Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) : Traders are bullish on Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 13.18% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 3.27%, 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 4.6% in the last 1 week, and is up 15.01% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 64.90% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $87.52 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $77.70 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $69.50.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 11.33% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 14.89%.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $85.4, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $87.52 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $84.7503 and closed the trading day at $87.35, in the green by 2.92%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,258,266. The stock had closed at $84.87 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Vitale Robert V, CEO of Post Holdings, Inc., executed a transaction worth $248,157 on November 28, 2014. A total of 6,190 shares were purchased at an average price of $40.09. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.
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 Companys Post Consumer Brands segment includes the Post Foods branded ready-to-eat cereal operations and the business of MOM Brands. Its Michael Foods Group segment produces and distributes egg products, refrigerated potato products, cheese and other dairy case products, and pasta products. Its Private Brands segment manufactures and distributes organic and conventional private label peanut butter and other nut butters, baking nuts, raisins and other dried fruit, and trail mixes. Its Active Nutrition segment markets and distributes protein beverages and bars under the Premier Protein brand, protein powders and bars under the Dymatize and Supreme Protein brands, and ready-to-drink beverages and other liquid-based solutions under the Joint Juice brand.