About Hershey Company (The)
The Hershey Company is a producer of chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. The Company's principal confectionery offerings include gum and mint refreshment products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages, and snack items, such as spreads, meat snacks, bars, and snack bites and mixes. The Company operates through two segments: North America, and International and Other. The Company's North America segment is responsible for its chocolate and sugar confectionery business, as well as its grocery and snacks business, in the United States and Canada. Its International and Other segment includes all other countries where the Company manufactures, imports, markets, sells or distributes chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery, and other products. The Company markets, sells and distributes its products under approximately 80 brand names in over 70 countries across the world.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Staples
- Industry: Confectioners
- Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: HSY
- CUSIP: 42786610
- Previous Close: $108.65
- 50 Day Moving Average: $106.26
- 200 Day Moving Average: $101.89
- 52-Week Range: $87.92 - $117.79
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.49
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.27
- P/E Growth: 2.52
- Market Cap: $23.09B
- Outstanding Shares: 212,854,000
- Beta: 0.32
- Net Margins: 9.68%
- Return on Equity: 110.82%
- Return on Assets: 17.06%
Companies Related to Hershey Company (The):
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.84%
- Current Ratio: 0.95%
- Quick Ratio: 0.56%
What is Hershey Company (The)'s stock symbol?
Hershey Company (The) trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HSY."
How often does Hershey Company (The) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hershey Company (The)?
Hershey Company (The) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.618 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $2.47 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.27%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 22nd.
Where is Hershey Company (The)'s stock going? Where will Hershey Company (The)'s stock price be in 2017?
17 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Hershey Company (The)'s shares. Their forecasts range from $90.00 to $126.00. On average, they expect Hershey Company (The)'s stock price to reach $107.64 in the next year.
When will Hershey Company (The) announce their earnings?
Hershey Company (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns Hershey Company (The) stock?
Hershey Company (The)'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Capital Management LLC (2.90%), State Street Corp (2.89%), FMR LLC (1.49%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (0.48%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.43%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.42%). Company insiders that own Hershey Company (The) stock include D Michael Wege, Hershey Trust Co, Hershey Trust Co Trustee In Tr, Humberto P Alfonso, Javier H Idrovo, Kevin R Walling, Leslie M Turner and Michele Buck.
Who sold Hershey Company (The) stock? Who is selling Hershey Company (The) stock?
Hershey Company (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, I.G. Investment Management LTD., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Scotia Capital Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P and TCW Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Hershey Company (The) stock in the last year include D Michael Wege, Javier H Idrovo, Kevin R Walling, Leslie M Turner and Michele Buck.
Who bought Hershey Company (The) stock? Who is buying Hershey Company (The) stock?
Hershey Company (The)'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alyeska Investment Group L.P., AQR Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., State Street Corp, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Arthur M. Cohen & Associates LLC and Credit Agricole S A.
How do I buy Hershey Company (The) stock?
Shares of Hershey Company (The) can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Hershey Company (The) stock cost?
One share of Hershey Company (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $108.90.