The Hershey Co (HSY)

HSY (NYSE:Food & Beverage) EQUITY
pos +0.34
Today's Range: 95.40 - 96.52 | HSY Avg Daily Volume: 1,324,400
Last Update: 10/26/16 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 775,768
YTD Performance: 7.71%
Open: $95.90
Previous Close: $95.81
52 Week Range: $82.42 - $117.79
Oustanding Shares: 213,189,504
Market Cap: 20,425,686,378
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 1 1 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 10 8 8 8
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.92 2.90 2.90 2.90
Latest Dividend: 0.62
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.58%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/21/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 28.10
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HSY Sector Avg. S&P 500
28.10 42.10 29.40
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-12.22% 1.25% -0.99%
Revenue -0.50 0.10 0.04
Net Income -39.40 -0.20 -0.08
EPS -38.30 -0.20 -0.06
Earnings for HSY:
Revenue 7.39B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.18 $1.13 $4.26 $4.56
Number of Analysts 7 6 8 8
High Estimate $1.20 $1.15 $4.28 $4.62
Low Estimate $1.16 $1.11 $4.24 $4.50
Prior Year $1.17 $1.08 $4.12 $4.26
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 1.10% 4.17% 3.34% 7.05%
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