The Hershey Co (HSY)

HSY (NYSE:Food & Beverage)
$93.85
neg -0.34
-0.36%
Today's Range: 93.70 - 94.95 | HSY Avg Daily Volume: 1,129,000
Last Update: 10/23/14 - 4:03 PM EDT
Volume: 658,384
YTD Performance: -3.13%
Open: $94.66
Previous Close: $94.19
52 Week Range: $87.88 - $108.69
Oustanding Shares: 221,828,656
Market Cap: 15,195,548,935
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 3 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 6 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.30 2.50 2.50 2.50
Latest Dividend: 0.54
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.27%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/21/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 25.48
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HSY Sector Avg. S&P 500
25.48 25.40 28.03
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.73% -2.92% 56.31%
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 (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.08 $1.05 $4.06 $4.48
Number of Analysts 7 6 9 9
High Estimate $1.13 $1.10 $4.08 $4.51
Low Estimate $1.04 $1.01 $4.05 $4.45
Prior Year $1.04 $0.86 $3.72 $4.06
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.12% 22.67% 9.02% 10.52%
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Jim Cramer

 | Sep 24, 2014 | 2:56 PM EDT

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 | Sep 18, 2014 | 2:20 PM EDT

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 | Jul 20, 2014 | 8:00 PM EDT

The earnings deluge awaits.

Jul 18, 2014 | 7:21 PM EDT

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bearishHershey downgraded at Credit Suisse

Jul 16, 2014 | 7:23 AM EDT

HSY was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Credit Suisse said. $101 price target. Company said that earnings quality is falling. 

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Brian Sozzi

 | Jun 16, 2014 | 9:00 AM EDT

The "great food consolidation" creates big opportunities.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Jun 11, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

Here's what I've gleaned from talking to some fresh-faced interns.

bearishHershey downgraded at Argus

May 29, 2014 | 8:21 AM EDT

HSY was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Argus said. Revenue growth has slowed significantly.

 

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Brian Sozzi

 | May 8, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

M&A activity has jumped 50%.

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Gary Dvorchak

 | Apr 25, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

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