Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Current Price Targets For Hershey Company (The) (NYSE:HSY)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Hershey Company (The) (NYSE:HSY).

Most recent broker ratings

09/06/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 100 price target on the stock.

08/30/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS.

08/30/2016 – Bank of America Merrill Lynch began new coverage on Hershey Company (The) giving the company a “underperform” rating. They now have a USD 100 price target on the stock.

08/30/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a USD 112 price target on the stock.

07/27/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “sector perform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 105 price target on the stock.

07/26/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 105 price target on the stock.

07/19/2016 – Hershey Company (The) was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Vetr Inc..

07/12/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a USD 99 price target on the stock.

07/11/2016 – Hershey Company (The) was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Tigress Financial.

07/05/2016 – Hershey Company (The) was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Argus.

06/30/2016 – Hershey Company (The) was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at S&P Capital IQ. They now have a USD 126 price target on the stock.

06/15/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. They now have a USD 102 price target on the stock.

01/29/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “reduce” rating reiterated by analysts at Nomura. They now have a USD 87 price target on the stock.

01/29/2016 – Hershey Company (The) had its “market perform” rating reiterated by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a USD 89 price target on the stock.

11/04/2015 – Hershey Company (The) had its “sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Societe Generale. They now have a USD 82 price target on the stock.

Hershey Company (The) has a 50 day moving average of 96.37 and a 200 day moving average of 99.35. The stock’s market capitalization is 20.53B, it has a 52-week low of 82.42 and a 52-week high of 117.79.

The share price of the company (NYSE:HSY) was down -0.44% during the last trading session, with a high of 97.40 and the volume of Hershey Company (The) shares traded was 776468.

The Hershey Company is a producer of chocolate in North America. The Company’s principal product offerings include chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products; gum and mint refreshment products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients and beverages, and snack items, such as spreads, meat snacks, bars and snack bites and mixes. Its segments include North America, and International and Other. The North America segment includes its chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery business, as well as its grocery and snacks business. This includes developing and growing its business in chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery, pantry, food service and other snacking product lines. The Company distributes and sells confectionery products in export markets of Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Europe, Africa and other regions. As of December 31, 2016, the Company marketed, sold and distributed its products under more than 80 brand names in approximately 70 countries across the world.