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Hershey Co (HSY.N)

HSY.N on New York Stock Exchange

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The Hershey Company is a producer of chocolate in North America. The Company's principal product offerings include chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients and beverages, and snack items, such as spreads, meat snacks, bars and snack bites and... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.24
Market Cap(Mil.): $22,235.29
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 269.93
Dividend: 0.72
Yield (%): 2.72

Financials

  HSY.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 22.55 20.18 37.64
EPS (TTM): 4.71 -- --
ROI: 23.46 11.19 60.35
ROE: 104.87 14.96 72.95

PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Sept 13

Sept 13 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Sep 13 2018

Hershey to buy cheese puffs maker Pirate Brands for $420 million

Hershey Co said on Wednesday it would buy Pirate Brands from B&G Foods Inc for $420 million in an all-cash deal, giving the chocolate maker rights to snack brands such as Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs and Original Tings.

Sep 12 2018

UPDATE 1-Hershey to buy cheese puffs maker Pirate Brands for $420 million

Sept 12 Hershey Co said on Wednesday it would buy Pirate Brands from B&G Foods Inc for $420 million in an all-cash deal, giving the chocolate maker rights to snack brands such as Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs and Original Tings.

Sep 12 2018

Hershey to buy cheese puffs maker Pirate Brands for $420 million

Sept 12 Hershey Co agreed on Wednesday to buy Pirate Brands from B&G Foods Inc for $420 million in an all-cash deal, giving the chocolate maker rights over snack brands such as Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs and Original Tings.

Sep 12 2018

Hershey beats estimates on SkinnyPop acquisition; raises dividend

Hershey Co topped Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue and profit on Thursday, as it benefited from its acquisition of a healthier snack maker and higher demand for its chocolates in the United States.

Jul 26 2018

UPDATE 2-Hershey beats estimates on SkinnyPop acquisition; raises dividend

* Shares rise as much as 10 pct (Adds share move, regional sales, industry background)

Jul 26 2018

Hershey's quarterly sales rise 5.3 percent

July 26 Chocolate maker Hershey Co reported a 5.3 percent rise in quarterly sales on Thursday, helped by strong demand for its popular chocolates such as Hershey's Kisses and Kit Kat in the United States.

Jul 26 2018

BRIEF-Hershey Says Board Announced Quarterly Dividend Of $0.656 On Common Stock

* HERSHEY - BOARD TODAY ANNOUNCED QUARTERLY DIVIDENDS OF $0.656 ON COMMON STOCK AND $0.596 ON CLASS B COMMON STOCK Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

May 04 2018

BRIEF-Hershey Announces Offering Of Notes Due 2020, Notes Due 2021 And Notes Due 2023

* THE HERSHEY COMPANY ANNOUNCES OFFERING OF NOTES DUE 2020, NOTES DUE 2021 AND NOTES DUE 2023

May 03 2018

RPT-Apple plows U.S. tax cuts into record share buybacks

SAN FRANCISCO, May 2 Apple Inc lavished cash on its shareholders like no company in history in the first three months of the year and it intends to keep doing so, making the iPhone maker's investors the clearest winners yet from last year's sweeping U.S. corporate tax cuts.

May 02 2018

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