Hershey Foods Jensen Alpha


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Hershey Foods Corp has current Jensen Alpha of 0.1983. Jensen alpha is a measure of the returns that are attributable to the managers' ability to select security and time the market. In other words, it is the returns remaining after deducting what would have been attributable to beta returns (which do not require skill) and the risk-freerate.
Jensen Alpha 
ER[a] - RFR * (1-BETA) 
BETA * ER[b]) 
ER[a] = Expected return on investing in Hershey Foods
ER[b] = Expected return on market index or selected benchmark
BETA = Beta coefficient between Hershey Foods and the market
RFR = Risk Free Rate of return. Typically T-Bill Rate

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Hershey Jensen Alpha Relative To Other Indicators

Hershey Foods Corp is rated # 5 in jensen alpha category among related companies. It is currently under evaluation in maximum drawdown category among related companies reporting about  52.65  of Maximum Drawdown per Jensen Alpha. The ratio of Maximum Drawdown to Jensen Alpha for Hershey Foods Corp is roughly  52.65 
Jensen alpha is the difference between the return of the portfolio, and what the portfolio should theoretically have earned. Any portfolio can be expected to earn the risk-free rate (RF), plus the market risk premium (which is given by [Beta x (Market Portfolio Return - Risk-Free Rate)]. Anything remaining over and above is alpha.
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