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NYSE:POST

Post Stock Forecast, Price & News

$84.66
+0.88 (+1.05 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 04:48 PM ET)
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$84.35
Now: $84.66
$85.44
50-Day Range
$82.36
MA: $86.73
$91.63
52-Week Range
$68.97
Now: $84.66
$112.38
Volume397,661 shs
Average Volume540,485 shs
Market Capitalization$5.73 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.76
Post Holdings, Inc. operates as a consumer packaged goods holding company in the United States and internationally. It operates through Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Refrigerated Food, and Active Nutrition segments. 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 products. The Refrigerated Food segment produces and distributes egg products, sausages, side dishes, and cheese and other refrigerated products. The Active Nutrition segment manufactures, markets, and distributes ready-to-drink beverages, bars, powders, and other nutritional supplements. The company also manufactures and distributes private label peanuts and other nut butters, dried fruits and nuts, pasta products, granola, cereals, and snacks; and provides peanut blanching, granulation, and roasting services for the commercial peanut industry. Post Holdings, Inc. sells its products 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; 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.41 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grain mill products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
CUSIP73744610
Phone314-644-7600

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.68 billion
Cash Flow$10.44 per share
Book Value$40.20 per share

Profitability

Net Income$124.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees10,100
Market Cap$5.73 billion
Next Earnings Date11/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$84.66
+0.88 (+1.05 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 04:48 PM ET)
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Post (NYSE:POST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Post's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Post's stock was trading at $88.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POST shares have decreased by 4.8% and is now trading at $84.66.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Post?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Post in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Post's next earnings date?

Post is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 19th 2020.
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How were Post's earnings last quarter?

Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.08. The company earned $1.34 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.37 billion. Post had a positive return on equity of 8.53% and a negative net margin of 2.05%. The firm's revenue was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.19 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for POST?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Post's shares. Their forecasts range from $98.00 to $129.00. On average, they anticipate Post's share price to reach $111.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Post?

Post saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,740,000 shares, an increase of 17.1% from the August 31st total of 2,340,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 468,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.8 days. Currently, 4.4% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 Intelsat (I), Bank of America (BAC), Fossil Group (FOSL), Ciena (CIEN), 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 key executives?

Post's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert V. Vitale, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeff A. Zadoks, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Diedre J. Gray, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 41)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Neugent, Exec. VP of Strategy (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mark W. Westphal, Pres of Michael Foods (Age 53)

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.64%), FMR LLC (3.42%), London Co. of Virginia (2.74%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (2.44%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (1.68%) and Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (1.50%). Company insiders that own Post stock include David P Skarie, Edwin H Callison, Ellen F Harshman, Jay W Brown, Mark W Westphal, Robert E Grote, Robert V Vitale and William P Stiritz.
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Which institutional investors are selling Post stock?

POST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Vanguard Group Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Van Den Berg Management I Inc., and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. Company insiders that have sold Post company stock in the last year include David P Skarie, Jay W Brown, and Robert V Vitale.
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Which institutional investors are buying Post stock?

POST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, London Co. of Virginia, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, UBS Oconnor LLC, Kehrs Ridge Capital LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Ensign Peak Advisors Inc. Company insiders that have bought Post stock in the last two years include Edwin H Callison, Ellen F Harshman, Mark W Westphal, and William P Stiritz.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Post's stock price today?

One share of POST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.66.

How big of a company is Post?

Post has a market capitalization of $5.73 billion and generates $5.68 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $124.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.91 on an earnings per share basis. Post employs 10,100 workers across the globe.

What is Post's official website?

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

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 9/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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