Consumer GoodsFood Producers
  • Price (USD)171.78
  • Today's Change-1.65 / -0.95%
  • Shares traded662.14k
  • 1 Year change+24.99%
  • Beta0.3659
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About the company

The Hershey Company is a global confectionery company. The Company produces snack, chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. It operates through two segments: North America and International and Other. Its product offerings include chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products; snack items such as popcorn, protein bars and cookies, spreads, bars and snack bites/mixes, and meat snacks; and pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages. North America segment includes its operations in in the United States and Canada. International and Other segment includes its operations outside of North America. The Company offers its products under various brands, such as Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, barkTHINS, Cadbury, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers and York.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)8.69bn
  • Net income in USD1.44bn
  • Incorporated1927
  • Employees15.20k
  • Location
  • Phone+1 (717) 534-4200
  • Fax+1 (302) 655-5049
  • Websitehttps://www.thehersheycompany.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
HSY:NYQ since
Lily's Sweets LLCDeal completed18 May 202118 May 2021Deal completed-0.41%425.00m
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Kellogg Company14.03bn1.33bn21.40bn31.00k16.227.8611.641.533.873.7840.737.990.76347.179.98452,645.207.406.4510.939.2533.7434.319.708.070.48168.070.661968.101.410.359733.6515.88-1.802.86
McCormick & Company, Incorporated6.03bn752.30m22.85bn13.00k30.645.2826.243.792.792.7922.3416.180.51543.6212.12463,569.205.956.477.178.3240.5440.0311.5411.200.388.010.557146.114.755.456.5913.2311.909.16
Tyson Foods, Inc.45.70bn2.31bn27.55bn139.00k11.891.667.780.60296.356.35125.8945.371.309.6820.83328,762.606.607.507.798.8413.4112.875.075.270.79988.790.382821.011.840.8614.0911.067.0233.24
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co74.92bn2.31bn33.57bn39.00k14.641.5510.170.44814.104.10132.9038.611.577.2924.721,921,103.004.883.577.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc8.09bn140.11m33.74bn13.70k104.461.5238.704.171.271.2747.1387.380.30052.975.36590,667.800.53034.700.58255.4433.3942.231.769.851.193.110.353464.18-1.0910.96-20.40-2.8913.688.92
General Mills, Inc.18.13bn2.34bn35.17bn35.00k15.353.7212.431.943.783.7829.2815.580.57877.1911.14517,914.307.116.589.879.1335.5935.2512.2910.990.47598.020.548661.892.841.827.276.63-6.162.56
Hershey Co8.69bn1.44bn35.39bn15.20k24.9715.6220.314.076.886.8841.6410.990.97674.5316.20571,739.7016.1514.7220.5521.3246.2845.2716.5312.940.730214.480.654456.122.051.9911.2220.044.367.12
Kraft Heinz Co26.39bn2.08bn43.97bn38.00k21.340.879214.551.671.681.7521.4140.880.27026.0513.02694,447.402.14-0.07172.36-0.077735.4135.297.94-0.30740.8673.340.3341--4.847.38-85.79---1.66-1.21
Data as of Sep 21 2021. Currency figures normalised to Hershey Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

31.24%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 202112.67m8.71%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Jun 202110.40m7.15%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20216.91m4.75%
Renaissance Technologies LLCas of 30 Jun 20213.19m2.20%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20212.86m1.97%
Victory Capital Management, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 30 Jun 20212.40m1.65%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.(Investment Management)as of 30 Jun 20212.02m1.39%
Janus Capital Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20211.94m1.34%
Champlain Investment Partners LLCas of 30 Jun 20211.59m1.09%
Columbia Management Investment Advisers LLCas of 30 Jun 20211.44m0.99%
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