Post Holdings (POST) : 5 brokerage houses believe that Post Holdings (POST) is a Strong Buy at current levels. Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3.The median of all the 5 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Strong Buy with a rating of 1.
Post Holdings (POST) has been rated by 5 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $105 and the lowest price target forecast is $95. The average forecast of all the analysts is $97.4 and the expected standard deviation is $4.34.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Also, Brokerage firm BB&T Capital upgrades its rating on Post Holdings (NYSE:POST). The shares have been rated Buy. Previously, the analysts had a Hold rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on June 23, 2016.
Post Holdings (NYSE:POST): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $84.04 and the intraday high of $85.16 after having opened at $84.93 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $84.93, a loss of -0.18%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 440,552 shares. The stock failed to cross $85.16 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $85.28.
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.