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Today's Open $100.34
Previous Close $100.47
Daily Range $99.84 - $100.64
52-Week Range $85.14 - $108.69
Market Cap $22.5B
P/E Ratio 27.83
Dividend (Yield) $1.94 (1.9%)
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Volume 528,824
Average Daily Volume 1,061,301
Current FY EPS $4.13

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truthisntstupid (< 20)
Submitted August 26, 2010

Just how threatened by store brands and substitutes do you think Hershey is? Their product is always the last thing you see just before you check out at many places. It just isn't worth taking a low … More

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BigVincent (19.29)
Submitted February 5, 2008

It will take along time for Hershey to organize and make many cut backs. Last I heard they are moving a plant out to mexico to cut on labor cost by 10%. Hope all works out well for this chocolate make … More

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The Hershey Company (HSY) Description

A snack food company and manufacturer of quality chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products. Its principal product groups include confectionery and snack products; gum and mint refreshment products; and food and beverage enhancers. Website: http://www.thehersheycompany.com/

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