Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) stated loss of 206,621 shares or 3.4% in the short interest. The short interest registered from 6,089,968 on May 31,2016 to 5,883,347 on June 15,2016. In terms of floated shares, the shorted positions stood at 9.4%. The stock has been averaging 763,499 shares daily in trading and would need 8 days to cover the shorts. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST): The stock opened at $77.35 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $77.87 for the day. The stock traded down to $75.52 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $76.90 with a loss of -3.32% for the day. The stock had closed at $79.54 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 6,344,431 shares.
The company shares have rallied 48.06% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 23, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $80.33 and the one year low was seen on Jul 7, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $75.49 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $68.18.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) has climbed 4.05% in the past week and advanced 0.26% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 5.77% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.29% for the last 4 weeks period.
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.