Post Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.31 (-0.30 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume207,027 shs
Average Volume378,495 shs
Market Capitalization$6.50 billion
P/E Ratio24.03
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Post

Post Holdings, Inc. operates as a consumer packaged goods holding company in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Foodservice, Refrigerated Retail, and BellRing Brands. The Post Consumer Brands segment manufactures, markets, and sells branded and private label ready-to-eat (RTE) cereal and hot cereal products. The Weetabix segment primarily markets and distributes branded and private label RTE cereal, hot cereals and other cereal-based food products, breakfast drinks, and muesli. The Foodservice segment produces and distributes egg and potato products in the foodservice and food ingredient channels. The Refrigerated Retail segment produces and distributes side dishes, eggs and egg products, cheese, sausages, and other refrigerated products to retail customers. The BellRing Brands segment markets and distributes ready-to-drink (RTD) protein shakes, other RTD beverages, powders, nutrition bars, and supplements. Post Holdings, Inc. sells its products primarily to grocery stores, mass merchandise customers, supercenters, club stores, natural/specialty stores, and drug store customers; military, e-commerce, and foodservice channels; discounters, wholesalers, and convenience stores; foodservice distributors, restaurant chains, and food manufacturers and processors; online and specialty retailers, supplement stores, and distributors; and food ingredient customers. The company was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

64th out of 330 stocks

Grain Mill Products Industry

4th out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Post (NYSE:POST) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Post a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Post in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Post stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Post?

Wall Street analysts have given Post a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Post wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Post's next earnings date?

Post is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How can I listen to Post's earnings call?

Post will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, August 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "9633789".

How were Post's earnings last quarter?

Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.26. The firm had revenue of $1.48 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.42 billion. Post had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.52% and a net margin of 4.99%. The business's revenue was down .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.65 EPS.
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How has Post's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Post's stock was trading at $88.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POST stock has increased by 14.9% and is now trading at $102.13.
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What price target have analysts set for POST?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Post's shares. Their forecasts range from $98.00 to $134.00. On average, they expect Post's share price to reach $118.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Post's key executives?

Post's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert V. Vitale, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Jeff A. Zadoks, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $629.98k)
  • Ms. Diedre J. Gray, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 43, Pay $629.29k)
  • Mr. Mark W. Westphal, Pres of Foodservice (Age 55, Pay $689.52k)
  • Mr. Howard A. Friedman, Pres & CEO of Post Consumer Brands (Age 51, Pay $1.81M)
  • Mr. Bradly A. Harper, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)
  • Jennifer Meyer, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Christopher J. Neugent, Exec. VP of Strategy (Age 60)
  • Mr. Steve Schonhoff, Sr. VP of Integrated Supply Chain for Bob Evans Foods & Michael Foods
  • Sally Abbott, Managing Director of Weetabix UK & Ireland

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

3 employees have rated Post CEO Robert V. Vitale on Glassdoor.com. Robert V. Vitale has an approval rating of 65% among Post's employees.

Who are some of Post's key competitors?

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).

What is Post's stock symbol?

Post trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "POST."

Who are Post's major shareholders?

Post's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Country Trust Bank (0.30%), Anderson Hoagland & Co. (0.03%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%), New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.02%) and Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Post stock include Bradly A Harper, David P Skarie, Ellen F Harshman, Jay W Brown, Mark W Westphal, Robert E Grote and Robert V Vitale.
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Which major investors are selling Post stock?

POST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Country Trust Bank, and Raymond James Trust N.A.. Company insiders that have sold Post company stock in the last year include Bradly A Harper, and Robert E Grote.
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Which major investors are buying Post stock?

POST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Anderson Hoagland & Co., and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have bought Post stock in the last two years include Ellen F Harshman, and Mark W Westphal.
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How do I buy shares of Post?

Shares of POST can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Post's stock price today?

One share of POST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $102.13.

How much money does Post make?

Post has a market capitalization of $6.50 billion and generates $5.70 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.71 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Post have?

Post employs 10,200 workers across the globe.

What is Post's official website?

The official website for Post is www.postholdings.com.

Where are Post's headquarters?

Post is headquartered at 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD, ST. LOUIS MO, 63144.

How can I contact Post?

Post's mailing address is 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD, ST. LOUIS MO, 63144. The company can be reached via phone at (314) 644-7600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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