Post Holdings Inc (POST) Given Buy Rating at BMO Capital Markets
A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. BidaskClub cut Post Holdings from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Zacks Investment Research raised Post Holdings from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $92.00 target price for the company in a research note on Saturday, October 28th. Wells Fargo & Company increased their target price on Post Holdings from $96.00 to $106.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. Pivotal Research reissued a buy rating and set a $105.00 target price on shares of Post Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, September 20th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) initiated coverage on Post Holdings in a research note on Monday, July 17th. They set a buy rating and a $105.00 target price for the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $101.83.
Shares of Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) traded up $0.65 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $78.91. 655,464 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 662,684. The firm has a market cap of $5,170.00, a P/E ratio of 32.73 and a beta of 0.11. The company has a quick ratio of 5.47, a current ratio of 6.43 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.31. Post Holdings has a 1-year low of $68.76 and a 1-year high of $89.04.
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Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of Post Holdings by 3.4% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,197,967 shares of the company’s stock worth $403,623,000 after acquiring an additional 171,948 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Post Holdings by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 5,104,315 shares of the company’s stock worth $396,350,000 after acquiring an additional 43,799 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC grew its stake in shares of Post Holdings by 26.5% during the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 5,067,121 shares of the company’s stock worth $393,462,000 after acquiring an additional 1,060,344 shares in the last quarter. Route One Investment Company L.P. grew its stake in shares of Post Holdings by 19.6% during the 2nd quarter. Route One Investment Company L.P. now owns 4,168,083 shares of the company’s stock worth $323,652,000 after acquiring an additional 683,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in shares of Post Holdings by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,195,192 shares of the company’s stock worth $170,451,000 after acquiring an additional 20,543 shares in the last quarter.
About Post Holdings
Post Holdings, Inc is a consumer packaged goods holding company. The Company operates through four segments, namely, Post Consumer Brands, Michael Foods Group, Active Nutrition and Private Brands. The Company’s Post Consumer Brands segment includes the Post Foods branded ready-to-eat cereal operations and the business of MOM Brands.
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