The Hershey Co (HSY)

HSY (NYSE:Food & Beverage) EQUITY
pos +0.34
Today's Range: 106.61 - 107.59 | HSY Avg Daily Volume: 982,600
Last Update: 08/23/17 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 2,264,846
YTD Performance: 4.19%
Open: $107.07
Previous Close: $107.10
52 Week Range: $94.03 - $116.49
Oustanding Shares: 212,446,809
Market Cap: 22,861,401,116
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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 1 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 9 9 11
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.75 2.91 2.91 2.92
Latest Dividend: 0.66
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.44%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/23/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 34.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HSY Sector Avg. S&P 500
34.38 34.30 35.60
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-4.44% -5.38% 17.14%
Revenue 0.70 0.00 0.01
Net Income 40.40 -0.10 -0.04
EPS 43.70 -0.10 -0.03
Earnings for HSY:
Revenue 7.44B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/17) Qtr (12/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $1.27 $1.13 $4.80 $5.15
Number of Analysts 6 5 7 7
High Estimate $1.30 $1.16 $4.83 $5.22
Low Estimate $1.22 $1.12 $4.78 $5.10
Prior Year $1.29 $1.17 $4.41 $4.80
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -1.42% -3.08% 8.88% 7.32%
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Their overseas business has been carrying them.
We know that we are in the era when index managers are ascendant.
Mar 02, 2017 | 7:26 AM EST
HSY estimates were raised through 2019, Credit Suisse said. Company is cutting costs overseas. Outperform rating and new $121 price tar...
Despite Kraft Heinz-Unilever misfire, there are still promising candidates on the menu.
Feb 28, 2017 | 7:41 AM EST
HSY was upgraded from Sell to Hold, Societe Generale said. $110 price target. Company can expand its margins in the next several years....
Jan 06, 2017 | 7:22 AM EST
HSY was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. $117 price target. Confident that management can turn the business aro...
Shares of these companies have been value destroyers
It might take a couple of closes above $165 to signal a breakout on the upside, or $120 on the downside.

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