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HSY [NYSE]
The Hershey Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.05 EPS (ttm)3.77 Insider Own8.50% Shs Outstand221.37M Perf Week-1.26%
Market Cap21.74B Forward P/E20.57 EPS next Y4.77 Insider Trans-0.61% Shs Float217.32M Perf Month-2.33%
Income846.90M PEG2.62 EPS next Q1.17 Inst Own77.20% Short Float1.91% Perf Quarter-10.81%
Sales7.42B P/S2.93 EPS this Y4.40% Inst Trans-0.04% Short Ratio3.50 Perf Half Y8.97%
Book/sh6.57 P/B14.95 EPS next Y9.67% ROA15.30% Target Price107.36 Perf Year-0.27%
Cash/sh2.13 P/C46.06 EPS next 5Y9.96% ROE55.10% 52W Range86.44 - 110.79 Perf YTD-5.03%
Dividend2.14 P/FCF805.21 EPS past 5Y14.70% ROI25.60% 52W High-11.36% Beta0.21
Dividend %2.18% Quick Ratio0.70 Sales past 5Y7.00% Gross Margin44.90% 52W Low13.61% ATR1.56
Employees20800 Current Ratio1.20 Sales Q/Q2.70% Oper. Margin19.30% RSI (14)36.81 Volatility1.65% 1.49%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.50 EPS Q/Q11.00% Profit Margin11.40% Rel Volume1.82 Prev Close100.27
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.06 EarningsApr 23 BMO Payout53.70% Avg Volume1.19M Price98.21
Recom2.60 SMA20-2.83% SMA50-4.01% SMA2000.80% Volume2,130,900 Change-2.05%
Apr-20-15Initiated Nomura Reduce $88
Jan-27-15Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform $110 → $113
Jan-23-15Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $109 → $111
May-29-14Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Feb-24-14Reiterated Argus Buy $115 → $125
Nov-26-13Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $110
Nov-07-13Reiterated Argus Buy $107 → $115
Oct-25-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $87 → $90
Jul-26-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $92 → $97
Apr-03-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $75 → $80
Feb-06-13Reiterated Argus Buy $82 → $92
Feb-01-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $76 → $82
Jan-07-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $68 → $70
Jun-26-12Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $62 → $64
May-09-12Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $78
Nov-21-11Upgrade Ticonderoga Neutral → Buy $66
Nov-14-11Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
May-16-11Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $51 → $53
May-12-11Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy
Apr-27-11Reiterated UBS Neutral $54 → $58
Apr-20-15 03:43PM  Hershey in Top 50 of Americas 100 Best Corporate Citizens at noodls
03:25PM  Analyst: Hershey Co. U.S. Competition Stiffens; Latin America Slows Down
02:58PM  Hershey in Top 50 of Americas 100 Best Corporate Citizens Business Wire
01:13PM  Analyst Sees New Menu On Wall Street For Packaged Foods Sector
10:03AM  Kraft to remove artificial flavors, colors from US mac & cheese in 2016 at MarketWatch
08:57AM  Analysts' Actions -- Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills, Hershey and More
07:14AM  Coverage initiated on Hershey Foods by Nomura
Apr-17-15 02:33PM  Street Talk: ICPT under the radar
02:15PM  Why Is Citi Removing Hershey From Its U.S. Focus List?
