HSY - The Hershey Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
101.48
+0.98 (+0.98%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close100.50
Open100.50
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 1300
Day's Range100.28 - 101.96
52 Week Range89.10 - 115.82
Volume2,508,636
Avg. Volume1,249,206
Market Cap21.241B
Beta0.08
PE Ratio (TTM)20.88
EPS (TTM)4.86
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.89 (2.93%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-23
1y Target Est96.53
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  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    The Hershey Company Announces Details of 2018 Analyst Event

    HERSHEY, Pa., Aug. 16, 2018-- The Hershey Company today announced that members of its management team will provide an update on the company's growth strategies related to digital commerce during a live ...

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Hershey CFO to Retire in 2019

    is leaving the candy maker at a time of rising costs and changing consumer tastes toward healthier snacks. The maker of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and chocolate Kisses said Thursday its chief financial officer intends to retire from the company in the spring of 2019, roughly four years after she took the job in March 2015. The new CFO will have to help Hershey’s management team respond to changing consumer preferences, as Hershey’s customers are growing increasingly more health conscious.

  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    Patricia A. Little Announces Intention to Retire as CFO of The Hershey Company

    The Hershey Company (HSY) today announced that Patricia A. Little, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, intends to retire from the company in the spring of 2019.  Little has served as the company’s CFO since joining in 2015. “Patricia has been a critical leader at Hershey providing counsel and partnership as I took the helm and charted a new vision for the company,” said Michele Buck, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Hershey Company.

  • Socially responsible chocolate adds four flavors
    American City Business Journals9 days ago

    Socially responsible chocolate adds four flavors

    The brand, which has introduced four new flavors, partners with the One for All Cacao Project to empower women in cacao-growing communities.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Hershey Co.
    Markit12 days ago

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

    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. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • Benzinga13 days ago

    Rising Transportation Costs, Brazil Trucking Strike Put Pressure On Kellogg's Profit Margins

    Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) is the latest company to cite rising freight costs as a threat to profit margins in 2018, according to the Wall Street Journal. It also reported the far-reaching impacts of the trucking strike in Brazil in May 2018. In March, General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) CEO Jeff Harmening noted that the company saw "an unprecedented rise in logistics costs" and was "a quarter late in reacting" to the change. In July, General Mills announced their decision to cut 625 positions due to an increase in transportation rates.

  • What Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock after Q2 2018
    Market Realist16 days ago

    What Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock after Q2 2018

    Most analysts have a “neutral” outlook on Kellogg (K) stock after its second-quarter results. It reported stronger-than-expected results and increased its 2018 guidance on sales and earnings. Benefits from acquisitions, new product launches, and sustained growth of Pringles and frozen foods brands are expected to drive the company’s sales in the coming quarters.

  • China plans tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in latest trade salvo
    Reuters16 days ago

    China plans tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in latest trade salvo

    BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - China proposed retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion (46.14 billion pounds)worth of U.S. goods ranging from liquefied natural gas (LNG) to some aircraft on Friday, as a senior Chinese diplomat cast doubt on prospects of talks with Washington to solve their bitter trade conflict. The Trump administration tightened pressure for trade concessions from Beijing this week by proposing a higher 25 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China vowed to retaliate while also urging Washington to act rationally and return to talks to resolve the dispute.

  • How Kellogg Performed in Q2 2018
    Market Realist16 days ago

    How Kellogg Performed in Q2 2018

    Kellogg (K) reported net sales of $3.4 billion in the second quarter of 2018, which exceeded analysts’ expectation and rose 5.9% YoY (year-over-year). The Consolidation of Multipro’s operations and benefits from the RXBAR acquisition added 6.7% to its top-line growth rate on a constant currency basis. However, the strengthening of the US dollar negatively impacted its top line by 0.4%.

  • Kellogg Reports Q2 2018 Results: Could the Stock Rise?
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Kellogg Reports Q2 2018 Results: Could the Stock Rise?

    Kellogg (K) reported better-than-expected second-quarter results on August 2. Benefits from the acquisition, improving trends in its underlying business, cost-savings, and lower taxes are driving Kellogg’s top and bottom lines. In the third quarter, Kellogg will be annualizing its list price adjustment, which could ease pricing pressures.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents18 days ago

    Edited Transcript of HSY earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-18 12:30pm GMT

    Q2 2018 Hershey Co Earnings Call

  • TheStreet.com20 days ago

    Netflix and Twitter Are Among 29 Stocks Ready to Change Direction

    These names are showing technical characteristics of either bullish or bearish reversal patterns over the past week.

