The Hershey Co. (HSY)

157.03
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 158.38
Day Low/High 156.45 / 159.26
52 Wk Low/High 98.50 / 158.79
Avg Volume 1.24M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 148.97M
Market Cap 32.32B
EPS 5.80
P/E Ratio 27.40
Div & Yield 3.09 (1.82%)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jim Cramer Says Consumer Stocks Like Clorox 'Have it All' Right Now

Jim Cramer Says Consumer Stocks Like Clorox 'Have it All' Right Now

Jim Cramer says consumer products companies like Clorox, PepsiCo, and Procter & Gamble have the best stock charts right now.

A Tale of 2 Companies: TR and LANC

Tootsie Roll and Lancaster Colony are vastly different food firms.

General Mills Expands Pantry With Buy of Meat Snacks Maker Epic

General Mills Expands Pantry With Buy of Meat Snacks Maker Epic

Food conglomerate General Mills Inc. has bought Epic Provisions LLC, an Austin, Texas-based maker of meat snacks, the acquirer said on Wednesday, Jan. 6.

Hershey Shares Might Tempt Investors in the New Year

A move back to the upper $90s for HSY in the weeks ahead would break the 40-week moving average and the downtrend that a ruler would identify.

Jim Cramer Expects a Santa Claus Rally for Amazon, Google

Jim Cramer Expects a Santa Claus Rally for Amazon, Google

Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of TheStreet's Action Alerts Plus and host of CNBC's 'Mad Money,' sees a selective Santa Claus rally on Wall Street this year.