Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. decreased its stake in shares of Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) by 15.1% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 7,107 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,264 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Post were worth $563,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Post during the 4th quarter worth approximately $129,000. Affinity Wealth Management acquired a new stake in Post in the 3rd quarter valued at $205,000. South State Corp acquired a new stake in Post in the 3rd quarter valued at $208,000. ETRADE Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Post in the 3rd quarter valued at $218,000. Finally, Garrison Financial Corp acquired a new stake in Post in the 3rd quarter valued at $220,000.
Several analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Post from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $83.00 price target for the company in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. Wells Fargo & Co reduced their price target on shares of Post from $106.00 to $90.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, February 6th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Vertical Group raised shares of Post from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, February 5th. Pivotal Research reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $105.00 price target on shares of Post in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Citigroup set a $110.00 price target on shares of Post and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, November 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $100.13.
Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) traded down $0.76 on Wednesday, reaching $79.81. 382,515 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,230,000. The company has a quick ratio of 3.27, a current ratio of 4.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.47. The stock has a market cap of $5,230.00, a P/E ratio of -153.48, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.28 and a beta of -0.03. Post Holdings Inc has a 1 year low of $71.06 and a 1 year high of $89.04.
Post (NYSE:POST) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The company reported $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.92 by ($0.04). The firm had revenue of $1.43 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.42 billion. Post had a return on equity of 3.85% and a net margin of 2.21%. Post’s revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.62 earnings per share. sell-side analysts forecast that Post Holdings Inc will post 4.52 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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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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