The Hershey Company (HSY)

HSY (NYSE:Food & Beverage)
$100.61
pos +0.14
+0.14%
Today's Range: 99.84 - 100.64 | HSY Avg Daily Volume: 1,165,900
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 528,824
YTD Performance: 3.33%
Open: $100.28
Previous Close: $100.47
52 Week Range: $85.14 - $108.69
Oustanding Shares: 223,805,223
Market Cap: 16,197,841,352
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for HSY
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 5 5 5
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.36 2.25 2.25 2.25
Latest Dividend: 0.48
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.83%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/21/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 29.42
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HSY Sector Avg. S&P 500
29.42 27.60 28.65
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.97% 12.66% 75.34%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 7.60 0.26 0.08
Net Income 24.10 0.61 0.17
EPS 24.80 0.64 0.18
Earnings for HSY:
EBITDA 1.56B
Revenue 7.15B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.16 $0.82 $4.13 $4.56
Number of Analysts 8 7 9 10
High Estimate $1.22 $0.85 $4.18 $4.65
Low Estimate $1.12 $0.79 $4.10 $4.48
Prior Year $1.09 $0.72 $3.72 $4.13
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 6.08% 13.69% 10.99% 10.34%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
By

Christopher Versace

 | Apr 10, 2014 | 9:00 AM EDT

We can expect to hear about cold weather and a late Easter.

bearishHershey downgraded at Goldman

Apr 9, 2014 | 7:57 AM EDT

HSY was downgraded to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. Estimates also cut, given lower sales and margin expectations. $90 price target. 

By

Brian Sozzi

 | Apr 7, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

Watch for rotation into value names from growth.

By

Scott Redler

 | Mar 19, 2014 | 6:18 PM EDT

Michael Kors triggers our $99 entry price, closes on highs.

By

Scott Redler

 | Mar 13, 2014 | 6:21 PM EDT

Hershey triggers our $106 entry price.

By

Scott Redler

 | Mar 12, 2014 | 6:16 PM EDT

Hershey has a compelling bull flag pattern and is holding above its 21-day EMA.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Mar 5, 2014 | 8:03 AM EST

These sectors almost never see the kind of rallies they just had.

bullishHershey target raised at Credit Suisse

Feb 25, 2014 | 7:57 AM EST

Shares of HSY now seen reaching $117, according to Credit Suisse. Company can continue to deliver consistent growth across the globe. Outperform rating. 

By

Scott Redler

 | Feb 18, 2014 | 6:50 PM EST

SunPower surged today to get to the upper end of the inverse head and shoulders pattern.

By

Scott Redler

 | Feb 18, 2014 | 8:30 AM EST

Hershey is approaching our target zone, so we'll look to take it off the table in the coming sessions.

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