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$3.75
Shares Outstanding
60.6M
EX-Date
05/21/14
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Dividend
$1.74
Dividend Yield
1.86%
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hershey co/the-class b (HSYFB) Details

The Hershey Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells chocolate and sugar confectionery products, pantry items, and gum and mint refreshment products. It offers milk chocolate bars, nuggets and drops chocolates, chocolate candies, candy bars, boxed chocolates, spreads, peanut butter cups, candy bars, wafer bars, toffee bars, wafer bars, caramel soft crèmes, and chocolate chips, as well as chocolate-covered fruits, fruit juice pieces, and nuts. It also provides macadamia snack nuts, peanut caramel bars, malted milk balls, peppermint patties, high-cacao dark chocolate products, and natural and organic chocolate products. In addition, the company offers refreshment products, such as mints and chewing gum products; pantry items comprising baking products, and toppings and sundae syrups; and beverage and cooking oil products. It sells its products under approximately 80 brand names, including HERSHEY'S, REESE'S, HERSHEY'S KISSES, HERSHEY'S BLISS, HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK, KIT KAT, TWIZZLERS, JOLLY RANCHER, and ICE BREAKERS through sales representatives and food brokers primarily to wholesale distributors, chain grocery stores, mass merchandisers, chain drug stores, vending companies, wholesale clubs, convenience stores, dollar stores, concessionaires, and department stores. The company markets its products in approximately 70 countries in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and Africa. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

12,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/21/14
Founded in 1894

hershey co/the-class b (HSYFB) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $454.2K
President of International Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $622.4K
President of North America Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $537.4K
Chief Supply Chain Officer and Senior Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $543.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

hershey co/the-class b (HSYFB) Key Developments

The Hershey Company Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter Ended June 29, 2014 and Full Year of 2014

The Hershey Company provided earnings guidance for the second quarter ended June 29, 2014 and full year of 2014. For the quarter, the company expects net sales and adjusted earnings per share-diluted to be relatively in line with its forecast. Specifically, second-quarter net sales are expected to increase around 4.5%, including an approximate 0.75 point headwind related to foreign currency exchange rates, resulting in adjusted earnings per share-diluted in the $0.75 to $0.77 range. Preliminary reported earnings per share-diluted for the second quarter is estimated to be in the $0.74 to $0.76 range. For 2014, the company expects reported diluted EPS in the range of $3.98 to $4.08 and adjusted diluted EPS in the range of $4.05 to $4.13.

The Hershey Company Presents at Citi 2014 Global Consumer Conference, May-28-2014

The Hershey Company Presents at Citi 2014 Global Consumer Conference, May-28-2014 . Venue: Hilton New York, 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, United States.

The Hershey Company Announces Comeback of Krackel Bar

The Hershey Company announced that beginning now, Krackel Milk Chocolate with Crisped Rice Bar, a long-time consumer favorite, is no longer just a tasty miniature candy treat. For the first time in nearly 20 years - Krackel Milk Chocolate with Crisped Rice Bar is back as a full-size offering. The candy bar, which has only been available in Hershey's Miniatures Assortment bags, is now available as a "standard" 1.55-oz. bar, a 4-oz. "XL" bar, and a 6.5-oz. "Giant" bar. The "standard," "XL" and "Giant" Krackel Milk Chocolate with Crisped Rice Bars are now available nationwide at food, mass, drug and convenience stores, at a suggested retail price of $0.99, $1.69 and $1.99 respectively. The new version of the Krackel Milk Chocolate with Crisped Rice Bar and the updated Hershey's Miniatures Assortment will each be supported by a robust integrated marketing campaign that will continue through 2014.

 

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