Hershey Foods Dividends

HSY -  USA Stock  

USD 225.41  3.91  1.71%

Dividend Yield is likely to rise to 0.0186 in 2022, whereas Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions is likely to drop (740.1 M) in 2022.
Hershey Foods' past performance could be the main factor of why investors trade Hershey Foods Corp stock today. Investors should clearly understand every aspect of the Hershey Foods dividend schedule, including its future sustainability, and how it might impact an overall investment strategy. This tool is helpful to digest Hershey Foods' past dividend schedule and payout information as well as to compare it to related equities in the form of a graph and calendar. Hershey Foods Corp dividends can also provide a clue to the current valuation of Hershey Foods.
  
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Investing in dividend-paying stocks, such as Hershey Foods Corp is one of the few strategies that are good for long-term investment. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in Hershey Foods must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
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Last ReportedProjected for 2022
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-686 M-740.1 M
Dividend Yield 0.018  0.0186 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 3.41  3.18 

Hershey Foods Quarterly Dividend Yield

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Is Hershey Foods' industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Hershey Foods. If investors know Hershey will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Hershey Foods listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Hershey Foods Corp is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Hershey that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Hershey Foods' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Hershey Foods' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Hershey Foods' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Hershey Foods' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Hershey Foods' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Hershey Foods value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Hershey Foods' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.

Hershey Foods Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions Over Time

Today, most investors in Hershey Foods Stock are looking for potential investment opportunities by analyzing not only static indicators but also various Hershey Foods' growth ratios. Consistent increases or decreases in fundamental ratios usually indicate a possible pattern that can be successfully translated into profits. However, when comparing two companies, knowing each company's payment of dividends and other cash distributions growth rates may not be enough to decide which company is a better investment. That's why investors frequently use a static breakdown of Hershey Foods payment of dividends and other cash distributions as a starting point in their analysis.
A component of Net Cash Flow from Financing representing dividends and dividend equivalents paid on common stock and restricted stock units.
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Hershey Foods Historical Dividend Yield Growth

A solid dividend growth pattern of Hershey Foods could indicate future dividend growth is likely, which can signal long-term profitability for Hershey Foods Corp. When investors calculate the dividend yield growth rate, they can use any interval of time they wish. They may also calculate the dividend yield growth rate using the least-squares method or simply take an annualized figure over a given time period.
Dividend Yield is Hershey Foods Corp dividend as a percentage of Hershey Foods stock price. Hershey Foods Corp dividend yield is a measure of Hershey Foods stock productivity, which can be interpreted as interest rate earned on an Hershey Foods investment. Dividend Yield measures the ratio between a company's Dividends per Basic Common Share and its [Price].
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Recent Hershey Foods Dividends Paid (per share)

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Hershey Foods Past Distributions to stockholders

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of Hershey Foods earnings, decided and managed by the Hershey Foodss board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. Hershey Foods dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment.
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20th of May 2021
18th of February 2021
19th of November 2020
20th of August 2020
21st of May 2020

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