Hershey Co (HSY)
NYSE:HSY
HSYHershey Co
$178.88
$0.36 (0.2%)

Hershey Co Stock Analysis & Ratings

Hershey Co Stock Analysis Overview

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HSY

HSY Stock Stats

Previous Close$178.52
Open$178.65
Bid178.9 x 5
Ask183.09 x 30
Today’s Range$178.16 - $179.775
52-Week Range$134.00 - $182.24
Volume788.42K
Average Volume911.48K
Market Cap$36.86B
Beta0.37
P/E Ratio26.6
EPS6.73
Earnings DateOct 28, 2021
Dividend & Yield3.6 (1.79%)
Ex-Dividend DateAug 19, 2021

Company Description

Hershey Co

Pennsylvania-based The Hershey Co. is one of the largest chocolate manufacturers in the world. The company manufactures and markets chocolate and sugar confectionery products such as cookies, cakes, milkshakes, drinks, and many more that are produced globally. Its brands include Hershey's, Reese's, and Kisses. The company operates through two geographical segments: North America and International and Other.
Sector
Consumer Goods
Industry
Consumer Packaged Goods
CEO
Michele G. Buck
Employees
16,880
Address
19 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, PA, 17033, US

Financials


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HSY FAQ

What was Hershey Co’s price range in the past 12 months?
Hershey Co lowest stock price was $134.00 and its highest was $182.24 in the past 12 months.
    What is Hershey Co’s market cap?
    Hershey Co’s market cap is $36.86B.
      What is Hershey Co’s price target?
      The average price target for Hershey Co is $184.64. This is based on 11 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $194.00 ,the lowest forecast is $174.00. The average price target represents 3.22% Increase from the current price of $178.88.
        What do analysts say about Hershey Co?
        Hershey Co’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 11 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Hershey Co’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Hershey Co’s upcoming earnings report date is Oct 28, 2021 which is in 3 months.
            How were Hershey Co’s earnings last quarter?
            Hershey Co released its earnings results on Jul 29, 2021. The company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.425 by $0.025.
              Is Hershey Co overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Hershey Co’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Hershey Co pay dividends?
                Hershey Co pays a Notavailable dividend of $0.9 which represents an annual dividend yield of 1.79%. Hershey Co’s last Notavailable dividend payment was on Sep 15, 2021. Hershey Co’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Aug 19, 2021
                  What is Hershey Co’s EPS estimate?
                  Hershey Co’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Hershey Co have?
                  Hershey Co has 206,040,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Hershey Co’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Hershey Co reported an EPS of $1.45 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $1.425. Following the earnings report the stock price went up 1.348%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Hershey Co?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Hershey Co’s share is Bridgewater Associates, LP. It holds Hershey Co’s shares valued at 40M.

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