Hershey: Q3 Earnings Insights

Hershey: Q3 Earnings Insights

Hershey HSY reported its Q3 earnings results on Friday, November 4, 2022 at 07:00 AM.

Here's what investors need to know about the announcement.

Earnings

Hershey beat estimated earnings by 3.33%, reporting an EPS of $2.17 versus an estimate of $2.1.

Revenue was up $368.20 million from the same period last year.

Past Earnings Performance

Last quarter the company beat on EPS by $0.12 which was followed by a 1.65% increase in the share price the next day.

Here's a look at Hershey's past performance:

 

Quarter Q2 2022 Q1 2022 Q4 2021 Q3 2021
EPS Estimate 1.68 2.10 1.61 1.99
EPS Actual 1.80 2.53 1.69 2.10
Revenue Estimate 2.22B 2.48B 2.26B 2.30B
Revenue Actual 2.37B 2.67B 2.33B 2.36B

New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).

Guidance

Hershey management provided guidance for FY 2022, expecting earnings between $8.2 and $8.27 per share.

To track all earnings releases for Hershey visit their earnings calendar here.

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