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HSY The Hershey Company monthly Stock Chart
The Hershey Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E31.18 EPS (ttm)3.04 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand213.19M Perf Week-0.86%
Market Cap20.19B Forward P/E20.71 EPS next Y4.57 Insider Trans-3.83% Shs Float- Perf Month-14.59%
Income743.90M PEG3.91 EPS next Q1.19 Inst Own76.30% Short Float- Perf Quarter-1.05%
Sales7.34B P/S2.75 EPS this Y-38.20% Inst Trans-1.56% Short Ratio0.87 Perf Half Y4.34%
Book/sh3.39 P/B27.94 EPS next Y7.22% ROA13.60% Target Price104.54 Perf Year6.40%
Cash/sh- P/C- EPS next 5Y7.98% ROE86.40% 52W Range80.92 - 117.15 Perf YTD8.05%
Dividend2.47 P/FCF71.67 EPS past 5Y0.70% ROI17.00% 52W High-19.16% Beta0.24
Dividend %2.61% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y5.40% Gross Margin45.20% 52W Low17.03% ATR1.69
Employees19060 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q3.70% Oper. Margin16.60% RSI (14)24.89 Volatility1.72% 1.35%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq4.21 EPS Q/Q215.90% Profit Margin10.10% Rel Volume0.75 Prev Close95.33
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.16 EarningsOct 27 BMO Payout68.10% Avg Volume1.90M Price94.70
Recom3.10 SMA20-3.31% SMA50-10.27% SMA200-0.22% Volume1,433,100 Change-0.66%
Sep-06-16Resumed JP Morgan Neutral
Aug-30-16Resumed BofA/Merrill Underperform $100
Jul-27-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $92 → $105
Jul-26-16Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $91 → $105
Jul-05-16Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Apr-27-16Reiterated UBS Neutral $94 → $92
Apr-20-16Downgrade BofA/Merrill Buy → Underperform
Jan-26-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $95 → $92
Jan-20-16Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $96
Jan-11-16Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Dec-08-15Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $96
Sep-16-15Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight $90 → $100
Aug-05-15Downgrade Wells Fargo Outperform → Market Perform
Jul-02-15Initiated Societe Generale Sell
Jun-22-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $106 → $95
Apr-24-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $103 → $98
Apr-20-15Initiated Nomura Reduce $88
Jan-27-15Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform $110 → $113
Jan-23-15Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $109 → $111
May-29-14Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
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Sep-26-16 01:00AM  Sentiments About the Market, Oil, Retailers: Jim Cramer's Views
Sep-23-16 07:01PM  Cramer: Here Are the Reasons the Market Is Hated
Sep-21-16 10:40AM  Another Drag on Staples ETFs
05:11AM  A chocolate war is about to heat up in the U.S. at MarketWatch
Sep-20-16 09:00AM  Hershey Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Fourth Consecutive Year Business Wire
08:05AM  Hershey Announces Retail Takeaway for the 4-Week Period Ended September 10, 2016 Business Wire
Sep-19-16 05:15PM  [$$] Food Stocks Look Spoiled at
Sep-16-16 12:28PM  Five NYSE Stocks With Sinking Short Interest at Insider Monkey
Sep-12-16 08:08AM  BizWireTV Accelerator Report: Crowdfunding Record-Holder Makes 3D Laser Printing History and Home Cooks, Get Ready to Bake Business Wire
Sep-08-16 10:53AM  Chocolate War: Mondelez Plans to Go After Hershey's U.S. Business at Motley Fool
Sep-07-16 09:55AM  Mondelez outlines U.S. growth plans after Hershey snub
08:00AM  Spurned by Hershey, Mondelez Pushes Into U.S. Chocolate Market at Bloomberg
Sep-06-16 09:58AM  Chefd Partners with The Hershey Company to Introduce Dessert Meal Kits Business Wire
Sep-01-16 11:04AM  Why Did Hershey Fall by 10.8% on August 30?
10:13AM  Top Research Reports for 1st September, 2016
10:05AM  Why is the Vanguard Morgan Growth Fund Having a Patchy YTD 2016?
08:05AM  General Mills Made Key Changes in Its Management
Aug-31-16 06:11PM  [$$] Energy stocks drag S&P 500 lower at Financial Times
11:31AM  This stock is up 12,000%and one strategist says there's more room to run at CNBC
11:17AM  [$$] Hershey Could Break From the Past at
11:06AM  After Big Drop, Is it Time to Buy Hershey (HSY) Stock?
