Hershey Price to Sales vs. Earnings Per Share

The Hershey Company -- USA Stock  

USD 100.71  0.08  0.0794%

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The Hershey Earnings Per Share vs. Price to Sales Fundamental Analysis

The Hershey Company is one of the top stocks in price to sales category among related companies. It is one of the top stocks in earnings per share category among related companies creating about  1.31  of Earnings Per Share per Price to Sales.
Price to Sales ratio is typically used for valuing equity relative to its own past performance as well as to performance of other companies or market indexes. In most cases, the lower the ratio the better it is for investors. However, it is advisable for investors to exercise caution when looking at price-to-sales ratios across different industries.
MV Per Share 
Revenue Per Share 
2.80 times
The most important factor to remember is that the price of equity takes a firm's debt into account, whereas the sales does not consider financial leverage. Generally speaking, Price to Sales ratio shows how much market values every dollar of the company's sales.
Earnings per Share (EPS) denotes the portion of a company's earnings that is allocated to each share of common stock. To calculate Earnings per Share investors will need to take a company's net income, subtract any dividends for preferred stock, and divide it by the number of average outstanding shares. EPS is usually presented in two different ways: basic and diluted. Fully diluted Earnings per Share takes into account effects of warrants, options, and convertible securities and is generally viewed by analysts as a more accurate measure.
Earnings per Share 
Average Shares 
3.66 times
Earnings per Share is one of the most important measures of the current share price of a firm, and is used by investors to determine the company overall profitability; especially when it is compared to the EPS of similar companies.


Earnings Per Share Comparison
Hershey is currently under evaluation in earnings per share category among related companies.
Hershey is currently under evaluation in price to sales category among related companies.
The Hershey Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Hershey operates under Food Manufacturers classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange exchange. more
NameThe Hershey Company
ChairmanJames NevelsAll Leadership
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InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00047111.0
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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