Post Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.37 (-0.34 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume777,474 shs
Average Volume329,681 shs
Market Capitalization$6.86 billion
P/E Ratio38.74
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Post

Post Holdings, Inc. is a consumer packaged goods holding company, which engages in operating of center-of-the-store, refrigerated, foodservice, food ingredient, active nutrition, and private brand food categories. It operates through the following segments: Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Foodservice, Refrigerated Retail, and BellRing Brands. The Post Consumer Brands segment manufactures, markets, and sells branded and private label RTE cereal and hot cereal products. The Weetabix segment focuses in the marketing and distribution of branded and private label RTE cereal products. The Foodservice segment includes egg and potato products. The Refrigerated Retail segment produces and/or distributes egg products, sausage, side dishes, cheese, and other refrigerated products to retail and foodservice customers. The BellRing Brands segment comprises ready-to-drink (RTD) protein shakes, other RTD beverages, powders and nutrition bars. The company was founded by Charles William Post in 1895 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.


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Overall MarketRank

2.41 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

47th out of 179 stocks

Grain Mill Products Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Post (NYSE:POST) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Post a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Post in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Post stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Post?

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When is Post's next earnings date?

Post is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 18th 2021.
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How were Post's earnings last quarter?

Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $1.59 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.50 billion. Post had a net margin of 3.26% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.84%.
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How has Post's stock price 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 increased by 21.1% and is now trading at $107.69.
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What price target have analysts set for POST?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Post's shares. Their forecasts range from $109.00 to $134.00. On average, they expect Post's stock price to reach $121.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Post's key executives?

Post's management team includes the following people:
  • Robert V. Vitale, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jeff Alan Zadoks, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Dan Ludwig, Senior VP, Chief Safety & Compliance Officer
  • Diedre Lynn Gray, Secretary, Chief Administrative Officer & EVP
  • Bradly A. Harper, Chief Accounting Officer & Senior Vice President

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 Vanguard Group Inc. (8.45%), BlackRock Inc. (7.57%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.62%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (4.12%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.83%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.37%). 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 BlackRock Inc., University of Notre Dame DU Lac, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company . Company insiders that have sold Post company stock in the last year include Bradly A Harper, David P Skarie, 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 Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Deutsche Bank AG, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Natixis, Marshall Wace North America L.P., and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 $107.69.

How much money does Post make?

Post has a market capitalization of $6.86 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 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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