10:10AM  Company News for August 31, 2016
10:05AM  Mondelz International Closes Plan of Hershey Acquisition
09:20AM  Blog Coverage Mondelez Abandons Hershey Acquisition Bid
08:24AM  The Hershey Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSY-US : August 31, 2016
Aug-30-16 08:30PM  Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Urge to Merge Rules Wall Street -10.76%
07:04PM  The Hershey Company Shows Mixed Price Movement on August 29
06:23PM  What Happened in the Stock Market Today at Motley Fool
04:27PM  Hershey stock plummets 10% after Mondelez merger crumbles at CNBC
04:07PM  Stocks Retreat on Lower Oil Prices, Rate Hike Jitters
03:07PM  Mondelez: What's Next After Kissing Off Hershey? at
03:05PM  Hershey Rebuffs Mondelez's Latest Bid at Investopedia
02:44PM  [$$] Mondelez Plans 'What's Next' After Hershey Rebuff at The Wall Street Journal
02:21PM  Hershey Should Be Ashamed of Itself
01:53PM  'Hershey (HSY) Seems Too Resistant Against Any Kind Of An Acquisition,' CNBC's Najarian Says
01:26PM  Good, bad, ugly: UAL, HRB & HSY
12:30PM  4 Stocks, 4 trades: ANF, UAL & more
11:50AM  The Hershey Co. Tumbles After Mondelez Deal Scrapped at Motley Fool
11:47AM  Is Hershey (HSY) Too Difficult to Buy? BloombergTV Weighs In
10:53AM  Why Apple, Hershey, Mondelez, and Two More Are Trending at Insider Monkey
10:52AM  Mondelez was rejected. How will it move on?
10:31AM  Mondelez International (MDLZ) Drops Plan to Buy Hershey
10:26AM  Stocks Drift Lower; Apple Dips As Hershey, Abercrombie Dive
10:00AM  Here's How the Hershey Trust Shafts Shareholders
09:27AM  Stocks to Watch: Apple, Hershey, G-III, Abercrombie & Fitch at The Wall Street Journal
09:13AM  No deal between Mondelez, Hershey
09:11AM  Morning Movers: AAPL, HSY, AAL, DSW, ANF
09:07AM  Deals of the Day: Mondelez Drops Hershey Chase, KKR Nabs Calabrio at The Wall Street Journal
08:42AM  Hershey (HSY) Stock Tumbles on Dropped Mondelez Bid
08:19AM  Morning Movers: Hershey Tumbles as Mondelez Withdraws Bid; United Continental Flies at
08:04AM  Stock Futures Slip as Fed's Fischer Says Rate Hikes Dependent on Data
08:00AM  Stocks to Watch: August 30, 2016
07:16AM  What's Mondelez's Next Move After Failed Fling With Hershey?
06:55AM  The 10-Point: Gerard Baker on Apple's Taxes, the Failed Hershey Bid, U.S.-Turkish Coordination and More. at The Wall Street Journal
05:57AM  5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday
12:04AM  [$$] Mondelez Drops Offer for Hershey at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-29-16 08:21PM  [$$] Mondelez Walks Away After Hershey Spurns Raised Bid at The Wall Street Journal
08:02PM  [$$] Mondelez abandons Hershey takeover bid at Financial Times
07:40PM  Mondelez abandons pursuit of U.S. chocolate maker Hershey
07:15PM  Mondelez ends bid to buy Hershey at
06:31PM  Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey
06:07PM  Business Highlights
05:59PM  Final Trade: TOL, FB & more
05:47PM  Here's Why Hershey (HSY) Stock Plummeted Today
05:42PM  Mondelez Drops Hershey Bid; American's President Flies To United
05:24PM  Mondelez no longer pursuing merger with Hershey
05:23PM  Mondelez Gives Up Its Pursuit Of Hershey Merger at Forbes
05:16PM  Hershey shares plunge as Mondelez drops its $23 billion purchase bid at MarketWatch
05:08PM  Hershey (HSY) Stock Falls in After-Hours Trading, Mondelez Not Pursuing Deal
04:56PM  Hershey (HSY) May Still Be A Good Buy Despite Loss of Mondelez Bid, Says CNBC's Guy Adami
04:25PM  Hershey shares dive after Mondelez calls off deal talks at MarketWatch
04:20PM  Mondelez Abandons Hershey Talks Two Months After Bid Was Snubbed at Bloomberg
Aug-19-16 01:00AM  Revealed: A Stock You Can Own 'Forever'
Aug-17-16 02:48PM  Hershey's is Looking Tasty Again
Aug-16-16 12:28AM  [$$] Hershey, Pa., Is the Town That Chocolate Built at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-15-16 07:46PM  [$$] The Town That Chocolate Built at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-12-16 02:37PM  General Mills Rose by Just 0.01% on August 11: Why?
