The Hershey Co. (HSY)

130.84
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 132.45
Day Low/High 128.81 / 135.51
52 Wk Low/High 109.88 / 162.20
Avg Volume 1.10M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 148.14M
Market Cap 26.46B
EPS 5.50
P/E Ratio 24.26
Div & Yield 3.09 (2.41%)
Cramer: For Ackman, It's Like Free-Agency Time in the NFL

Cramer: For Ackman, It's Like Free-Agency Time in the NFL

He needs Mondelez to make a deal -- any deal.

Cramer: 11 Reasons Why the Market Turned

Cramer: 11 Reasons Why the Market Turned

All of these add up to a level of insecurity on the part of sidelined money.

Cramer: 5 Market Themes for the Rest of 2016

Cramer: 5 Market Themes for the Rest of 2016

It's a pretty broad spectrum, but they've definitely arrived.

Cramer: It's Jobs Day, but Look at Oil and Banks, Too

Cramer: It's Jobs Day, but Look at Oil and Banks, Too

Bank stocks react to vicious expected number cuts, but what if they're not so bad?

Mondelez and Hershey Would not 'Taste Great Together'

Mondelez and Hershey Would not 'Taste Great Together'

This takeover bid is a desperate attempt by MDLZ management to cover up its poor top-line performance.

Cramer: Earnings, not Oil, Should Be Guiding This Market

Cramer: Earnings, not Oil, Should Be Guiding This Market

Brexit and Amazon are more important than oil prices, and keep an eye on takeover targets. 

Jim Cramer: Pantry Companies Need to Merge

Jim Cramer: Pantry Companies Need to Merge

TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer says pantry companies aren't going to grow and need to make an acquisition.

Cramer: Constellation Brands' Stock Price Is Up for the Best of Reasons

Cramer: Constellation Brands' Stock Price Is Up for the Best of Reasons

Luck matters, but what you do with it matters more.

My Takeaways and Observations

My 3 a.m. project this morning: I am not banking on banks. Today's stock performance could be a tad disquieting to bank bulls, though not conclusive (it's only one day!). Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC) were barely higher on the day. To me, ...

Mondelez Makes $23B Takeover Offer For Hershey

Mondelez Makes $23B Takeover Offer For Hershey

Shares of Hershey's surged on Thursday after a report that Mondelez had approached the chocolate manufacturer with a $23 billion takeover offer.

Closing Bell: Hershey Rejects Mondelez Offer; U.S. Stocks Rally

Closing Bell: Hershey Rejects Mondelez Offer; U.S. Stocks Rally

The S&P 500 enjoyed a third straight day in rally mode, while closing out the second quarter with gains of more than one percent.

Cramer: Spurt of Takeover Bids Rocks Short-Sellers' World

Just when Brexit was supposed to be disastrous for stocks, buyers blasphemously step up to spend billions on other companies.

3 Reasons Why Food Sector Should Hurry Up and Finish Consolidating

3 Reasons Why Food Sector Should Hurry Up and Finish Consolidating

And 2 potential deals that make sense.

Trending Tickers: MDLZ, HSY, CHK, HBI

It appears the Brexit-triggered panic is subsiding as markets begin to rebound.

Cramer: To Grow, Members of Food Group Must Devour Each Other

Cramer: To Grow, Members of Food Group Must Devour Each Other

As bid from Mondelez for Hershey shows, companies with no growth either invent it or buy it.

Midday Report: Hershey Spikes on Deal Talk; U.S. Stocks Climb

Midday Report: Hershey Spikes on Deal Talk; U.S. Stocks Climb

U.S. stocks moved more confidently higher after Bank of England's Mark Carney backed further monetary easing in the wake of the Brexit decision.

Hershey Can Still Raise the Bar

Hershey Can Still Raise the Bar

Charts say the rally can continue.

Market Is Sweet on Mondelez's Hershey Takeover Offer

The reported takeover offer by Mondelez (MDLZ) for Hershey (HSY) is buoying consumer staples. That, in turn, is holding the S&P 500 at lofty levels.

Wishy-Washy Fed Puzzles Investors

Wishy-Washy Fed Puzzles Investors

The takeaway from the latest Fed spectacle may be to invest nothing long-term in the stock market. 

Nestle May be on a Takeover Hunt, But Hershey Likely Not on List

Nestle May be on a Takeover Hunt, But Hershey Likely Not on List

As Nestle, the world's largest food marker, looks to build global brands and overcome China weaknesses, experts say the possibility of a Hershey takeover is not likely.

WhiteWave Foods Could Become Activist or Takeover Target

Activist fund Hudson Executive has quietly accumulated a stake in the health and wellness company.

Rate Hike Could Prove to Be a Sweet Deal for Food Companies

Rate Hike Could Prove to Be a Sweet Deal for Food Companies

Hershey is one that stands to gain.

Closing Bell: S&P Removes Exxon's AAA Credit Rating; U.S. Stocks Mixed

Closing Bell: S&P Removes Exxon's AAA Credit Rating; U.S. Stocks Mixed

U.S. stocks remained mixed through the afternoon on Tuesday.

U.S. Futures Bounce Back as Crude Prices Also Climb

Earnings season also continues today with Hershey and Procter & Gamble reporting before the opening bell. 

Cramer: When Oil Slips, Market Slides Back to Growth

Cramer: When Oil Slips, Market Slides Back to Growth

It's an important signal that the market can rotate into the tried and true and isn't a one-trick industrial pony.

Closing Bell: Lexmark Surges on Acquisition; Crude Closes at 2016 High

Closing Bell: Lexmark Surges on Acquisition; Crude Closes at 2016 High

U.S. stocks ended around session highs on Wednesday as crude oil roared to its highest settlement of 2016.

Jim Cramer Says as Hershey Stock Bottoms, He’ll Look to Buy It

Jim Cramer Says as Hershey Stock Bottoms, He’ll Look to Buy It

Jim Cramer says Hershey is a play on improving convenience store sales, and as that stock comes in and bottoms, he looks at it as a buy.

Jim Cramer: Hershey Is a Convenience Store Play

Jim Cramer: Hershey Is a Convenience Store Play

Consumers are spending more money in convenience stores and Hershey is a convenience store play, says Jim Cramer.

Hershey downgraded at BofA/Merrill