Hershey (HSY +0.5%) could be on the hunt for companies outside the U.S. to acquire in order to...

|About: The Hershey Company (HSY)|By:, SA News Editor

Hershey (HSY +0.5%) could be on the hunt for companies outside the U.S. to acquire in order to add value, according to analysts. They note that the tone from the company has been more upbeat on the M&A front as valuations on potential targets in Eastern Europe, Asia, and Latin America has become more attractive.