09:28AM  [$$] Mondelez to buy Cadbury Biscuits License from Burton's at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-10-16 01:00AM  Hershey trust to discuss new appointees this week
12:10AM  [$$] Packaged Foods New Selling Point: Fewer Ingredients at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-09-16 03:42PM  The Hershey Company Issues Notes, Receives Moodys Rating
03:06PM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation
01:26PM  Packaged Foods New Selling Point: Fewer Ingredients
Aug-08-16 08:55AM  [$$] US companies tap global demand for bonds at Financial Times
08:02AM  Hersheys Chocolate Celebrates Team USA on National Smores Day Business Wire
Aug-05-16 11:04AM  Hershey Stock Rebounds after Rejecting Mondelezs Offer
09:04AM  Analyst Recommendations for Hershey after Its 2Q16 Results
Aug-04-16 02:58PM  ETFs with exposure to The Hershey Co. : August 4, 2016
11:04AM  Hersheys Returns, Including a 6% Dividend Hike, Hit a Sweet Spot
09:05AM  How Fresh Milk, Pure Sugar Cane May Boost Hersheys Revenue
Aug-03-16 05:25PM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exh
01:07PM  Jim Cramer -- Not Expecting Fireworks From Kraft Earnings
01:04PM  HERSHEY CO Financials
11:06AM  What Caused Hersheys Margin Decline in 2Q16?
09:08AM  Hersheys International Segment Flexes Its Muscles in 2Q16
Aug-02-16 04:32PM  The Hershey Company Announces Pricing Of $500,000,000 2.300% Notes Due 2026 and $300,000,000 3.375% Notes Due 2046 Business Wire
12:19PM  Hershey Company (The) -- Moody's rates Hershey's notes at A1 at Moody's
12:13PM  The Hershey Co. :HSY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 2, 2016
The Hershey Company manufactures, imports, markets, distributes, and sells confectionery products. The company operates through two segments, North America, and International and Other. It offers chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products comprising chewing gums and bubble gums; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings, beverages, and sundae syrups; and snack items, including spreads, meat snacks, bars and snack bites, and mixes. The company provides its products primarily under the Hershey's, Reese's, Kisses, Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, Cadbury, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers, York, Scharffen Berger, Dagoba, Ice Breakers, Breathsavers, and Bubble Yum brands, as well as under the Golden Monkey, Pelon Pelo Rico, IO-IO, Nutrine, Maha Lacto, Jumpin, and Sofit brands. It markets and sells its products to wholesale distributors, chain grocery stores, mass merchandisers, chain drug stores, vending companies, wholesale clubs, convenience stores, dollar stores, concessionaires, and department stores. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRSep 15Option Exercise35.871,00035,87028,088Sep 19 08:41 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRSep 15Sale95.601,100105,16027,088Sep 19 08:41 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRAug 15Option Exercise46.221,00046,21627,738Aug 16 03:24 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRAug 15Sale111.411,100122,55127,188Aug 16 03:24 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRJul 15Option Exercise54.681,00054,68028,288Jul 18 03:39 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRJul 15Sale108.431,100119,27327,288Jul 18 03:39 PM
Buck MicheleEVP, Chief Operating OfficerJun 30Option Exercise60.6813,500819,180168,710Jul 01 10:20 AM
Buck MicheleEVP, Chief Operating OfficerJun 30Sale107.3113,5001,448,624155,210Jul 01 10:20 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRJun 15Option Exercise54.681,00054,68028,388Jun 16 10:42 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSRJun 15Sale96.511,100106,15727,388Jun 16 10:42 AM
WALLING KEVIN RSVP Chief HR OfficerJun 13Option Exercise55.1213,568747,86843,783Jun 15 08:46 AM
WALLING KEVIN RSVP Chief HR OfficerJun 13Sale96.1213,5681,304,15630,215Jun 15 08:46 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOMay 16Option Exercise54.681,00054,68028,488May 17 03:54 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOMay 16Sale92.261,100101,48627,488May 17 03:54 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOApr 15Option Exercise54.681,00054,68028,588Apr 19 09:40 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOApr 15Sale92.321,100101,55227,588Apr 19 09:40 AM
Ridge Thomas JDirectorMar 09Sale92.6632830,39431,236Apr 21 09:18 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOFeb 16Option Exercise54.681,00054,68025,250Feb 18 05:00 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOFeb 16Sale90.001,10099,00024,250Feb 18 05:00 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOFeb 01Option Exercise54.681,00054,68025,350Feb 02 04:00 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAOFeb 01Sale90.001,10099,00024,350Feb 02 04:00 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAODec 24Option Exercise54.681,00054,68025,450Dec 29 09:22 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, CAODec 24Sale90.281,10099,30824,450Dec 29 09:22 AM