Equities Research Rating: STRONG BUY
November 18,1981 Hershey went Public @ $37 per share, ( $1.54 adjusted for splits and dividends )
$17,000 on November 18,1981 would be worth $1 million today.
Incorporated October 24,1927
Hershey Stock Splits.
Market Cap: $14 Billion
Shares Outstanding: 224 million
Closing Price: $88.83
Sales: $7.4 Billion
Income: $846 million
EPS: $3.77 per share
DIV yield: 2.41%
HERSHEY FACTS (CHARTS OF SUGAR PRICES AND COCOA PRICES) Analysis of Warren Buffett Purchase of Heinz