hershey Stock

    On June 20, Piper Jaffray downgraded the Hershey Company (HSY) stock to “underweight” from “neutral,” citing the company’s high valuation. However, it raised its target price on the chocolate maker to $125 per share. Hershey’s recent financial performance has been impressive, but its high valuation makes us skeptical.

  • GlobeNewswire12 hours ago

    The Hershey Company Announces Grants for Teens to Tackle Social Isolation

    The Hershey Company (HSY) today announced its new grant program, The Heartwarming Project Action Grants, at its first-ever Makers of Good Teen Summit in New York City. The program will award grants to 400 teen projects aimed at overcoming one of Gen Z’s most pressing issues – social isolation.

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  • GlobeNewswire4 days ago

    Hershey Named to Civic 50 for ‘Sharing Goodness’ with Communities

    The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) has been named to The Civic 50 for the seventh consecutive year as one of America’s most community-minded companies, an annual recognition from Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. The Hershey Company has demonstrated a passion for supporting vibrant and thriving communities for more than a century. “As we celebrate our 125th anniversary this year, we are proud that our investment of time, talent and resources continue to help make our communities strong and vital,” said Leigh Horner, Vice President of Corporate Communications and Sustainability, The Hershey Company.

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  • Here's Why Momentum Investors Will Love Hershey (HSY)
    Zacks9 days ago

    Here's Why Momentum Investors Will Love Hershey (HSY)

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  • GuruFocus.com13 days ago

    Weekly Top Insider Buys Highlight for the Week of June 7

    The largest Insider Buys this week were for FirstEnergy Corp. (FE), American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL), The Hershey Co. (HSY) and Corteva Inc. (NYSE:CTVA). Director Christopher D. Pappas bought 3,000 shares of FE stock on May 30 at the average price of $41.14. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 8 Warning Signs with FE.

  • Financial Times14 days ago

    FirstFT: Today’s top stories 

    Senior executives at the tech company are pushing US officials to exempt it from a ban on exports to Huawei without a licence approved by Washington and warn of the risk of creating two Android operating systems — the genuine version and a hybrid one — if it is not given a carve out.

  • TheStreet.com15 days ago

    Investors Sweeten Up to Hershey

    During Wednesday's Mad Money program Jim Cramer said the recession proof stocks, those which do well in any economy, are a natural choice. has been able to rally in this tough market environment. In this daily bar chart of HSY, below, we can see that prices traded sideways in a narrow range from October to January when the broad market was very weak.

  • Buyouts, Cost-Saving Efforts to Keep Hershey's Solid Show On
    Zacks16 days ago

    Buyouts, Cost-Saving Efforts to Keep Hershey's Solid Show On

    Hershey (HSY) has been undertaking buyouts to augment portfolio strength. Also, the company is well on track with its Margin for Growth program.

  • MoneyShow18 days ago

    Low Volatility in Sweets and Eats

    Low volatility -- or Low Vol -- has been killing it lately. If you're not familiar with the phrase, I mean stocks with low market volatility. These are shares of companies that don't move around a lot, asserts Eddy Elfenbein, editor of Growth Stock Investor.

  • GlobeNewswire22 days ago

    The Hershey Company partners with Singer-Songwriter, Lauren Jauregui to Inspire Teens to Increase Connection and Overcome Social Isolation

    The Hershey Company (HSY) today announced, singer-songwriter Lauren Jauregui will headline the “Makers of Good Teen Summit,” a one-day event in New York City for teens from across the country to collaborate and develop strategies for overcoming social isolation in their communities. Lauren will draw on her experience of becoming famous at a young age with pop group Fifth Harmony to share tips for overcoming cyberbullying, creating connections and using your voice for good. “Being on the road away from my friends and family and in the spotlight was not easy as a young teen,” said singer-songwriter, Lauren Jauregui.

  • Hershey (HSY) Up 6.3% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zacks27 days ago

    Hershey (HSY) Up 6.3% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Hershey (HSY) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • Here’s what the $605 billion global snack market looks like
    Yahoo Finance27 days ago

    Here’s what the $605 billion global snack market looks like

    The snack market is booming, bringing in a whopping $605 billion in global sales last year, and there are even more growth opportunities ahead, according to Citi.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents28 days ago

    Edited Transcript of HSY earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-19 12:30pm GMT

    Q1 2019 Hershey Co Earnings Call

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    Zackslast month

    B&G Foods Loses 12% Since Q1 Results: Will the Stock Rebound?

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  • American City Business Journalslast month

    Hershey's 1st café is a sweet topping to $15M Independence Visitor Center refresh

    The Independence Visitor Center completed its $15 million with something sweet — a new café concept from The Hershey Company.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Hershey Showcases 125 Years of Brand Relevance at 2019 Sweets & Snacks Expo

    The Hershey Company (HSY), celebrating 125 years as a category management and snacks leader, will spotlight its ongoing commitment to consumer relevance at the National Confectioner’s Association’s 2019 Sweets & Snacks Expo, May 21-23 in Chicago. As Hershey embarks on its next 125 years, visitors to the company’s booth (#1601) can sample new product offerings from Reese’s, Hershey’s and KIT KAT® that spotlight how the company is meeting new snacking occasions and discover actionable snacks retail insights to win over valuable shoppers. For 125 years, Hershey has endured in the confectionery industry.

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  • Meet Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Emoji Bar
    InvestorPlacelast month

    Meet Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Emoji Bar

    Hershey's (NYSE:HSY) is making changes to its classic milk chocolate bar by adding emoji.Source: mhiguera via FlickrThis change will have the chocolate company stamping its milk chocolate bars with emoji instead of its name. This will mark the first time in the 125-year history of the company that it has made a change to the chocolate treat.Hershey's milk chocolate emoji bars will be available for a limited amount of time this summer. The bars will feature a variety of different emoji on them. This will have it offering chocolate bars with 26 different emoji across six emoji packaging designs.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsHershey's says that the special milk chocolate emoji bars will be available throughout the summer and in the months leading up to the next school season. It also notes that customers will be able to buy the bars in both standard size and snack size options."Our classic Hershey's bars were made to be shared with others," Kriston Ohm, Senior Manager of the Hershey's brand, said in a statement. "By adding an emoji design to each pip of chocolate, we hope that parents and kids are inspired to share a chocolate emoji and make a connection with someone new." * 10 Retirement Stocks That Won't Wilt in a Bear Market Hershey's notes that it worked together with both parents and children to chose the emoji that show up on the milk chocolate bars. It says the chosen emoji are meant to help spark conversation. More From InvestorPlace * 4 Top American Penny Pot Stocks (Buy Before June 21) * 10 Retirement Stocks That Won't Wilt in a Bear Market * 5 Consumer Stocks Ready to Push Higher * 3 of the Best ETFs to Buy for a Play on Gold Stocks As of this writing, William White did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities.Compare Brokers The post Meet Hershey's Milk Chocolate Emoji Bar appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Hershey’s Unwrapped to Open This Month at Hershey’s Chocolate World

    Looking for something new to do with the entire family this Summer? Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, PA just announced Hershey’s Unwrapped, a new, fully immersive, interactive experience that will take families on a fun chocolate tasting journey. Hershey’s fans will be greeted by a quirky Professor who welcomes them into a theatrical show designed to tickle taste buds and practice utilizing their senses before introducing them to Doc Chocolate, a seasoned chocolatier.