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Hershey Company

$229.81

Earnings Summary

Revenue
$2372.58Mn
Net Profits
$315.56Mn
Net Profit Margins
13.3%
PE Ratio
29.35

Highlights

Revenue:

Hershey Company’s revenue jumped 19.26% since last year same period to $2372.58Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Hershey Company has generated -11.01% fall in its revenue since last 3-months.

Net Profits:

Hershey Company’s net profit jumped 4.76% since last year same period to $315.56Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Hershey Company has generated -40.85% fall in its net profits since last 3-months.

Net Profit Margins:

Hershey Company’s net profit margin fell -12.16% since last year same period to 13.3% in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Hershey Company has generated -33.53% fall in its net profit margins since last 3-months.

PE Ratio:

Hershey Company’s price-to-earnings ratio after this Q2 2022 earnings stands at 29.35.

Earnings per share (EPS) Estimates

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates of the Hershey Company post its latest quarter earnings

EPS Estimate Current Quarter
2.12
EPS Estimate Current Year
2.12

Highlights

EPS Estimate Current Quarter:

Hershey Company’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter stand at 2.12 - a 25.44% jump from last quarter’s estimates.

EPS Estimate Current Year:

Hershey Company’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current year stand at 2.12.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the Hershey Company post its Q2 2022 earnings

Earning Per Share (EPS)
1.8
Return on Assets (ROA)
0.14
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.63
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
3.6

Highlights

Earning Per Share (EPS):

Hershey Company’s earning per share (EPS) jumped 22.45% since last year same period to 1.8 in the Q2 2022. This indicates that the Hershey Company has generated 22.45% annual rate of jump in its earning per share (EPS) in the last 4 quarters.

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. Hershey Company’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.14.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. Hershey Company’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.63.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

Hershey Company declared 3.6 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q2 2022.

Earnings Calendar

Earnings DateEstimated EPSReported EPSSurprise %
2022-07-28
1.69
1.8
6.51%
2022-04-28
2.1
2.53
20.48%

Company Information

The Hershey Company is headquartered in Hershey, Pa., and is an industry-leading snacks company known for bringing goodness to the world through its iconic brands, remarkable people and enduring commitment to help children succeed. Hershey has approximately 16,000 employees around the world who work every day to deliver delicious, quality products. The company has more than 80 brands around the world that drive $8 billionin annual revenues, including such iconic brand names as Hershey's®, Reese's®, Kit Kat®, Jolly Rancher®, Ice Breakers®, SkinnyPop®, and Pirate's Booty®. For more than 125 years, Hershey has been committed to operating fairly, ethically and sustainably. Hershey founder, Milton Hershey, created the Milton Hershey School in 1909 and since then the company has focused on helping children succeed.

Organisation
Hershey Company
Headquarters
Hershey, Pennsylvania, US
Employees
16.04K
Industry
Consumer Non-Durables
CEO
Michele Buck