Hershey Company

Hershey Company HSY

Dividend Summary

The next Hershey Company dividend is expected to go ex in 28 days and to be paid in 2 months.
The previous Hershey Company dividend was 80.4c and it went ex 2 months ago and it was paid 1 month ago.
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 1.9.

Latest Dividends
Summary Previous dividend Next dividend
Status Paid Forecast
Type Quarterly Quarterly
Per share 80.4c Sign Up Required
Declaration date 23 Jul 2020 (Thu) 20 Oct 2020 (Tue)
Ex-div date 20 Aug 2020 (Thu) 19 Nov 2020 (Thu)
Pay date 15 Sep 2020 (Tue) 15 Dec 2020 (Tue)

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Forecast Accuracy
98%
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Dividend Yield Today
2.2%
The dividend yield is calculated by dividing the annual dividend payment by the prevailing share price
The table below shows the full dividend history for Hershey Company
Status Type Decl. date Ex-div date Pay date Decl. Currency Forecast amount Decl. amount Accuracy
Forecast Quarterly 23 Jan 2025 13 Feb 2025 14 Mar 2025 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 15 Oct 2024 14 Nov 2024 16 Dec 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 18 Jul 2024 22 Aug 2024 16 Sep 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 16 Apr 2024 23 May 2024 14 Jun 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 25 Jan 2024 15 Feb 2024 15 Mar 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 17 Oct 2023 16 Nov 2023 15 Dec 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 20 Jul 2023 24 Aug 2023 15 Sep 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 18 Apr 2023 24 May 2023 15 Jun 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 26 Jan 2023 16 Feb 2023 15 Mar 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 18 Oct 2022 17 Nov 2022 15 Dec 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 21 Jul 2022 18 Aug 2022 15 Sep 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 19 Apr 2022 24 May 2022 15 Jun 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 27 Jan 2022 17 Feb 2022 15 Mar 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 19 Oct 2021 18 Nov 2021 15 Dec 2021 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 22 Jul 2021 19 Aug 2021 15 Sep 2021 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 20 Apr 2021 24 May 2021 15 Jun 2021 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 28 Jan 2021 18 Feb 2021 15 Mar 2021 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 20 Oct 2020 19 Nov 2020 15 Dec 2020 USD Sign up
Paid Quarterly 23 Jul 2020 20 Aug 2020 15 Sep 2020 USD 82.8c 80.4c 😃
Paid Quarterly 21 Apr 2020 21 May 2020 15 Jun 2020 USD 77.3c 77.3c 😄
Paid Quarterly 30 Jan 2020 20 Feb 2020 16 Mar 2020 USD 77.3c 77.3c 😄
Paid Quarterly 22 Oct 2019 21 Nov 2019 16 Dec 2019 USD 77.3c 77.3c 😄
Paid Quarterly 25 Jul 2019 22 Aug 2019 16 Sep 2019 USD 79.5c 77.3c 😃
Paid Quarterly 23 Apr 2019 23 May 2019 14 Jun 2019 USD 72.2c
Paid Quarterly 29 Jan 2019 21 Feb 2019 15 Mar 2019 USD 72.2c
Paid Quarterly 09 Oct 2018 20 Nov 2018 14 Dec 2018 USD 72.2c
Paid Quarterly 24 Jul 2018 23 Aug 2018 14 Sep 2018 USD 72.2c
Paid Quarterly 02 May 2018 24 May 2018 15 Jun 2018 USD 65.6c
Paid Quarterly 01 Feb 2018 22 Feb 2018 15 Mar 2018 USD 65.6c
Paid Quarterly 05 Oct 2017 21 Nov 2017 15 Dec 2017 USD 65.6c
Paid Quarterly 25 Jul 2017 23 Aug 2017 15 Sep 2017 USD 65.6c
Paid Quarterly 02 May 2017 23 May 2017 15 Jun 2017 USD 61.8c
Paid Quarterly 03 Feb 2017 22 Feb 2017 15 Mar 2017 USD 61.8c
Paid Quarterly 14 Oct 2016 21 Nov 2016 15 Dec 2016 USD 61.8c
Paid Quarterly 28 Jul 2016 23 Aug 2016 15 Sep 2016 USD 61.8c
Paid Quarterly 04 May 2016 23 May 2016 15 Jun 2016 USD 58.3c
Paid Quarterly 28 Jan 2016 23 Feb 2016 15 Mar 2016 USD 58.3c
Paid Quarterly 06 Oct 2015 23 Nov 2015 15 Dec 2015 USD 58.3c
Paid Quarterly 07 Aug 2015 21 Aug 2015 15 Sep 2015 USD 58.3c
Paid Quarterly 27 Apr 2015 21 May 2015 15 Jun 2015 USD 53.5c
Paid Quarterly 29 Jan 2015 23 Feb 2015 16 Mar 2015 USD 53.5c
Paid Quarterly 03 Oct 2014 21 Nov 2014 15 Dec 2014 USD 53.5c
Paid Quarterly 24 Jul 2014 21 Aug 2014 15 Sep 2014 USD 53.5c
Paid Quarterly 28 Apr 2014 21 May 2014 13 Jun 2014 USD 48.5c
Paid Quarterly 30 Jan 2014 21 Feb 2014 14 Mar 2014 USD 48.5c
Paid Quarterly 08 Oct 2013 21 Nov 2013 13 Dec 2013 USD 48.5c
Paid Quarterly 25 Jul 2013 21 Aug 2013 13 Sep 2013 USD 48.5c
Paid Quarterly 30 Apr 2013 22 May 2013 14 Jun 2013 USD 42c
Paid Quarterly 31 Jan 2013 21 Feb 2013 15 Mar 2013 USD 42c
Paid Quarterly 24 Oct 2012 20 Nov 2012 14 Dec 2012 USD 42c
Paid Quarterly 22 Aug 2012 14 Sep 2012 USD 38c
Paid Quarterly 23 May 2012 15 Jun 2012 USD 38c
Year Amount Change
2006 0.0c
2007 0.0c
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0%
2008 0.0c
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0%
2009 0.0c
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2010 0.0c
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2011 0.0c
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2012 160.0c
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100%
2013 187.5c
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17.2%
2014 209.0c
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11.5%
2015 228.4c
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9.3%
2016 243.7c
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6.7%
2017 258.6c
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6.1%
2018 282.2c
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9.1%
2019 304.1c
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7.8%
2020 Sign Up Required
2021 Sign Up Required
2022 Sign Up Required
2023 Sign Up Required
2024 Sign Up Required

