Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) : Traders are bullish on Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 6.27% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 4.68%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 6.02% in the last 1 week, and is up 7.99% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 12.68% from its 1 Year high price. On Feb 16, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $21.17 and the one year low was seen on Aug 10, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $18.06 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $18.28.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.95% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.9%.
Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $18.94, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $19.32 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $18.65 and closed the trading day at $19.2, in the green by 1.37%. The total traded volume for the day was 2,289,823. The stock had closed at $18.94 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Muse John R, director of Dean Foods Co, had unloaded 50,000 shares at an average price of $19.27 in a transaction dated on March 4, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $963,500.
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.