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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Tesla cuts US prices for 3 of its electric vehicle models after a difficult week
A coffee roastery in Finland has launched an AI-generated blend. The results were surprising
Autoworkers union celebrates breakthrough win in Tennessee and takes aim at more plants in the South
New York lawmakers pass $237 billion budget with policies to jump-start housing market
The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
NYSE:POST

Post (POST) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$104.00
+1.08 (+1.05%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$102.92
$104.54
50-Day Range
$99.87
$106.87
52-Week Range
$78.85
$107.67
Volume
691,266 shs
Average Volume
382,209 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.31 billion
P/E Ratio
22.32
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$109.67

Post MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.4% Upside
$109.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.43% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.97
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.09mentions of Post in the last 14 days
Based on 98 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$793,842 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
16.85%
From $5.52 to $6.45 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.89 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

47th out of 136 stocks

Grain Mill Products Industry

4th out of 6 stocks

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About Post Stock (NYSE:POST)

Post Holdings, Inc. operates as a consumer packaged goods holding company in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Foodservice, and Refrigerated Retail. The Post Consumer Brands segment manufactures, markets, and sells branded and private label ready-to-eat (RTE) cereals under Honey Bunches of Oats, Pebbles, and Malt-O-Meal brand names; hot cereal; peanut butter under the Peter Pan brand; and branded and private label dog and cat food products under Rachael Ray Nutrish, Nature's Recipe, 9Lives, Kibbles 'n Bits and Gravy Train brand names. The Weetabix segment primarily manufactures, markets, and distributes branded and private label RTE cereal under Weetabix and Alpen brands; hot cereals and other cereal-based food products; breakfast drinks; protein-based shakes under the UFIT brand, and nutritional snacks, such as muesli. The Foodservice segment produces and distributes egg products primarily under Papetti's and Abbotsford Farms brands, as well as potato products in the foodservice and food ingredient channels. The segment also manufactures certain meat products. The Refrigerated Retail segment produces and distributes side dish, potato, sausage products under Bob Evans, Bob Evans Farms, and Simply Potatoes brands; eggs and egg products under Bob Evans Egg Whites and Egg Beaters brands; and cheese, and other dairy and refrigerated products under Crystal Farms brand. It serves grocery stores, mass merchandise customers, supercenters, club stores, natural/specialty stores, dollar stores, discounters, wholesalers, convenience stores, pet supply retailers, drug store customers, foodservice distributors, and national restaurant chains, as well as sells its products in the military, ecommerce, and foodservice channels. The company was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in Saint Louis, Missouri.

POST Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/01/2024
Today
4/21/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Grain mill products
Sub-Industry
Packaged Foods & Meats
CUSIP
73744610
Fax
N/A
Employees
11,430
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$109.67
High Stock Price Target
$128.00
Low Stock Price Target
$92.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+5.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$301.30 million
Pretax Margin
5.56%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.99 billion
Cash Flow
$13.33 per share
Book Value
$62.91 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
54,188,000
Market Cap
$6.31 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.66
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POST Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Post stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Post in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" POST shares.
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What is Post's stock price target for 2024?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Post's stock. Their POST share price targets range from $92.00 to $128.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $109.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have POST shares performed in 2024?

Post's stock was trading at $88.06 at the start of the year. Since then, POST shares have increased by 18.1% and is now trading at $104.00.
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When is Post's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
View our POST earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to Post's earnings call?

Post will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, May 3rd at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Post's earnings last quarter?

Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 1st. The company reported $1.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.07 by $0.62. The business earned $1.97 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.92 billion. Post had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.51% and a net margin of 4.03%.

What is Robert V. Vitale's approval rating as Post's CEO?

3 employees have rated Post Chief Executive Officer Robert V. Vitale on Glassdoor.com. Robert V. Vitale has an approval rating of 65% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Post own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Post investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Ciena (CIEN), Fossil Group (FOSL), Euronet Worldwide (EEFT), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) and First Data (FDC).

Who are Post's major shareholders?

Post's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Anderson Hoagland & Co. (0.07%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.05%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.03%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%), State of Michigan Retirement System (0.02%) and Meyer Handelman Co. (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Bradly A Harper, David P Skarie, David P Skarie, Diedre J Gray, Dorothy M Burwell, Ellen F Harshman, Gregory L Curl, Nicolas Catoggio, Robert E Grote and Thomas C Erb.
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How do I buy shares of Post?

Shares of POST stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:POST) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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