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Hershey Co (HSY.N)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Hershey Co Says CFO Steven Voskuil Reports Open Market Purchase Of 1,000 Shares Of Co's Common Stock
Friday, 31 May 2019 01:02pm EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::HERSHEY CO SAYS CFO STEVEN VOSKUIL REPORTS OPEN MARKET PURCHASE OF 1,000 SHARES OF CO'S COMMON STOCK AT $129.14/SHARE ON MAY 31 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Soros Fund Management Dissolves Share Stake In Amazon, Takes In Microsoft
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 05:03pm EDT 

May 15 (Reuters) - SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT::SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT TAKES SHARE STAKE IN ADOBE INC - SEC FILING.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN AMAZON INC.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT TAKES SHARE STAKE IN MICROSOFT CORP.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT TAKES SHARE STAKE IN ALTICE USA INC OF 1.7 MILLION CLASS A SHARES.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT TAKES SHARE STAKE IN COMCAST CORP OF 1.1 MILLION SHARES.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN AT&T INC.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT TAKES SHARE STAKE IN D R HORTON INC.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN HERSHEY CO.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT LLC: CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2019 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018.  Full Article

Hershey Co Anticipates Net Benefit Of Pricing To Build Over Course Of The Year - Conf Call
Thursday, 25 Apr 2019 09:30am EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::HERSHEY CO EXECUTIVE - ANTICIPATE THE NET BENEFIT OF PRICING TO BUILD OVER THE COURSE OF THE YEAR - CONF CALL.HERSHEY CO EXECUTIVE - THE LATE EASTER IS IMPACTING CO'S RECENT RETAIL PERFORMANCE - CONF CALL.HERSHEY CO EXECUTIVE - EXPECT OUR RETAIL SALES, (MARKET) SHARE PERFORMANCE TO IMPROVE IN THE COMING WEEKS AS THE FULL EASTER SEASON IS REPORTED.HERSHEY CO EXECUTIVE - E-COMMERCE NET SALES GREW ALMOST 50% IN Q1.HERSHEY CO EXECUTIVE - SKINNYPOP READY-TO-EAT POPCORN IS GROWING 11% YTD THROUGH APRIL 14, RESULTING IN MARKET SHARE GAIN OF OVER 100 BASIS POINTS.  Full Article

Avanos Medical Inc Says CFO Steven Voskuil To Resign
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 09:54am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Avanos Medical Inc ::AVANOS MEDICAL INC - ON APRIL 15, 2019, STEVEN VOSKUIL, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, NOTIFIED COMPANY THAT HE WAS RESIGNING EFFECTIVE AS OF MAY 8, 2019.AVANOS MEDICAL INC - COMPANY HAS COMMENCED A SEARCH FOR A NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER TO SUCCEED VOSKUIL.AVANOS MEDICAL - VOSKUIL IS RESIGNING TO BECOME SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO OF THE HERSHEY COMPANY.  Full Article

Hershey Co Nominates New Independent Director For Election To Co's Board
Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 08:55am EDT 

April 11 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::HERSHEY NOMINATES NEW INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR FOR ELECTION TO COMPANY BOARD.HERSHEY CO - ALSO NOMINATED CURRENT CHAIRMAN AND ALL OTHER CURRENT MEMBERS OF BOARD FOR RE-ELECTION.HERSHEY CO - FOLLOWING ELECTIONS, HERSHEY BOARD WILL BE COMPRISED OF 12 MEMBERS, OF WHICH 11 WILL BE INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS..HERSHEY CO - NOMINATED JUAN R. PEREZ, CHIEF INFORMATION AND ENGINEERING OFFICER, UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC., FOR ELECTION TO BOARD.  Full Article

Hershey Co - Announced Quarterly Dividends Of $0.722 On Common Stock And $0.656 On Class B Common Stock
Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 07:05am EST 

Hershey Co ::HERSHEY CO - ANNOUNCED QUARTERLY DIVIDENDS OF $0.722 ON COMMON STOCK AND $0.656 ON CLASS B COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