  • How Analysts Reacted to Hershey’s Q2 Results
    Market Realist20 days ago

    How Analysts Reacted to Hershey’s Q2 Results

    Several analysts raised their target price on Hershey (HSY) stock following the company’s second-quarter release. Credit Suisse raised the target price to $85 from $80, and Deutsche Bank raised it to $101 from $98. Morgan Stanley increased the target price on Hershey stock to $98 from $93 per share.

  • What Analysts Recommend for MDLZ Stock after Its Q2 2018 Earnings
    Market Realist20 days ago

    What Analysts Recommend for MDLZ Stock after Its Q2 2018 Earnings

    The majority of analysts covering Mondelēz (MDLZ) stock maintained a “buy” rating after its second-quarter results. Mondelēz’s organic sales marked healthy growth on the back of improved volumes and pricing. The company’s margins expanded—a big positive—both YoY (year-over-year) and sequentially. Mondelēz sustained its strong EPS growth momentum.

  • What Drove Hershey’s Q2 2018 EPS?
    Market Realist20 days ago

    What Drove Hershey’s Q2 2018 EPS?

    Hershey (HSY) reported a better-than-expected bottom-line result for the second quarter. Hershey’s adjusted earnings of $1.14 beat analysts’ estimate of $1.10 and increased 5.6% YoY (year-over-year).

  • A Look at the Factors behind Mondelēz’s Stellar Q2 2018 EPS
    Market Realist20 days ago

    A Look at the Factors behind Mondelēz’s Stellar Q2 2018 EPS

    Mondelēz (MDLZ) sustained its strong EPS growth momentum during the second quarter. Mondelēz’s second-quarter adjusted EPS of $0.56 exceeded analysts’ expectations of $0.54 and jumped 16.7% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.

  • ACCESSWIRE21 days ago

    Free Technical Reports on Mondelez International and Three Additional Consumer Goods Equities

    Losses were broad based as all sectors finished the trading session in red. WallStEquities.com has initiated research reports on the following Consumer Goods stocks: Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE: CHD), The Hershey Co. (NYSE: HSY), Mondelez International Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ), and Dean Foods Co. (NYSE: DF).

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Hershey Co.
    Markit22 days ago

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

    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. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • Hershey’s Q2 Margins Disappoint, Unlikely to Improve in 2018
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Hershey’s Q2 Margins Disappoint, Unlikely to Improve in 2018

    Hershey’s (HSY) second-quarter profit margins remained subdued as cost headwinds more than offset the benefits from its volume gains and cost savings. Higher manufacturing, packaging, and freight costs hurt Hershey’s gross profit margins. Also, planned trade spending and an unfavorable mix remained a drag on its growth.

  • A Look at Hershey’s Q2 Sales Beat
    Market Realist23 days ago

    A Look at Hershey’s Q2 Sales Beat

    Hershey (HSY) reported better-than-expected sales for the second quarter. The company’s total sales of $1.75 billion marginally beat analysts’ expectations and increased 5.3% YoY (year-over-year), thanks to the incremental sales from the Amplify acquisition.

  • Company News For Jul 27, 2018
    Zacks23 days ago

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  • How Mondelēz’s Sales Fared in Q2 2018
    Market Realist23 days ago

    How Mondelēz’s Sales Fared in Q2 2018

    Mondelēz’s organic sales increased 3.5% during the second quarter, driven by a 2.1% improvement in volumes and a 1.4% increase in pricing. Mondelēz annualized the prior year’s malware incident, which benefited the reported quarter’s organic sales growth rate. Continued strength in Mondelēz’s power brands (up 5.2% in the second quarter) and innovation-led products like Ritz Crisp & Thins and Oreo Thin Bites are driving its top line.

  • What’s Next for Mondelēz Stock after Its Q2 Results?
    Market Realist24 days ago

    What’s Next for Mondelēz Stock after Its Q2 Results?

    Mondelēz (MDLZ), which reported its second-quarter results on July 25, impressed with its sales and earnings performance. Mondelēz registered improved organic sales, margin expansion, and stellar EPS growth. These results were a contrast to the current environment, as packaged food companies are struggling on the sales and margin front. Mondelēz’s management raised its quarterly dividend by 18.0%.