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HSY The Hershey Company monthly Stock Chart
The Hershey Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E31.38 EPS (ttm)3.04 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand212.65M Perf Week-1.50%
Market Cap20.26B Forward P/E20.85 EPS next Y4.57 Insider Trans-3.81% Shs Float- Perf Month-0.58%
Income743.90M PEG3.93 EPS next Q1.19 Inst Own75.70% Short Float- Perf Quarter-12.53%
Sales7.34B P/S2.76 EPS this Y-38.20% Inst Trans-0.41% Short Ratio1.25 Perf Half Y7.62%
Book/sh3.39 P/B28.11 EPS next Y7.18% ROA13.60% Target Price103.79 Perf Year2.15%
Cash/sh- P/C- EPS next 5Y7.98% ROE86.40% 52W Range80.92 - 117.15 Perf YTD8.72%
Dividend2.47 P/FCF71.93 EPS past 5Y0.70% ROI17.00% 52W High-18.66% Beta0.37
Dividend %2.59% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y5.40% Gross Margin45.20% 52W Low17.76% ATR1.19
Employees19060 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q3.70% Oper. Margin16.60% RSI (14)35.64 Volatility1.17% 1.19%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq4.21 EPS Q/Q215.90% Profit Margin10.10% Rel Volume0.48 Prev Close95.36
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.16 EarningsOct 28 BMO Payout68.10% Avg Volume1.35M Price95.29
Recom3.10 SMA20-0.08% SMA50-4.73% SMA200-0.38% Volume644,779 Change-0.07%
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
Oct-21-16 03:02PM  Hershey Trusts Microsoft Cloud To Power Digital Transformation at Forbes
Oct-18-16 12:41PM  The Hershey Co. : HSY-US: Dividend Analysis : August 25th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 18, 2016
08:00AM  Most Anticipated Hershey Innovation in 16 Years Unveiled for the First Time at National Association of Convenience Stores Show Business Wire
08:00AM  How to Trade a Volatile Breakout in Hershey
Oct-17-16 11:05AM  Hershey Declares Dividends
10:35AM  Hershey CEO to Step Down Next Year at Investopedia
Oct-14-16 04:50PM  Hershey begins CEO search as Bilbrey announces retirement
04:28PM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
04:13PM  Hershey Declares Quarterly Dividends Business Wire
04:08PM  James E. Nevels Announces Intention to Not Stand for Re-election on The Hershey Company Board of Directors Business Wire
02:40PM  It may be a sweet job, but Hershey CEO is stepping down at
01:49PM  Stocks Rise as Fed's Yellen Backs 'High-Pressure Economy'
10:38AM  Hershey's CEO John Bilbrey plans to retire next year
10:19AM  New Hershey (HSY) CEO Will End Up in a 'Difficult Position' as John Bilbrey Retires
10:14AM  Stocks Rise as Big Banks Beat Estimates, Consumer Sentiment Slides
09:29AM  Hershey CEO plans to retire
08:59AM  Hershey (HSY) Introduces Sea Salt Caramel Baking Chips
08:38AM  Stock Futures Rise as Big U.S. Banks Report, Retail Sales Climb
07:57AM  Hershey CEO Bilbrey to retire in July, stay as non-executive chairman
07:49AM  Early movers: JPM, PNC, HPQ, VMW, UAL, HSY, YHOO, PEP, SNE, HON & more at CNBC
07:23AM  Hershey CEO John Bilbrey to retire in July 2017 at MarketWatch
07:19AM  John P. Bilbrey Announces Intention to Retire as CEO of The Hershey Company Business Wire
Oct-13-16 10:32PM  Hershey CEO reportedly will step down at MarketWatch
10:01PM  Hershey CEO Bilbrey Preparing to Step Down, Reuters Reports at Bloomberg
10:12AM  Hersheys Kitchens Launches New Sea Salt Caramel Baking Chips Business Wire
09:28AM  The Hershey Company Makes Pledges to Further Equality in the Workplace Business Wire
Oct-07-16 11:55AM  Bittersweet: China's appetite for chocolate melts with economic slowdown at CNBC
Oct-06-16 11:43AM  Hershey to Webcast Third-Quarter Conference Call Business Wire
09:00AM  Get Treat-Spired This Halloween with Fun and Unique Treats from The Hershey Company Business Wire
Oct-05-16 07:04PM  Hersheys Cookie Layer Crunch Launched for National Cookie Month
05:04PM  PepsiCos Fiscal 3Q16 Net Revenue Down, Net Income Up Year-over-Year
09:17AM  Hershey Company (HSY) to Introduce Cookie Layer Crunch
Oct-04-16 08:00AM  The Hershey Company to Launch Hersheys Cookie Layer Crunch Business Wire
Oct-03-16 05:04PM  Why Did CDC Investigate General Mills E. ColiLinked Flour?
01:00PM  [$$] BT hangs up on 13-year-old 'connected world' logo in brand revamp at Financial Times
Sep-29-16 08:24AM  Orange and Hershey's Are 2 Undervalued Stocks Poised to Break Out at TheStreet
Sep-28-16 05:04PM  General Mills Declares a Dividend of $0.48 per Share
12:59PM  Mondelez May Seek Tuck-in Deals, China Growth After Hershey Dismisses $23 Billion Bid
Sep-27-16 06:21PM  The Top Food Stocks of 2016: Are Any of Them Buys? at Motley Fool
11:05AM  How Did General Mills Perform in Fiscal 1Q17?
Sep-26-16 01:00AM  Sentiments About the Market, Oil, Retailers: Jim Cramer's Views
Sep-23-16 07:01PM  Cramer: Here Are the Reasons the Market Is Hated
Sep-21-16 10:40AM  Another Drag on Staples ETFs
05:11AM  A chocolate war is about to heat up in the U.S. at MarketWatch
Sep-20-16 09:00AM  Hershey Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Fourth Consecutive Year Business Wire
08:05AM  Hershey Announces Retail Takeaway for the 4-Week Period Ended September 10, 2016 Business Wire
Sep-19-16 05:15PM  [$$] 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
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 & CSROct 17Option Exercise35.871,00035,87027,988Oct 18 01:19 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, GS, India, ME, Comm & CSROct 17Sale96.401,100106,04026,988Oct 18 01:19 PM
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