Hershey Trust Company Announces Sale Of 4.5 Mln Shares Of Hershey Co
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 06:08pm EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::HERSHEY TRUST COMPANY - NOV 5'S COMMON STOCK SALE TO NOT CHANGE TRUST'S MAJORITY VOTING CONTROL OF HERSHEY CO.HERSHEY TRUST COMPANY ANNOUNCES SALE OF HERSHEY COMPANY COMMON STOCK.HERSHEY TRUST COMPANY - ANNOUNCED SALE OF 4.5 MILLION SHARES OF HERSHEY CO.HERSHEY TRUST COMPANY - REACHED AGREEMENT TO SELL 4.05 MILLION SHARES OF HERSHEY CO COMMON STOCK TO MORGAN STANLEY.HERSHEY TRUST COMPANY - 450,000 SHARES BEING SOLD TO HERSHEY COMPANY.  Full Article

Hershey To Acquire Pirate Brands From B&G Foods For $420 Mln
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 06:00pm EDT 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::HERSHEY TO ACQUIRE PIRATE BRANDS FROM B&G FOODS.HERSHEY CO - PURCHASE PRICE IS $420 MILLION.HERSHEY CO - TRANSACTION WILL BE FINANCED WITH CASH ON HAND AS WELL AS SHORT-TERM BORROWINGS.HERSHEY CO - PIRATE BRANDS PURCHASE PRICE IS ABOUT $360 MILLION NET OF TAX BENEFITS.HERSHEY CO - PIRATE BRANDS WILL OPERATE WITHIN AMPLIFY.HERSHEY- DEAL EXPECTED TO BE ACCRETIVE TO HERSHEY'S FINANCIAL TARGETS GIVEN STRONG GROWTH TRAJECTORY, SOLID MARGIN STRUCTURE OF PIRATE BRANDS BUSINESS.HERSHEY - CO, B&G FOODS ENTERED INTO AGREEMENT FOR HERSHEY TO ACQUIRE PIRATE BRANDS, INCLUDING PIRATE'S BOOTY, SMART PUFFS AND ORIGINAL TINGS BRANDS.  Full Article

Hershey CFO Patricia Little Announces Intention To Retire
Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 08:00am EDT 

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::PATRICIA A. LITTLE ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO RETIRE AS CFO OF THE HERSHEY COMPANY.PATRICIA LITTLE INTENDS TO RETIRE FROM COMPANY IN SPRING OF 2019.COMPANY HAS COMMENCED A SEARCH FOR A CFO SUCCESSOR.ALSO REAFFIRMED ITS FULL YEAR 2018 GUIDANCE AS OUTLINED IN COMPANY'S Q2 2018 EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENT.  Full Article

Hershey Reports Q2 Earnings Per Share $1.08
Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 07:00am EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - Hershey Co ::ANNOUNCES STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM AND INCREASES DIVIDEND 10%.REAFFIRMS 2018 ORGANIC SALES AND ADJUSTED EARNINGS OUTLOOK.HERSHEY REPORTS SECOND-QUARTER 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.08.Q2 SALES ROSE 5.3 PERCENT TO $1.752 BILLION.REAFFIRMS FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.33 TO $5.43.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.14.FULL-YEAR REPORTED NET SALES ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TOWARDS LOW END OF UPDATED 3.5% TO 5.5% RANGE.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.33, REVENUE VIEW $7.89 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.HAS APPROVED A NEW $500 MILLION STOCK REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION.IMPACT OF FOREIGN CURRENCY EXCHANGE RATES ON 2018 OUTLOOK EXPECTED TO BE NEGLIGIBLE.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.10, REVENUE VIEW $1.74 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

A sweet deal? Study shows higher cocoa prices could end child labor in Ghana

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ghana could end child labor on cocoa farms by increasing the prices it pays impoverished farmers by about 50%, a U.S. study said on Wednesday, as global efforts to end child labor stall.