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Hershey Co (HSY.N)

HSY.N on New York Stock Exchange

109.15USD
16 Nov 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.74 (+0.68%)
Prev Close
$108.41
Open
$108.44
Day's High
$110.09
Day's Low
$108.44
Volume
412,053
Avg. Vol
295,753
52-wk High
$115.77
52-wk Low
$89.12

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Sep '18 2,079.59 1.252
Jul '18 1,751.61 1.078
Apr '18 1,971.96 1.652
FY 2017 Dec '17 1,939.64 0.699
Oct '17 2,033.12 1.281
Jul '17 1,662.99 0.948
Apr '17 1,879.68 0.583
FY 2016 Dec '16 1,970.24 0.546
Oct '16 2,003.45 1.057
Jul '16 1,637.67 0.680
Apr '16 1,828.81 1.057
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 13 2,010.13 2,074.70 1,966.34 1,999.91
Quarter Ending Mar-19 9 1,996.15 2,027.40 1,902.05 1,941.10
Year Ending Dec-18 16 7,812.49 7,877.90 7,769.51 7,683.26
Year Ending Dec-19 17 7,957.00 8,130.00 7,761.11 7,826.01
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 16 1.27 1.31 1.23 1.20
Quarter Ending Mar-19 10 1.55 1.64 1.40 1.47
Year Ending Dec-18 18 5.36 5.41 5.33 5.22
Year Ending Dec-19 20 5.64 5.96 5.40 5.59
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 9.55 10.00 9.16 8.48
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 23.31 19.63 30.22
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 38.40 34.38 45.49
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 26.92 20.62 27.33
Beta 0.16 0.93 0.81
Price to Sales (TTM) 2.96 1.70 5.30
Price to Book (MRQ) 18.53 2.96 17.44
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 3.82 18.73
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 17.86 14.01 25.94
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 2.65 2.37 2.62
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 2.18 2.13 2.31
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 10.31 7.56 8.26
Payout Ratio(TTM) 55.84 52.40 70.79

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 2.29 33.42 11.26
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 2.61 7.38 4.93
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 2.49 8.07 8.34
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -2.27 9.83 58.05
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 39.41 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.94 7.70 7.37
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.50 3.92 6.11

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.69 1.14 0.94
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.01 1.61 1.60
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 263.49 16.90 5.50
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 381.10 51.20 14.40
Interest Coverage (TTM) 15.53 8.69 37.13

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 44.76 30.42 37.09
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 45.02 29.26 36.87
EBITD Margin (TTM) 24.63 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 22.43 14.36 19.12
Operating Margin (TTM) 18.93 13.03 13.46
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 16.54 10.01 17.03
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 17.13 11.92 14.13
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 15.36 9.14 16.77
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 12.77 8.06 8.95
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.82 5.96 12.33
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 25.48 31.65 26.52
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 36.07 28.51 25.88

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 504,089 3,095,937,738 4,266,845,713
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 64,355 197,637,121 739,206,788
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 9.94 13.81 21.58
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 4.70 6.29 6.43
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.15 0.93 1.77

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 14.65 7.69 28.22
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 13.42 7.95 26.89
Return on Investment (TTM) 23.63 11.48 54.20
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 20.62 11.46 58.70
Return on Equity (TTM) 96.14 14.62 61.78
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 62.73 14.93 68.05
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 1.01 0.42 2.49
EPS (TTM) % 4.99 -2.32 3.94
Dividend % 6.08 7.69 10.31
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Hershey Co

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 3.45 6.78 99 39
13 Week 10.68 15.47 99 58
26 Week 17.80 17.33 99 54
52 Week 0.89 -4.20 99 20
YTD -3.85 -5.57 99 26
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 76.52%
# of Holders: 1,062
Total Shares Held: 114,160,935
3 Mo. Net Change: -779,944
# New Positions: 97
# Closed Positions: 72
# Increased Positions: 365
# Reduced Positions: 409
# Net Buyers: -44
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