HSY - The Hershey Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
+2.06 (+1.49%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

140.43 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:14PM EDT

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Previous Close138.37
Bid140.38 x 1100
Ask140.38 x 1000
Day's Range138.41 - 140.54
52 Week Range90.52 - 140.54
Avg. Volume1,359,056
Market Cap29.322B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.06
PE Ratio (TTM)26.11
EPS (TTM)5.38
Earnings DateJul 25, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.89 (2.09%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-23
1y Target Est124.64
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  • Markit15 hours ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Hershey Co.

    Hershey Co NYSE:HSYView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is low for HSY with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding HSY are favorable, with net inflows of $8.73 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NegativeAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NegativeThe current level displays a negative indicator. HSY credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

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  • Benzinga8 days ago

    'Trading Nation' Breaks Down Under Armour, AMD, Starbucks And Hershey

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  • GlobeNewswire12 days ago

    UPDATE - Hershey’s to Launch Limited-Edition Chocolate Bar Featuring Emojis

    The Hershey’s brand came up with a new way to satisfy America’s love for emojis. For the first time in The Hershey Company’s 125-year history, the iconic Hershey’s brand is changing the look of its original milk chocolate bar and transforming each piece to include an emoji. “Our classic Hershey’s bars were made to be shared with others,” said Kriston Ohm, senior manager, Hershey’s brand.

  • Reuters14 days ago

    UPDATE 1-Industry doubts remain over I.Coast, Ghana cocoa floor price

    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.

  • TheStreet.com13 days ago

    3 Iconic American Companies, Only 2 of Which Are Celebrating This July 4th

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  • Benzinga20 days ago

    Success Is Sweet For Hershey, A Shipper Of Choice

    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.

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  • GlobeNewswire21 days ago

    Hershey to Webcast Second-Quarter Conference Call

    HERSHEY, Pa., June 26, 2019 -- The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) announced today that it will release its second-quarter sales and earnings results on Thursday, July 25, 2019, and.

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    'Storm approaching': firms fear for deliveries in shipping shakeup

    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.

  • Why Analysts Expect Hershey Stock to Fall
    Market Realist27 days 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 Realist27 days 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.

  • GlobeNewswire27 days 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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  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    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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  • GuruFocus.comlast month

    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.