Hershey Company (The) (HSY) : Tuesdays money flow data in Hershey Company (The) (HSY) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $28.81 million, whereas, $27.82 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.04, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $0.99 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.
In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $4.99 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $4.99 million. Hershey Company (The) (HSY) fell $0.43 and traded at $109.72, down -0.39% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are -0.89% over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 0.68% of Hershey Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -0.73% . Institutional Investors own 56.21% of Hershey Company (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 2.82%. In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the Officer (Evp, Chief Operating Officer) of HERSHEY CO, Buck Michele had sold 13,500 shares worth of $1,467,450 in a transaction dated June 30, 2016. In this transaction, 13,500 shares were sold at $108.7 per share.
The Hershey Company has dropped 1.64% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 12.8% in the last 4 weeks. The Hershey Company is up 18.78% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 23.39%.
Hershey Company (The) (NYSE:HSY): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $110.18 with an intraday high of $110.55. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $108.74. However, the stock managed to close at $108.74, a loss of 1.27% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $110.14. The total traded volume of the day was 1,555,235 shares.
The Hershey Company (Hershey) is a provider of chocolate and sugar confectionery. The Companys principal confectionery offerings include chocolate and sugar confectionery products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings and beverages; snack items, such as spreads, and gum and mint refreshment products. The Company operates through two segments: North America and International and Other. The North America segment is responsible for its chocolate and sugar confectionery business in the United States and Canada. The International and Other segment includes all other countries where the Company manufactures, imports, markets, sells or distributes chocolate, sugar confectionery and other products. This includes operations in Asia, Latin America, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, along with exports to these regions. This segment also includes its global retail operations, including Hersheys Chocolate World stores.