Question: financial analysis hershey company strategy this assignment will teach you...
Financial Analysis (Hershey company)
This assignment will teach you about how to conduct research, write a professional report to communicate your findings, and incorporating APA style in your paper.
- Select the same company you used for your week two (2) individual assignment.
- Write a paper no more than 1000 words in which you discuss what strategies the selected company should pursue.
- Go to the company’s website and click on Newsroom.
- Read through the most recent 10 press releases.
- Determine two strategies the company is actually pursuing.
- Give at least two (2) pros and at least two (2) cons of those two new strategies the company is pursuing.
- What strategy or strategies would you recommend for your chosen company? Explain the rationale for proposing the selected strategy or strategies.
- Present an outline as to how
to achieve the strategy/strategies. For example, you recommend any
of the strategies below, then outline the steps the company needs
to take in order to achieve it.
- Strategies: Cooperation among competitors, joint venture/partnering, merger/acquisition, private equity acquisitions, first mover advantage, outsourcing, etc.
- Would you recommend that the company consider a combination of multiple strategies? Why? Below are strategies that you could propose to management.
|Backward integration||Related diversification|
|Forward integration||Unrelated diversification|