Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) has received a short term rating of strong buy from experts at Zacks with a rank of 1. The stock has been rated an average of 1.33 by 6 Brokerage Firm. 5 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 1 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.
Other Equity analysts have also commented on the company shares. KeyBanc initiates coverage on Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) The current rating of the shares is Overweight. Equity Analysts at the Firm announces the price target to $90 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on May 26, 2016.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST): According to 5 Analysts, The short term target price has been estimated at $ 87.2.The target price could deviate by a maximum of $2.59 from the forecast price. In the near term, the target price could hit a high of $90 and a low of $ 85.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) rose 3.64% or 2.71 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $74.59 the stock was seen hitting $78.8699 as a peak level and $74.365 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $77.14. The daily volume was measured at 859,599 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $78.8699 and the 52-week low is $50.73. The company has a market cap of $4,961 million.
Shares of Post Holdings, Inc. rose by 3.88% in the last five trading days and 4.77% for the last 4 weeks. Post Holdings, Inc. is up 12.19% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 25.02%.
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.