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Hershey Co

HSY.N

Latest Trade

179.16USD

Change

1.24(+0.70%)

Volume

301,446

Today's Range

177.11

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179.92

52 Week Range

143.58

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183.72

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Pricing

Previous Close
177.92
Open
178.56
Volume
301,446
3M AVG Volume
17.22
Today's High
179.92
Today's Low
177.11
52 Week High
183.72
52 Week Low
143.58
Shares Out (MIL)
206.00
Market Cap (MIL)
36,652.18
Forward P/E
25.11
Dividend (Yield %)
2.03

Next Event

Q4 2021 Hershey Co Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Hershey Plans To Spend $1.2 Bln In Deals For Pretzel Producers - WSJ

Hershey Co - Announced Quarterly Dividends Of $0.901 On Common Stock

Hershey Reports Third-Quarter 2021 Financial Results

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About Hershey Co

The Hershey Company is a global confectionery company. The Company produces snack, chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. It operates through two segments: North America and International and Other. Its product offerings include chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products; snack items such as popcorn, protein bars and cookies, spreads, bars and snack bites/mixes, and meat snacks; and pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages. North America segment includes its operations in in the United States and Canada. International and Other segment includes its operations outside of North America. The Company offers its products under various brands, such as Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, barkTHINS, Cadbury, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers and York.

Industry

Food Processing

Contact Info

19 EAST CHOCOLATE AVENUE

EXTERNAL RPTG & COMPLIANCE

HERSHEY, PA

17033

United States

+1.717.5344200

https://www.thehersheycompany.com/

Executive Leadership

Michele G. Buck

Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Steven E. Voskuil

Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Charles R. Raup

President - U.S.

Christopher M. Scalia

Chief Human Resources Officer, Senior Vice President

James Turoff

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Company Secretary

Key Stats

2.62 mean rating - 21 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2018

7.8K

2019

8.0K

2020

8.1K

2021(E)

8.9K
EPS (USD)

2018

5.360

2019

5.780

2020

6.290

2021(E)

7.086
Price To Earnings (TTM)
25.84
Price To Sales (TTM)
4.15
Price To Book (MRQ)
14.50
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
21.02
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
178.32
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
161.97
Return on Investment (TTM)
19.72
Return on Equity (TTM)
15.35

Latest News

Latest News

Hershey to buy two pretzel makers for $1.2 billion

Hershey Co has agreed to buy two pretzel makers in separate deals worth about $1.2 billion to beef up its snacking business, the U.S. chocolatier said on Wednesday.

Hershey to buy two pretzel makers for $1.2 billion

Hershey Co said on Wednesday it would buy pretzel makers Dot's Pretzels Llc, the owner of Dot's Homestyle Pretzels, and Pretzels Inc in two deals for about $1.2 billion, as it beefs up its snacking portfolio. (Reporting by Praveen Paramasivam in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh...

Halloween sugar rush sweetens Hershey's 2021 outlook

Hershey Co raised its annual forecasts for sales and profit on Thursday after posting better-than expected results, benefiting from strong demand for its chocolates and candies during its "biggest ever" Halloween season.

Hershey raises full-year forecasts on strong Halloween demand

Hershey Co raised its annual net sales and adjusted earnings forecast on Thursday, helped by strong demand for its products such as Reese's Peanut Butter Cups and KitKat chocolates due to Halloween.

Halloween trick-or-treating to soften Hershey's supply chain troubles

With costumed trick-or-treaters raring to go door to door this year after a pandemic-ridden 2020, candy maker Hershey Co is expected to bump up its annual sales forecast even as supply chain bottlenecks plague the industry.

Ex-Hershey GC exits WilmerHale for digital security firm Aura

After a brief stint at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, onetime Hershey Co general counsel Damien Atkins has joined digital security company Aura as chief legal officer and general counsel.

Hershey sued by California cookie maker in Hershey's Kisses dispute

A California cookie maker on Tuesday sued Hershey Co for the right to keep using a stylized chocolate chip teardrop on its packaging, after Hershey complained it looked too much like its famous Hershey's Kisses.

Revival of on-the-go snacking helps Hershey lift annual sales outlook

Hershey Co raised its annual sales outlook and beat estimates for quarterly results on Thursday, as consumers bought more of its chocolates at airports, movie theaters and other food joints after the easing of COVID-19 curbs.

Hershey raises full-year sales forecast

Hershey Co raised its full-year sales forecast on Thursday, as the company's away-from-home business rebounded with the reopening of the U.S. economy.

Hershey promotes new top lawyer as ex-GC heads to WilmerHale

The Hershey Company has promoted James Turoff to senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, the chocolate maker announced Thursday.

Chocolate-makers burnish social-media data to get a hop on Easter sales

Major chocolate makers, including Hershey and Mondelez, say they've turned to social media platforms like Pinterest to look for clues on which products might sell best during the pandemic U.S. Easter season.

UPDATE 1-Hershey forecasts 2021 outlook above estimates as holiday sales boost Q4

Hershey Co forecast 2021 profit and sales above Wall Street expectations on Thursday, after posting better-than-expected fourth-quarter results, driven by recent price increases and strong demand for its products, including Twizzlers, S'mores and Candy Dish.

Hershey forecasts 2021 profit, sales above estimates

Hershey Co forecast 2021 profit and sales above Wall Street expectations on Thursday, driven by a recent increase in product prices and strong demand for items, including Twizzlers, S'mores and Candy Dish, during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

U.S. company Hershey grabs cocoa stocks from exchange, avoids African price premium

U.S. chocolate maker Hershey Co <HSY.N> has positioned itself to receive a sizeable amount of cheap cocoa from futures exchange ICE, a move that highlights difficulties African producers are having to sell beans at a recently-agreed premium, traders said.

Hershey reinstates full-year outlook after Halloween playbook pays off

Hershey Co <HSY.N> beat profit and sales estimates and reinstated its full-year financial forecasts on Friday, after early promotions and strong use of data to predict Halloween trends paid off in the third quarter, sending its shares up 3%.

Hershey reinstates full-year outlook after strong Q3 sales

Hershey Co on Friday beat quarterly sales estimates and reinstated its full-year outlook boosted by strong Halloween sales and demand for chocolate chips and cocoa powder from people taking up baking while stuck at home due to virus-driven lockdowns.

Hershey hopeful COVID-19 will not haunt Halloween sales

Hershey Co <HSY.N> said on Thursday it was optimistic about crucial Halloween candy sales this year with retailers still placing orders, despite concerns that a resurgence in COVID-19 cases would discourage kids from going trick-or-treating.

Hershey quarterly sales misses estimates

Hershey Co quarterly sales missed estimates on Thursday, as the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic kept people from spending on its chocolates and candies in overseas markets, such as Brazil and Mexico.

Hershey says mint, gum sales hit as lockdowns restrict social gatherings

Hershey Co <HSY.N> said on Wednesday sales of gums and mints have taken a hit as social distancing protocols spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic discouraged people from participating in gatherings.

Hershey pulls 2020 forecast, warns of weak sales as consumers curb spending

Hershey Co <HSY.N> pulled its 2020 forecast on Thursday and warned of weak sales in certain categories as households worried about their financial futures cut spending on snacks and chocolates.

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