Dean Foods Company (DF) has risen sharply, recording gains of 6.3% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.22% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Dean Foods Company (DF) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Dean Foods Company (DF), hence the stock is down -0.42% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.82% relative to the S&P 500.
Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $18.29 and $18.25 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $18.63. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $18.55, notching a gain of 1.53% for the day. The total traded volume was 922,685 . The stock had closed at $18.27 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.47% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.11%. Dean Foods Company is up 11.84% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 9.22%.
Dean Foods Company is a food and beverage company. The Company processes and distributes fluid milk and other dairy case products in the United States. It manufactures, markets and distributes a variety of branded and private label dairy case products, including fluid milk, ice cream, cultured dairy products, creamers, juice, tea, ice cream mix and other dairy products to retailers, distributors, foodservice outlets, educational institutions and Governmental entities across the United States. The Company delivers its products to customer locations in refrigerated trucks or trailers that it owns or leases. Its products are sold on a local or regional basis through local and regional sales forces. The Company operates approximately 68 manufacturing facilities in 32 states located based on customer needs and other market factors, with distribution capabilities across 50 states. Its portfolio of brands include TruMoo, Alta Dena, Berkeley Farms, Country Fresh and Deans, among others.