The Hershey Co (HSY)

HSY (NYSE:Food & Beverage) EQUITY
$88.83
pos +0.92
+1.00%
Today's Range: 88.08 - 89.66 | HSY Avg Daily Volume: 1,252,200
Last Update: 06/30/15 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 1,401,067
YTD Performance: -15.41%
Open: $88.44
Previous Close: $87.91
52 Week Range: $87.79 - $111.35
Oustanding Shares: 219,045,549
Market Cap: 14,028,602,111
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 2 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 8 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.60 2.60 2.60 2.60
Latest Dividend: 0.54
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.42%
Dividend Ex-Date: 05/21/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 23.55
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HSY Sector Avg. S&P 500
23.55 23.60 26.65
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-13.72% -9.30% 22.05%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 3.90 0.22 0.07
Net Income 3.20 0.35 0.10
EPS 4.30 0.37 0.11
Earnings for HSY:
EBITDA 1.65B
Revenue 7.42B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/15) Qtr (09/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.74 $1.17 $4.14 $4.61
Number of Analysts 7 6 7 9
High Estimate $0.76 $1.24 $4.16 $4.80
Low Estimate $0.72 $1.12 $4.12 $4.41
Prior Year $0.76 $1.05 $3.98 $4.14
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -2.44% 11.59% 4.09% 11.33%
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
On fundamentals, HSY now offers a good shot at getting back to triple-digits.
Bearish
Jun 22, 2015 | 7:59 AM EDT
Shares of HSY now seen reaching $93, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also cut, given the company's new guidance. Neutral rating. ...

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The market continues to grind lower as it has throughout the day. The dollar and gold are flat. I'm beginning to think equities are going to continue to be range-bound minus some sort of catalyst, good or bad.
With a malaise seemingly at hand, you can't afford to be too bullish about this alleged economic juggernaut.
Update
Apr 28, 2015 | 6:24 AM EDT
HSY - Hershey Co Annual Shareholders Meeting - 10AM
Bearish
Apr 24, 2015 | 8:18 AM EDT
Shares of HSY now seen reaching $102, according to JP Morgan. Estimates also reduced, given lower visibility in China. Neutral rating.&...
And a busy reporting day is on tap for Thursday.
Bearish
Apr 20, 2015 | 7:11 AM EDT
HSY was initiated with a Reduce rating, Nomura said. Valuation call, based on an $88 price target. 
The shift toward mobile video is gaining speed.
Coffee, sugar and cocoa going down -- cotton, too.

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