Hershey Company Optimized Dividend Chart

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Dividend Yield Today
2.2%
Optimized Yield
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52 Week High
3.7% on 20 May 2020
52 Week Low
2.0% on 20 February 2020
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About Hershey Company

The Hershey Company, incorporated on October 24, 1927, 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, toppings 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. As of December 31, 2016, the Company marketed, sold and distributed its products under more than 80 brand names in approximately 70 countries around the world.

North America

The North America segment includes its chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery business, as well as its grocery and snacks business, in the United States and Canada. This includes developing and growing its business in chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery, pantry, food service and other snacking product lines. Within its North America markets, the Company's product portfolio includes a range of chocolate offerings marketed and sold under the renowned brands of Hershey's, Reese's and Kisses, along with other chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery brands, such as Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, Cadbury, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers and York. It also offers chocolate products, primarily in the United States, through the Scharffen Berger and Dagoba brands. Its gum and mint products include Ice Breakers mints and chewing gum, Breathsavers mints and Bubble Yum bubble gum. Its pantry and snack items that are principally sold in North America include baking products and toppings and sundae syrups sold under the Hershey's, Reese's and Heath brands, as well as Hershey's and Reese's chocolate spreads and snack bites and mixes and Krave meat snack products.

International and Other

The Company has operations, and manufactures product in China, Mexico, Brazil, India and Malaysia, primarily for consumers in these regions. The Company also distributes and sells confectionery products in export markets of Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Europe, Africa and other regions. This segment also includes its global retail operations, including Hershey's Chocolate World stores in Hershey, Pennsylvania, New York City, Las Vegas, Shanghai, Niagara Falls (Ontario), Dubai and Singapore. Within its International and Other markets, the Company manufactures, markets and sells various brands, as well as other brands that are marketed regionally, such as Golden Monkey confectionery and Munching Monkey snack products in China, Pelon Pelo Rico confectionery products in Mexico, IO-IO snack products in Brazil, and Nutrine and Maha Lacto confectionery products and Jumpin and Sofit beverage products in India.

Sector
Food Producers
Country
United States
Share Price
$145.58 (yesterday's closing price)
Shares in Issue
148 million
Market Cap
$21.5bn
Dividend Cover
How many times is the dividend covered by company income. A cover of 1 means all income is paid out in dividends
1.9
CADI
The Consecutive Annual Dividend Increases - the number of years this company has been increasing its dividends
8
Market Indices
S&P 500
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