07:49AM  Early movers: GE, HON, GS, AXP, MAT, VZ & more at CNBC
Apr-16-15 10:44AM  Consumer staples lead, Philip Morris up nearly 8%
Apr-08-15 09:00AM  Refresh In An Instant With New ICE BREAKERS COOL BLASTS Chews PR Newswire
Apr-07-15 09:27AM  Hershey to Webcast First-Quarter Conference Call at noodls
09:00AM  Hershey to Webcast First-Quarter Conference Call Business Wire
08:38AM  5 Consumer Stocks to Trade for Gains at TheStreet
08:00AM  Hershey to Source Enough Certified and Sustainable Cocoa to Produce Four of Its Iconic Chocolate Brands in 2016 Business Wire
Apr-03-15 08:18AM  Yahoo Finance Exclusive: Inside Warren Buffett's childhood home
Apr-02-15 11:22AM  Hershey CEO John Bilbrey takes chairman's seat
07:45AM  Hershey names CEO John Bilbrey board chairman at MarketWatch
07:41AM  Hershey CEO John Bilbrey takes a seat on the board
07:36AM  CEO John P. Bilbrey Elected Chairman of The Hershey Company at noodls
07:05AM  CEO John P. Bilbrey Elected Chairman of The Hershey Company Business Wire
07:02AM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Other Events, Financi
Mar-25-15 08:53AM  Hershey and IOI Loders Croklaan Helping to Foster Gender Equality for Ghanaian Women in the Shea Industry at noodls
08:21AM  Hershey and IOI Loders Croklaan Helping to Foster Gender Equality for Ghanaian Women in the Shea Industry Business Wire
Mar-24-15 08:15AM  Reese's Peanut Butter Cups Continue Their Perfect NCAA® Partnership With College All-Star Game And Final Four Friday PR Newswire
Mar-23-15 08:12AM  Wall Street eyes Fed hints; Monsanto controversy; Starbucks' reversal
Mar-20-15 04:28PM  Louis Moore Bacon Upped Stake in a Snack Food Conglomerate
Mar-17-15 09:58AM  What to Expect When General Mills (GIS) Reports Earnings Results Tomorrow at TheStreet
08:28AM  3 Favorite Dividend Stocks at Hedge Fund Renaissance Technologies at TheStreet
Mar-10-15 11:02AM  Stocks slide on strong dollar, Burger King drops soda from kid's meals and chocolate is back! Yahoo Finance
Mar-09-15 04:03PM  Hershey Named as One of the World's Most Ethical Companies at noodls
03:00PM  Hershey Named as One of the World's Most Ethical Companies Business Wire
Mar-06-15 05:06PM  Caxton Associates significantly boosts its position in Mondelez
Feb-27-15 02:20PM  CFO Moves: Hershey, Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, Pearson at The Wall Street Journal
01:04PM  HERSHEY CO Financials
07:02AM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Feb-26-15 05:54PM  Hershey Names Patricia A. Little as Financial Chief at The Wall Street Journal
04:58PM  Hershey Reaffirms Outlook for 2015 and Announces $250 Million Share Repurchase Authorization at noodls
04:58PM  Hershey Announces Patricia A. Little as New Chief Financial Officer at noodls
04:30PM  Hershey Announces Patricia A. Little as New Chief Financial Officer Business Wire
Feb-25-15 04:03PM  Sliding food inputs boost these stocks: Analyst at CNBC
11:17AM  Are food stamps a bad thing? Not if you sell food at CNBC
Feb-22-15 07:07PM  10-K for The Hershey Co. Company Spotlight
Feb-20-15 03:22PM  Healthy snack demands present headwinds for flavoring companies at MarketWatch
10:55AM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
10:25AM  5 Stocks That Really Benefit From Lower Oil Prices at 24/7 Wall St.
Feb-19-15 01:15PM  Hershey Keeps '15 View, Will Use Simpler Ingredients - Analyst Blog Zacks
10:41AM  Hershey (HSY) Stock Gaining Today After Projecting 60% Increase in China Sales at TheStreet
10:16AM  Hershey: What customers want CNBC
07:53AM  Early movers: TMUS, HRL, XOM, FL, AAPL & more at CNBC
Feb-18-15 06:23PM  Hershey plans to use simpler ingredients in products at Fortune
06:18PM  China chocolate market seen growing to $4.3 bln by 2019 -Hershey Reuters
04:55PM  Hershey plans to use simpler ingredients in products Reuters
04:01PM  Hershey Says It Will Use Simpler Ingredients at The Wall Street Journal
03:00PM  Hershey Begins Move to Simple, Easy-to-Understand Ingredients Business Wire
02:55PM  Hershey Reaffirms Outlook for 2015 and Announces $250 Million Share Repurchase Authorization Business Wire
