HSY - The Hershey Company

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
106.30
-1.57 (-1.46%)
As of 1:03PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close107.87
Open107.79
Bid106.08 x 800
Ask106.21 x 800
Day's Range105.95 - 108.28
52 Week Range89.10 - 115.82
Volume293,355
Avg. Volume1,199,796
Market Cap22.303B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.03
PE Ratio (TTM)21.98
EPS (TTM)4.84
Earnings DateJan 30, 2019 - Feb 4, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.89 (2.63%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-20
1y Target Est101.47
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    MarketWatch3 hours ago

    U.K.’s Hotel Chocolat puts Hershey and Godiva on alert with renewed U.S. push for premium chocolate

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  • The Hershey Company (HSY): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
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  • GlobeNewswire10 days ago

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  • Why Wall Street Is Still Optimistic about Kraft Heinz
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  • Why Kellogg’s Margins Could Continue to Slide
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