Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has tumbled 1.12% during the past week and has dropped 2.44% in the last 4 week period. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.06% in the past week but underperformed the index by 3.33% in the last 4 weeks.
Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF): The stock opened at $17.57 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $17.67 for the day. The stock traded down to $17.25 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $17.58 with a loss of -0.40% for the day. The stock had closed at $17.65 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,793,278 shares.
The company shares have rallied 1.33% 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 $18.08 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $18.25.
On the companys insider trading activities, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the director of Dean Foods Co, Muse John R had sold 50,000 shares worth of $963,500 in a transaction dated March 4, 2016. In this transaction, 50,000 shares were sold at $19.27 per share.
Currently the company Insiders own 2.3% of Dean Foods Company shares according to the proxy statements. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.03%.
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.