|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||141.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||137.32 - 139.04|
|52 Week Range||90.52 - 139.34|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.06|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||25.73|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.89 (2.11%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The staples sector has gained 19.9% this year, edging out most other sectors. The stocks appear to be rising almost entirely due to multiple expansion, rather than forecast earnings growth.
On CNBC’s " Trading Nation" on Monday, Under Armour Inc (NASDAQ: UAA ), Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ), Hershey Co (NYSE: HSY ) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD ) were named ...
ABIDJAN/JOHANNESBURG, July 3 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast and Ghana - the world's leading cocoa producers - failed on Wednesday to come to an agreement with the chocolate industry over how to introduce a new floor price for their exports. The West African neighbours said last month they would fix a minimum price of $2,600 per tonne (free-on-board) that chocolate companies must pay from the 2020/21 season if they want to access their more than 60% share of global supply.
Shares of Hershey and Corning have done well since the last Fourth of July, but not so the stock of Harley-Davidson.
McCormick (MKC) posted stronger-than-expected second-quarter earnings. The company's adjusted EPS of $1.16 beat analysts’ estimate of $1.08.
General Mills (GIS) released its fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 results on June 26. Its performance was mixed, with its bottom line growing healthily and exceeding Wall Street’s estimate.
The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) earns recognition as a "Shipper of Choice" because of efforts to optimize its network and reduce its carbon footprint. FreightWaves and its partner Convoy conducted a survey to determine the top 25 manufacturers, distributors and retailers that do the best job in removing supply chain inefficiencies. Iconic American chocolatier and sweets maker Hershey tied for 18th place, alongside flooring manufacturer Shaw Industries.
This drug company, renewable power generator, and candymaker should provide investors with a steady stream of income in the decades to come.
LONDON/LOS ANGELES, June 25 (Reuters) - U.S. furniture company RC Willey Home Furnishings is so concerned that new global clean air rules will cause transport disruption that it brought forward the shipment of arm chairs and sofas from China by two months. The tougher regulations, set by the United Nations shipping agency, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), come into force on Jan 1. For shipping companies it is the biggest shakeup in decades and adds to the pressures of an economic slowdown and the threat of an escalating trade war between the United States and China.
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.
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.
Investors have been excited for a while now about the potential for a Palantir market debut, even though the company has yet to lay out any specific plans for an initial public offering.
The sugar market is volatile, but heavy price swings make for a smart investment if timed well with the markets and if individual companies perform.
B&G Foods (BGS) is persistently being affected by increased freight expenses. Input cost inflation is likely to continue in 2019, keeping margins under pressure.
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.
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.
Hershey (HSY) has been undertaking buyouts to augment portfolio strength. Also, the company is well on track with its Margin for Growth program.
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.
Hershey (HSY) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.