Coyle Financial Counsel LLC reduced its stake in shares of TreeHouse Foods Inc. (NYSE:THS) by 0.1% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 11,931 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9 shares during the period. TreeHouse Foods accounts for 1.8% of Coyle Financial Counsel LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 20th largest position. Coyle Financial Counsel LLC’s holdings in TreeHouse Foods were worth $1,225,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in THS. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of TreeHouse Foods by 21.2% in the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 3,264,403 shares of the company’s stock valued at $283,187,000 after buying an additional 571,659 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in shares of TreeHouse Foods by 30.0% in the first quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 2,723,677 shares of the company’s stock valued at $236,279,000 after buying an additional 629,326 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its position in shares of TreeHouse Foods by 68.9% in the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 2,398,639 shares of the company’s stock valued at $208,082,000 after buying an additional 978,431 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of TreeHouse Foods by 31.9% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,784,167 shares of the company’s stock valued at $154,775,000 after buying an additional 431,006 shares during the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. boosted its position in shares of TreeHouse Foods by 29.6% in the first quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 1,595,361 shares of the company’s stock valued at $138,398,000 after buying an additional 364,415 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 84.69% of the company’s stock.

TreeHouse Foods Inc. (NYSE:THS) traded up 0.43% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $86.38. The company had a trading volume of 968,590 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $4.90 billion, a PE ratio of 55.02 and a beta of 0.20. TreeHouse Foods Inc. has a 12 month low of $66.30 and a 12 month high of $104.53. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $95.01 and its 200 day moving average price is $93.43.

TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.54. The business earned $1.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.58 billion. TreeHouse Foods had a return on equity of 6.18% and a net margin of 1.74%. The company’s revenue was up 103.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.66 EPS. Equities analysts anticipate that TreeHouse Foods Inc. will post $3.07 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

THS has been the subject of several recent research reports. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of TreeHouse Foods in a research note on Monday, August 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $119.00 price objective on TreeHouse Foods and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Susquehanna reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $109.00 price objective on shares of TreeHouse Foods in a research note on Monday, June 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded TreeHouse Foods from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $114.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, KeyCorp initiated coverage on TreeHouse Foods in a research note on Wednesday, May 25th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $110.00 price objective for the company. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $105.25.

In other news, SVP Erik Thomas Kahler sold 5,700 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $100.00, for a total value of $570,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 28,857 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,885,700. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Ann Sardini sold 3,830 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $98.77, for a total value of $378,289.10. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 4,020 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $397,055.40. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 3.40% of the stock is owned by insiders.

TreeHouse Foods Company Profile

TreeHouse Foods, Inc is a consumer packaged food and beverage manufacturing company. The Company’s segments include North American Retail Grocery, Food Away From Home, and Industrial and Export. It manufactures a range of shelf stable, refrigerated and fresh products. Its product categories include beverages, salad dressings, snacks, beverage enhancers, pickles, Mexican and other sauces, soup and infant feeding, cereals, dry dinners, aseptic products, jams and other products.

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