Feb-17-15 11:06AM  Chocolate's Evolution to Luxury Status Cuts Cocoa Demand Bloomberg
09:31AM  High cocoa prices set to curb demand from chocolate makers Reuters
09:29AM  Eat healthy, eat chocolate! Yahoo Finance
07:47AM  Stocks slip as Greek debt talks stall; Apple electric car? Yahoo Finance
05:53AM  Partners, predators wait as a new generation takes over at Ferrero at Fortune
Feb-16-15 01:55PM  All eyes on chocolate maker Ferrero's next generation Reuters
Feb-13-15 12:43PM  Valentine's stock pick? Go for the obvious choice at CNBC
08:50AM  Will Hormel Foods (HRL) Stock Benefit Today From Acquisition Speculation? at TheStreet
08:00AM  Krave CEO: Jerky With Your Joe and More Innovations Ahead at Forbes
Feb-12-15 08:38AM  Jerky: The Classic Man Snack Gets Female Friendly at Forbes
08:38AM  Jerky: An Industry That's Anything But Dried Up at Forbes
Feb-11-15 03:40PM  YOUR MONEY-Is organic chocolate worth the price? Reuters
03:09PM  Nestle takes on Hershey's in non-chocolate wars at CNBC
Feb-10-15 08:13AM  Morgan Stanley Bittersweet On Hershey Co. Post-Q4 Benzinga
Feb-06-15 12:55PM  British tastebuds caught in crossfire of chocolate war at Financial Times
Feb-05-15 08:37AM  Money Can Buy Love On Valentine's Day Benzinga
Feb-04-15 12:13PM  Strong dollar winners: All-American stocks at CNNMoney.com
09:00AM  Hershey to Webcast Presentation at 2015 CAGNY Conference Business Wire
Feb-02-15 10:35AM  Jerky: the new cupcakes? at Fortune
Jan-30-15 09:30AM  Why Entrepreneurs Are Betting On These 10 Emerging Food Trends at Forbes
09:26AM  Hershey (HSY) Stock Earnings Estimates Slashed at Credit Suisse Today at TheStreet
07:00AM  Sales Sour, but Hershey's Still Sweet Morningstar
06:30AM  The Hershey (HSY) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
Jan-29-15 07:34PM  Hershey (HSY) Buys Krave Foods, Expanding Reach in Snacks Category - Stocks in the News Zacks
04:54PM  Thursday's Market Recap Yahoo Finance Contributors
01:10PM  Hershey to Buy Beef Jerky Maker at The Wall Street Journal
12:32PM  Hershey just bought a beef jerky company. Chocolate jerky? at CNNMoney.com
11:49AM  Hershey's meaty deal, Coach could have been worse & Kate Spade closing stores Yahoo Finance
10:40AM  Hershey (HSY) Stock Retreating Today as Consumers Lose Sweet Tooth at TheStreet
10:26AM  Hershey Misses Q4 and FY Earnings & Sales, Cuts FY15 View - Analyst Blog Zacks
09:47AM  Hershey Jerky: 120-Year-Old Chocolate Company Enters The Meat Snack Business at Forbes
09:17AM  Hershey gets a Krave-ing for beef jerky at Fortune
08:48AM  Hershey (HSY) Misses on Earnings & Sales in Q4 - Tale of the Tape Zacks
08:30AM  Hershey Co Earnings Call scheduled for 8:30 am ET today CCBN
08:25AM  Hershey misses Street 4Q forecasts AP
08:21AM  Early movers: MCD, F, DOW, BABA, COH & more at CNBC
08:03AM  Chocolate maker Hershey to enter meat snacks business, cuts forecast Reuters
07:12AM  Hershey's quarterly sales miss estimates Reuters
07:09AM  HERSHEY CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Hershey Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
07:06AM  Hershey Declares Quarterly Dividends Business Wire
07:03AM  The Hershey Company to Acquire KRAVE Jerky: a Leading All-Natural, Gourmet Snacks Brand Business Wire
07:00AM  Hershey Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2014 Results; Updates Outlook for 2015 Business Wire
The Hershey Company manufactures, imports, markets, distributes, and sells confectionery products. The company operates through two segments, North America; and International and Other. It offers chocolate and sugar confectionery products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings, sundae syrups, and beverages; snack items, including spreads; and gum and mint refreshment products comprising chewing gums and bubble gums. The company offers its products primarily under the Hershey's, Reese's, Kisses, Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers, York, Scharffen Berger, Dagoba, Ice Breakers, Breathsavers, Bubble Yum, and Heath brands, as well as under the Golden Monkey, Pelon Pelo Rico, IO-IO, Nutrine, Maha Lacto, Jumpin, and Sofit brands. It markets and sells its products to wholesale distributors, chain grocery stores, mass merchandisers, chain drug stores, vending companies, wholesale clubs, convenience stores, dollar stores, concessionaires, and department stores. