HSY : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Hershey Taps Longtime COO Michele Buck as New CEO

    December 22, 2016
    Hershey (NYSE: HSY) has just named its COO Michele Buck as its next president and CEO. Buck, an 11-year veteran at the candy ...
  2. Hershey Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (HSY)

    November 21, 2016
    Hershey will send its dividend payment on Dec. 15 to shareholders of record as of Nov. 23.
  3. Hershey CEO to Step Down Next Year

    October 17, 2016
    Next year, one task at or near the top of the to-do list for Hershey (NYSE: HSY) will be finding a new CEO. The company ...
  4. Hershey Rebuffs Mondelez's Latest Bid

    August 30, 2016
    Hershey kissed good-bye to a $25-billion takeover bid from Mondelez that would have formed the world's largest candy company. ...
  5. Why Mondelez Is Ending Its Pursuit of Hershey

    August 30, 2016
    In the latest of a lengthening series of unconsummated merger attempts this year, candy and snacks giant Mondelez (NASDAQ: ...
  6. Hershey Posts Sweet Second-Quarter Growth

    July 29, 2016
    Shares of Hershey (NYSE: HSY) rose nearly 3% on Thursday to $111.35 after the chocolate maker beat both top- and bottom-line ...
  7. Mondelez Challenging High After Hersey Bid (MDLZ, HSY)

    July 6, 2016
    Mondelez buying interest is lagging price development, lowering odds for a quick breakout and new trend advance
  8. Why the Cocoa Market Is Worried About Mondelez's Hershey Bid ...

    July 1, 2016
    Amid Mondelez's $23 billion bid for Hershey, it’s the cocoa market participants who are most worried.
  9. Hershey Rejects a $23 Billion Bid From Mondelez

    July 1, 2016
    Snack foods giant Mondelez (NASDAQ: MDLZ) recently made a $23 billion bid for Hershey (NYSE: HSY), but the offer has been ...
  10. Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Mondelez Takeover Bid (HSY)

    June 30, 2016
    Hershey reportedly rejected a $23 billion offer by Mondelez International Inc, a deal which would have created the world’s ...
  11. Mondelez to Takeover Hershey (MDLZ, HSY)

    June 30, 2016
    Reports today claim Mondelez International Inc. has sent a letter of intent to buy The Hershey Co.
  12. There's Still No Chance Nestle Will Buy Hershey

    June 10, 2016
    A rumor that Nestle might buy Hershey sent shares of the latter 3% higher Thursday, but it's an idea that has long hovered ...
  13. Hershey Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (HSY)

    May 23, 2016
    Hershey will send its dividend payment on June 15 to shareholders of record as of May 25.
  14. Berkshire Hathaway Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (BRK.B, RAI)

    May 1, 2016
    Discover which companies supply Berkshire Hathaway's diverse range of businesses and depend on the conglomerate as a critical ...
  15. Hershey Goes Natural With Its Latest Acquisition

    April 27, 2016
    In the latest iteration of a food industry trend, candy king Hershey has acquired privately held Ripple Brand Collective, ...
  16. Hershey Stock Declines Ahead of Earnings (HSY)

    April 25, 2016
    Hershey shares have been under pressure falling more than 3% last week, suggesting that investors don't expect a sweet earnings ...
  17. Hershey Shares to Trade Ex-Dividend (HSY)

    February 22, 2016
    Are you looking for a sweet yield? It might be time to bite into The Hershey Company (HSY) stock, which is scheduled to trade ...
  18. Is Hershey (HSY) Still a Sweet Investment?

    November 2, 2015
    After a bittersweet third quarter is Hershey still likely to be a long-term winner?
  19. Mondelez, Hershey, and Kraft Team Up for S'mores (HSY, KHC)

    July 21, 2015
    Brand partnerships are nothing new, and co-branding can help companies share costs while increasing sales. But the pact ...
  20. What Drives The Price Of Chocolate?

    July 16, 2015
    The price of chocolate is driven by many factors, and chocolate lovers need to understand what can impact our ability to ...
  21. Invest In Quality Not Quantity

    June 15, 2012
    The painful reality is that by choosing quantity over quality, the lack of quality increases the risk assumed, leading investors ...
  22. Money Is Tight At Rock Mountain Chocolate Factory

    January 24, 2012
    Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory likely won't see much share price appreciation.
  23. 3 Reasons To Own Hershey

    November 17, 2011
    Hershey's sits at less than 10% from its 52-week high. Despite the lofty price, we discuss three reasons why it shouldn't ...
  24. Cocoa: A Sweet Portfolio

    February 14, 2011
    Cocoa represents an interesting long term option, and shouldn't just be considered during the holidays.
  25. A Sugar High For Your Portfolio

    August 24, 2009
    Weather conditions have dampened sugar production, but the world's raging sweet tooth make this a great opportunity for investors. ...