Hershey Co

Score:

2.8

The total score of the company

$129.30

As of May 20 - 3:59PM EDT
Currency in USD - NYSE

TICKERA ticker symbol, or a stock symbol, is a unique identifier assigned to a particular stock on a parti...

HSY

WEBSITE

www.thehersheycompany.com

COMPANY SIZEA company's size is based on it's Market Capitalization and ranges between Small, Medium and Large: ...

Large

CEOA Chief Executive Officer is the highest-ranking executive in a company, and their primary responsib...

Michele G. Buck

EMPLOYEES

16,300

SECTOR

Consumer Goods

INDUSTRY

Confectioners

COUNTRY

United States

ADDRESS

100 Crystal A Drive, P O Box 810-external Rptg & Compliance, Hershey, Pa 17033-0810

Toggle short/long description

The Hershey Co. engages in the manufacture and market of chocolate and sugar confectionery products. It operates through the North America; and International and Other geographical segments. The North America segment distributes and sells traditional chocolates, non-chocolate confectionery, and snacks in Canada and the United States. The International and Other segment provides licenses to third parties and operates manufacturing plants outside America. Its brands include Hershey’s, Reese’s, and Kisses. The company was founded by Milton S. Hershey in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, PA.

The Hershey Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products. The company operates through two segments, North America, and International and Other. It offers chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products comprising chewing gums and bubble gums; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings, beverages, and sundae syrups; and snack items, including spreads, meat snacks, bars and snack bites, and mixes. The company provides its products primarily under the Hershey's, Reese's, Kisses, Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, Cadbury, 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.

2.5
Valuation This is the total score of all the key statistics within this group
4.0
Momentum This is the total score of all the key statistics within this group

Valuation

Dividend YieldDividend Yield is the percentage amount relative to its share price a company is paying out in divid...

3.20%

Enterprise Value to EBITDAEnterprise Value to EBITDA - Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization. It tel...

15.13

Price to BookPrice to Book compares a company's book value to its current market price. Book value shows the por...

17.18

Price to EarningsPrice to Earnings, or the P/E ratio, is one of the most common valuation ratios. It shows how much ...

20.40

Price to SalesPrice to Sales indicates the value placed on each dollar of a company's sales by comparing their sal...

3.08

Momentum

6 Month MomentumMomentum is a measure of how fats a stock price has increased. It is calculated by comparing the pri...

21.80%