Post Holdings (POST) : Tuesdays money flow data in Post Holdings (POST) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $12.31 million, whereas, $10.97 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.12, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $1.34 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.
In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $0.1 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $0.1 million. Post Holdings (POST) fell $0.69 and traded at $86.4, down -0.79% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are -1.09% over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 1.1% of Post Holdings shares according to the proxy statements. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 22.68%. 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.
Shares of Post Holdings, Inc. rose by 2.87% in the last five trading days and 13.75% for the last 4 weeks. Post Holdings, Inc. is up 24.84% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 40.02%.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $86.95 with an intraday high of $87.43. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $85.82. However, the stock managed to close at $86.39, a loss of 0.80% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $87.09. The total traded volume of the day was 841,181 shares.
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.