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The Hershey Co Days Inventory

: 84.49 (As of Jun. 2021)
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The Hershey Co's Total Inventories for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $985 Mil. The Hershey Co's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $1,064 Mil. Hence, The Hershey Co's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 84.49.

The historical rank and industry rank for The Hershey Co's Days Inventory or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:HSY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.81   Med: 65.91   Max: 76.41
Current: 76.41

60.81
76.41

During the past 13 years, The Hershey Co's highest Days Inventory was 76.41. The lowest was 60.81. And the median was 65.91.

NYSE:HSY's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
62% of the 162 Companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 67.56 vs. NYSE:HSY: 76.41 )

The Hershey Co's Days Inventory declined from Jun. 2020 (91.35) to Jun. 2021 (84.49).

Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI).

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. The Hershey Co's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 1.08.

Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue. The Hershey Co's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.50.


The Hershey Co Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for The Hershey Co's Days Inventory can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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The Hershey Co Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 63.96 67.36 66.57 66.92 73.00

The Hershey Co Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
Days Inventory Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 91.35 78.37 71.72 68.57 84.49

Competitive Comparison

For the Confectioners subindustry, The Hershey Co's Days Inventory, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Inventory data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

The Hershey Co Days Inventory Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, The Hershey Co's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where The Hershey Co's Days Inventory falls into.



The Hershey Co Days Inventory Calculation

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory.

The Hershey Co's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Dec. 2020 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2019 ) + Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2020 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Dec. 2020 )*Days in Period
=( (815.251 + 964.207) / 2 ) / 4448.45*365
=889.729 / 4448.45*365
=73.00

The Hershey Co's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jun. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (909.802 + 1060.422) / 2 ) / 1063.977*365 / 4
=985.112 / 1063.977*365 / 4
=84.49

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


The Hershey Co  (NYSE:HSY) Days Inventory Explanation

An increase of Days Inventory may indicate the company's sales slowed.

1. Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI).

The Hershey Co's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Total Inventories/Revenue*Days in Period
=985.112/1989.422*365 / 4
=45.18

2. Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year.

The Hershey Co's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

3. Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue.

The Hershey Co's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Inventory-to-Revenue=Total Inventories / Revenue
=985.112 / 1989.422
=0.50

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

A lot of business are seasonable. It makes more sense to compare Days Inventory from the same period in the previous year instead of from the previous quarter.


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The Hershey Co Business Description

The Hershey Co logo
Industry
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
19 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, PA, USA, 17033
Hershey is a leading confectionery manufacturer in the U.S. (nearly a $25 billion market), controlling around 46% of the domestic chocolate space (per IRI). Beyond its namesake label, the firm's mix has expanded over the last 85 years and now consists of 90 brands, including Reese's, Kit Kat, Kisses, and Ice Breakers. Hershey's products are sold in about 85 countries, with just 10% of total sales coming from markets outside the U.S., including Brazil, China, India, and Mexico. The firm has sought inorganic opportunities to extend its reach beyond its core confection business, adding Amplify Snack Brands and its Skinny Pop ready-to-eat popcorn to its mix and Pirate Brands (including the Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs, and Original Tings brands) over the past few years.
Executives
Atkins Damien officer: SVP, GC and Secretary THE HERSHEY COMPANY 100 CRYSTAL A DRIVE HERSHEY PA 17033
Arway Pamela M director 601 HAWAII ST. EL SEGUNDO CA 90245
Katzman James C director 6000 N. HOMESTEAD LANE PARADISE VALLEY AZ 85253
Palmer Anthony J. director P.O. BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261-9100
Davis Charles A director 1 CAPE MAY ST 1 CAPE MAY ST HARRISON NJ 07029
Dutkowsky Robert M director JD EDWARDS & CO ONE TECHNOLOGY WAY DENVER CO 80237
Haben Mary Kay director C/O EQUITY RESIDENTIAL TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA, SUITE 400 CHICAGO IL 60606
Brown James W director FRANKLIN SQUARE CAPITAL PARTNERS 201 ROUSE BLVD. PHILADELPHIA PA 19112
Schoppert Wendy Lee director 6105 TRENTON LANE NORTH MINNEAPOLIS MN 55442
Shedlarz David L director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: SHEDLARZ DAVID L a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Malcolm Robert director C/O LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL S.A. RUE DU SABLON 2-4 MORGES V8 1110
Perez Juan R. director 55 GLENLAKE PARKWAY, NE ATLANTA GA 30328
Koken Mary Diane director THE HERSHEY COMPANY 100 CRYSTAL A DRIVE HERSHEY PA 17033
Crawford Victor L. director C/O THE PEPSI BOTTLING GROUP, INC. ONE PEPSI WAY SOMERS NY 10589
Buck Michele director, officer: Chairman, President and CEO THE HERSHEY COMPANY 100 CRYSTAL A DRIVE HERSHEY PA 17033

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