Hershey Foods Corp.

Hershey is engaged in the production of chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. The company's segments are: North America, which is responsible for the company's chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery market position, and its grocery and snacks market positions, in the United States and Canada; and International and Other, in which the company has operations and manufactures product in China, Mexico, Brazil, India and Malaysia, and also distributes and sells confectionery products in export markets of Asia, Latin America, Middle East, Europe, Africa and other regions. The company's product offerings include chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products, gum and mint refreshment products, snack and pantry items.
  • TickerHSY
  • ISINUS4278661081
  • ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
  • SectorFood Producers
  • CountryUnited States

Hershey Co: 1 director

A director at Hershey Co sold 2,500 shares at 159.260USD and the significance rating of the trade was 51/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board mem...

Hershey Company (The): Update to credit analysis

Our credit view of Hershey, reflecting its good liquidity and conservative financial policy, against some product and geographic concentration.

The Hershey Company - December 2020 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Hershey Company (The)

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Hershey Company. Global Credit Research- 02 Mar 2021. New York, March 02, 2021-- Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Hershey Company and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit.

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Hershey Co: 1 director

A director at Hershey Co sold 2,500 shares at 159.260USD and the significance rating of the trade was 51/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board mem...

Dave Nicoski ...
  • Ross LaDuke

Vital Signs: Actionable charts

In this product we rank the most positive and negative domestic stocks, filter the symbols by market-cap and trading volume, and then divide the companies into sectors and groups. We then manually look through charts leadership/changes, bottoms-up/top-down ideas, short-term patterns that may have long-term significance, etc. We believe you will find this product valuable as significant price and relative moves begin in the daily charts.

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Valens Equity Insights and Inflections - 2020 04 28

BZH currently trades below recent averages relative to Uniform earnings, with a 5.8x Uniform P/E (Fwd V/E'). At these levels, the market is pricing in expectations for Uniform ROA to decline from 13% in 2019 to 5% in 2024, accompanied by 3% Uniform asset contraction going forward. However, analysts have bullish expectations, projecting Uniform ROA to expand to 15% through 2021, accompanied by 2% Uniform asset growth. That said, management is excited about their efforts to simplify product offerings, and is confident about their EBITDA growth and Nashville openings. Current valuations appear to...

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HSY - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 04 22

 The Hershey Company (HSY:USA) currently trades near corporate averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 23.8x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market has bullish expectations for the firm, but management may be concerned about their pricing strategy, growth, and Krave  Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to sustain net price realization improvements, mitigate FX headwinds, and continue to gain candy, mint, and gum category share. In addition, they may lack confidence in their ability to sustain solid snack portfolio growth and Take5's repeat...

Hershey Company (The): Update to credit analysis

Our credit view of Hershey, reflecting its good liquidity and conservative financial policy, against some product and geographic concentration.

The Hershey Company - December 2020 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Hershey Company (The)

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Hershey Company. Global Credit Research- 02 Mar 2021. New York, March 02, 2021-- Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Hershey Company and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit.

The Hershey Company: Key facts and statistics - LTM September 2020

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The Hershey Company - September 2020 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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HERSHEY sees an upgrade to Slightly Positive due to a better fundamental star rating

The general evaluation of HERSHEY (US), a company active in the Food Products industry, has been upgraded by the independent financial analyst theScreener with the addition of a star. Its fundamental valuation now shows 1 out of 4 possible stars while its market behaviour can be considered as defensive. theScreener believes that the additional star(s) merits the upgrade of its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date February 5, 2021, the closing price was USD 146.60 and its potential was estimated at USD 172.10.

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