Hershey Company (The) (HSY) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 28, as the stock gained 3.55% to a closing price of $87.43. The stock saw 2.6 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 20,333 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.33 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.
Hershey Company (The) has a P/B ratio of 21.32. It also has a P/E ratio of 37.8. The stock has traded between $110.22 and $82.41 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $86.63, and its 200-day SMA $89.93.
The Hershey Co is engaged in the manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing chocolate and sugar confectionery products, pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages; and gum and mint refreshment products.
Headquartered in Hershey, PA, Hershey Company (The) has 22,450 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO John P. Bilbrey.
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