NYSE:DF - Dean Foods Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.40 -0.11 (-7.28 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 03:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.51
Today's Range$1.36 - $1.51
52-Week Range$1.36 - $11.14
Volume2.57 million shs
Average Volume2.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$128.44 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.95%
Dean Foods Co. engages in the manufacture, sale and direct-to-store distribution of fluid milk and other dairy & dairy case products. Its portfolio include the DairyPure and TruMoo brands, along with other regional dairy brands such as Alta Dena, Berkeley Farms, Country Fresh, Dean's, Friendly's, Garelick Farms, LAND O LAKES milk and cultured products, Lehigh Valley Dairy Farms, Mayfield, McArthur, Meadow Gold, Oak Farms, PET, T.G. Lee, and Tuscan. The company was founded by Samuel E. Dean, Sr. in 1925 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Ice cream & frozen deserts
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.76 billion
Cash Flow$1.1290 per share
Book Value$2.79 per share


Net Income$-326,900,000.00


Market Cap$128.44 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)

Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dean Foods' stock symbol?

Dean Foods trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DF."

How often does Dean Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dean Foods?

Dean Foods declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Tuesday, December 4th. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 16th. View Dean Foods' Dividend History.

How were Dean Foods' earnings last quarter?

Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 7th. The company reported ($0.41) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.19. The firm earned $1.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.90 billion. Dean Foods had a negative net margin of 5.13% and a negative return on equity of 21.02%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 9.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.14 earnings per share. View Dean Foods' Earnings History.

When is Dean Foods' next earnings date?

Dean Foods is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Dean Foods.

What price target have analysts set for DF?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Dean Foods' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Dean Foods' stock price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 257.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Dean Foods.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dean Foods?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dean Foods in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Dean Foods.

Has Dean Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about DF stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Dean Foods earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Dean Foods?

Dean Foods saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 24,502,580 shares, an increase of 33.3% from the March 29th total of 18,378,779 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,766,807 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.5 days. Approximately 30.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View Dean Foods' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Dean Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Dean Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Dean Foods investors own include Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Bank of America (BAC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) and Kroger (KR).

Who are Dean Foods' key executives?

Dean Foods' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ralph P. Scozzafava, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jody L. Macedonio, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Russell F. Coleman, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel
  • David Bernard, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Chris H. Finck, Chief Sales Officer & Senior Vice President

Who are Dean Foods' major shareholders?

Dean Foods' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.28%), LSV Asset Management (3.98%), Morgan Stanley (2.46%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (2.04%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.57%). Company insiders that own Dean Foods stock include Jose A Motta and Value Vals Ag Vv. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Dean Foods.

Which institutional investors are selling Dean Foods stock?

DF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, LSV Asset Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dean Foods.

Which institutional investors are buying Dean Foods stock?

DF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC, Spark Investment Management LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., South Dakota Investment Council, Acadian Asset Management LLC and Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dean Foods.

How do I buy shares of Dean Foods?

Shares of DF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Dean Foods' stock price today?

One share of DF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.40.

How big of a company is Dean Foods?

Dean Foods has a market capitalization of $128.44 million and generates $7.76 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-326,900,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.47) on an earnings per share basis. Dean Foods employs 15,000 workers across the globe.

What is Dean Foods' official website?

The official website for Dean Foods is http://www.deanfoods.com/.

How can I contact Dean Foods?

Dean Foods' mailing address is 2711 NORTH HASKELL AVENUE SUITE 3400, DALLAS TX, 75204. The company can be reached via phone at 214-303-3400.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Dean Foods (NYSE DF)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  414 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  530 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  944
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dean Foods and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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