The SVP Chief Supply Chain Officer of Hershey Co (NYSE: HSY) is Selling Shares

By Carrie Williams

Today, the SVP Chief Supply Chain Officer of Hershey Co (NYSE: HSY), Terence O’day, sold shares of HSY for $821.5K.

In addition to Terence O’day, 5 other HSY executives reported Sell trades in the last month.

Based on Hershey Co’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending March 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $1.88 billion and quarterly net profit of $125 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $1.83 billion and had a net profit of $230 million. The company has a one year high of $117.79 and a one year low of $89.17. HSY’s market cap is $22.35B and the company has a P/E ratio of 37.58.

Five different firms, including Berenberg Bank and Merrill Lynch, currently also have a Sell rating on the stock. Based on 5 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Hold with an average price target of $113.8, reflecting a -5.2% downside.

Company insider trades’ information is brought to you by the DailyInsider, a proprietary algorithm that analyzes insider trading activity to detect the most attractive trading opportunities. To subscribe to the DailyInsider visit this page.

TipRanks has tracked 36,000 company insiders and found that a few of them are better than others when it comes to timing their transactions. See which 3 stocks are most likely to make moves following their insider activities.

The Hershey Co. engages in the manufacture and market of chocolate and sugar confectionery products. It operates through the North America; and International and Other geographical segments. The North America segment distributes and sells traditional chocolates, non-chocolate confectionery, and snacks in Canada and the United States. The International and Other segment provides licenses to third parties and operates manufacturing plants outside America. Its brands include Hershey’s, Reese’s, and Kisses. The company was founded by Milton S. Hershey in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, PA.