HSY - The Hershey Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
138.32
+0.69 (+0.50%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close137.63
Open137.95
Bid138.46 x 800
Ask138.47 x 1100
Day's Range137.54 - 138.93
52 Week Range90.52 - 139.34
Volume1,057,736
Avg. Volume1,253,607
Market Cap28.881B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.03
PE Ratio (TTM)25.72
EPS (TTM)5.38
Earnings DateJul 24, 2019 - Jul 29, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.89 (2.19%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-23
1y Target Est118.29
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    Hershey Co NYSE:HSYView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows but are weakening * Bearish sentiment is low 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 | NegativeETF activity is negative and may be weakening. The net inflows of $3.04 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold HSY are among the lowest of the last year and appear to be slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording 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. 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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