The Hershey Company

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Hershey is a leading confectionery manufacturer in the U.S. (nearly a $25 billion market), controlling around 45% of the domestic chocolate space. Beyond its namesake label, the firm's mix has expanded over the last 85 years and now consists of more than 80 brands, including Reese's, Kit Kat, Kisses, and Ice Breakers. Hershey's products are sold in about 80 countries, with just 10%-15% of total sales coming from markets outside the United States, including Brazil, China, India, and Mexico. The firm has sought inorganic opportunities to extend its reach beyond its core confection business, with deals to add Amplify Snack Brands and its Skinny Pop ready-to-eat popcorn to its mix and Pirate Brands (including the Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs, and Original Tings brands).

Contact Information

Website: www.thehersheycompany.com
Main Phone: +1 717 534-4200
Address: 19 East Chocolate Avenue
State: PA
City / Town: Hershey
Country: USA
Postal Code: 17033

Issuer Information

Exchange: NYE
CEO: Michele G. Buck
Employees: 16420
NAICS: Confectionery Manufacturing from Purchased Chocolate(311352)


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Profile

Hershey is a leading confectionery manufacturer in the U.S. (nearly a $25 billion market), controlling around 45% of the domestic chocolate space. Beyond its namesake label, the firm's mix has expanded over the last 85 years and now consists of more than 80 brands, including Reese's, Kit Kat, Kisses, and Ice Breakers. Hershey's products are sold in about 80 countries, with just 10%-15% of total sales coming from markets outside the United States, including Brazil, China, India, and Mexico. The firm has sought inorganic opportunities to extend its reach beyond its core confection business, with deals to add Amplify Snack Brands and its Skinny Pop ready-to-eat popcorn to its mix and Pirate Brands (including the Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs, and Original Tings brands).

Contact Information

Website: www.thehersheycompany.com
Main Phone: +1 717 534-4200
Address: 19 East Chocolate Avenue
State: PA
City / Town: Hershey
Country: USA
Postal Code: 17033

Issuer Information

Exchange: NYE
CEO: Michele G. Buck
Employees: 16420
NAICS: Confectionery Manufacturing from Purchased Chocolate(311352)
$ 130.22 $ -0.498 (-0.38%)
Last Price 130.22 Change $ -0.498 Change % -0.38 Tick N/A
Bid N/A Bid Size 0.00 Ask N/A Ask Size 0.00
Open 130.11 High 131.48 Low 129.95 Prev Close 130.72
Last Trade Volume 1.6 mi 52 Wk Hi 131.79 52 Wk Low 89.29
Market Cap 27.2 bi Ex-Div Date Div Rate 2.89 Yield 2.2180
Shares 208,799,510.00 EPS (TTM) 5.37 PE Ratio 24.50 Exchange NYSE
  Last 3 Mo Last 12 Mo
Number of Insider Trades 20 109
Number of Buys 12 67
Number of Sells 8 42
Net Activity -9526 -20627
Last 10 Buys Shares
James M. Mead 1,000
James E. Nevels 1,000
Last 10 Sell Shares
David L. Shedlarz 1,000
Michele G. Buck 1,000
Michele G. Buck 1,000
Michele G. Buck 1,000
D. Michael Wege 1,000
D. Michael Wege 1,000
Michele G. Buck 1,000
D. Michael Wege 1,000
D. Michael Wege 1,000
Javier H. Idrovo 1,000
  Current 1 Week Ago 2 Weeks Ago 3 Weeks Ago
High Target Price Estimate 115 115 115 115
Low Target Price Estimate 90 90 90 90
Mean Target Price Estimate 97.6 97.6 97.6 97.6
Standard Deviation 7.46 7.46 7.46 7.46
Date of Most Recent Estimate 06/01/18 05/14/18 05/14/18 06/01/18
  Current 1 Month Ago 2 Months Ago 3 Months Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 3 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 10 10 9 8
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 2 2 1 1
Mean Rec. 3.02 3.02 2.74 2.72