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NYSE:HSY

The Hershey Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

$179.07
+0.34 (+0.19 %)
(As of 10/19/2021 10:09 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$178.31
$179.07
50-Day Range
$168.68
$182.21
52-Week Range
$135.83
$182.71
Volume1,255 shs
Average Volume892,931 shs
Market Capitalization$36.90 billion
P/E Ratio26.03
Dividend Yield2.00%
Beta0.36

Dividend Summary

Dividend Yield
2.01%

Annual Dividend
$3.60

Dividend Increase
Track Record
12 Years

3-Year
Dividend Growth
23.78%

Dividend Payout Ratio
57.23%

Recent
Dividend Payment
Sep. 15

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Dividend Payments by Month (or Quarter)

Dividend Yield Over Time


The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) vs. Its Competitors

TypeThe HersheyStaples CompaniesNYSE Companies
Annual Dividend$3.60$1.33$1.37
Dividend Yield2.01%2.39%2.77%
3 Year Dividend Growth23.78%20.39%41.41%
Track Record12135

The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) Payout Ratio Breakdown

TypePayout Ratio
Based on 12 Months of Earnings57.23%
Based on Next Year's Estimates48.19%
Based on This Year's Estimates52.02%
Based on Cashflow45.50%

The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/29/2021quarterly$0.90102.04%8/19/20218/20/20219/15/2021
4/29/2021quarterly$0.80402.02%5/20/20215/21/20216/15/2021
2/4/2021quarterly$0.80402.19%2/18/20212/19/20213/15/2021
11/6/2020quarterly$0.80402.22%11/19/202011/20/202012/15/2020
7/23/2020quarterly$0.80402.26%8/20/20208/21/20209/15/2020
4/23/2020quarterly$0.77302.16%5/21/20205/22/20206/15/2020
1/30/2020quarterly$0.77302.05%2/20/20202/21/20203/16/2020
10/22/2019Quarterly$0.77302.16%11/21/201911/22/201912/16/2019
7/25/2019quarterly$0.77302.11%8/22/20198/23/20199/16/2019
4/25/2019quarterly$0.72202.36%5/23/20195/24/20196/14/2019
1/31/2019quarterly$0.72202.74%2/21/20192/22/20193/15/2019
10/25/2018quarterly$0.72202.67%11/20/201811/21/201812/14/2018
7/26/2018quarterly$0.72203.11%8/23/20188/24/20189/14/2018
5/4/2018quarterly$0.65602.9%5/24/20185/25/20186/15/2018
2/1/2018quarterly$0.65602.65%2/22/20182/23/20183/15/2018
10/6/2017quarterly$0.65602.42%11/21/201711/22/201712/15/2017
7/26/2017quarterly$0.65602.48%8/23/20178/25/20179/15/2017
5/2/2017quarterly$0.61802.32%5/23/20175/25/20176/15/2017
2/3/2017quarterly$0.61802.31%2/22/20172/24/20173/15/2017
10/14/2016quarterly$0.61802.56%11/21/201611/23/201612/15/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.61802.23%8/23/20168/25/20169/15/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.58302.54%5/23/20165/25/20166/15/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.58302.68%2/23/20162/25/20163/15/2016
10/6/2015quarterly$0.58302.44%11/23/201511/25/201512/15/2015
8/7/2015quarterly$0.58302.54%8/21/20158/25/20159/15/2015
4/27/2015quarterly$0.53502.29%5/21/20155/26/20156/15/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.53502.09%2/23/20152/25/20153/16/2015
10/3/2014quarterly$0.53502.29%11/21/201411/25/201412/15/2014
7/24/2014quarterly$0.53502.32%8/21/20148/25/20149/15/2014
4/28/2014quarterly$0.48502.02%5/21/20145/23/20146/13/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.48501.95%2/21/20142/25/20143/14/2014
10/8/2013quarterly$0.48502.12%11/21/201311/25/201312/13/2013
7/25/2013quarterly$0.48502.07%8/21/20138/23/20139/13/2013
4/30/2013quarterly$0.421.91%5/22/20135/24/20136/14/2013
1/31/2013quarterly$0.422.1%2/21/20132/25/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)












The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) Dividend Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Hershey's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield for The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) is 2.01%. Learn more on HSY's dividend yield history

How much is The Hershey's annual dividend?

The annual dividend for The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) is $3.60. Learn more on HSY's dividend details

How often does The Hershey pay dividends?

The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) pays quarterly dividends to shareholders.

When was The Hershey's most recent dividend payment?

The Hershey's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.9010 per share was made to shareholders on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.

Is The Hershey's dividend growing?

Over the past three years, The Hershey's dividend has grown by 23.78%.

What track record does The Hershey have of raising its dividend?

The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) has increased its dividend for the past 12 consecutive years.

When did The Hershey last increase or decrease its dividend?

The most recent change in The Hershey's dividend was an increase of $0.0970 on Thursday, July 29, 2021.

What is The Hershey's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio for HSY is:
  • 57.23% based on the trailing year of earnings
  • 52.02% based on this year's estimates
  • 48.19% based on next year's estimates
  • 45.58% based on cash flow
This page was last updated on 10/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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