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingApr 01Option Exercise52.3077040,27126,670Apr 02 02:47 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingApr 01Sale100.271,220122,32925,900Apr 02 02:47 PM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalMar 18Option Exercise34.8925,000872,25095,197Mar 19 02:20 PM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalMar 18Sale101.0025,0002,525,00070,197Mar 19 02:20 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingMar 02Option Exercise52.3077040,27127,334Mar 03 12:53 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingMar 02Sale103.621,220126,41626,564Mar 03 12:53 PM
McConville Richard MVP, Chief Accounting OfficerFeb 23Option Exercise37.286,388238,1726,096Feb 24 01:30 PM
McConville Richard MVP, Chief Accounting OfficerFeb 23Sale106.196,388678,3322,596Feb 24 01:30 PM
Turner Leslie MSVP, GC and SecretaryFeb 20Option Exercise72.447,004507,37039,765Feb 23 02:48 PM
Turner Leslie MSVP, GC and SecretaryFeb 20Sale107.177,963853,41932,761Feb 23 02:48 PM
Nevels James EDirectorFeb 09Sale105.002,200231,0008,634Feb 10 01:07 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingFeb 02Option Exercise52.3077040,27122,891Feb 04 11:38 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingFeb 02Sale102.011,220124,44822,121Feb 04 11:38 AM
O'Day Terence LSVP Chief Supply Chain OfficerJan 16Option Exercise51.4212,500642,75038,007Jan 20 10:22 AM
O'Day Terence LSVP Chief Supply Chain OfficerJan 16Sale110.0012,5001,375,00025,507Jan 20 10:22 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingJan 02Option Exercise52.3077040,27123,341Jan 06 11:00 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingJan 02Sale104.331,220127,28322,571Jan 06 11:00 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingDec 02Sale100.0245045,00923,021Dec 03 04:17 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingDec 01Option Exercise52.3077040,27124,241Dec 03 04:17 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingDec 01Sale100.2477077,18523,471Dec 03 04:17 PM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalNov 28Option Exercise35.8713,255475,45772,090Dec 01 01:01 PM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalNov 28Sale99.0013,2551,312,24558,835Dec 01 01:01 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingNov 26Sale98.075,000490,33523,471Dec 01 01:05 PM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalNov 17Option Exercise34.8929,4551,027,68588,290Nov 19 08:24 AM
Alfonso Humberto PPresident, InternationalNov 17Sale96.6329,4552,846,23758,835Nov 19 08:24 AM
McConville Richard MVP, Chief Accounting OfficerNov 11Option Exercise55.555,650313,8586,889Nov 12 04:05 PM
McConville Richard MVP, Chief Accounting OfficerNov 11Sale96.525,650545,3381,239Nov 12 04:05 PM
Nevels James EDirectorNov 04Sale95.8266063,24110,287Nov 04 03:49 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingNov 03Option Exercise52.3077040,27129,741Nov 04 04:06 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingNov 03Sale96.001,220117,12028,971Nov 04 04:06 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingSep 08Option Exercise61.7077047,50930,641Sep 10 08:52 AM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingSep 08Sale91.001,220111,02029,871Sep 10 08:52 AM
TACKA DAVID WSVP, Chief Financial OfficerAug 21Option Exercise34.898,388292,65733,481Aug 25 04:49 PM
TACKA DAVID WSVP, Chief Financial OfficerAug 21Sale91.5013,3881,225,00225,093Aug 25 04:49 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingAug 04Option Exercise61.7077047,50931,541Aug 06 02:48 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingAug 04Sale88.821,220108,36330,321Aug 06 02:48 PM
WALLING KEVIN RSVP Chief HR OfficerJun 17Sale97.804,218412,52021,654Jun 18 12:07 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingMay 01Option Exercise61.7022013,57430,991May 05 01:40 PM
Wege D MichaelSVP, Chief Growth & MarketingMay 01Sale96.0322021,12730,771May 05 01:40 PM