Stock Price of Dean Foods Company (DF) Increases 2.37%

Dean Foods Companys in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 4.65% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 23.88% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 0.15% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Dean Foods Company has a positive value of 25.75 compared to overall market. Stocks of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) rallied by 2.37% during the past week but lost 1.05% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.55% in the past week but underperformed the index by 2.82% in the last 4 weeks.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $20.66 and hit $20.76 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.7, with a gain of 0.05% or 0.01 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,176,782 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $22.31 and the company has a market cap of $1,873 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $15.69 .

Dean Foods Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 7, 2016. The company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.36. The company had revenue of $1964.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1966.02 million. The companys revenue was down -3.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.30 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Dean Foods Co was Downgraded by Bernstein to Mkt Perform on Jan 19, 2017. Dean Foods Co was Initiated by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to Sector Weight on Dec 2, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 30, 2016, J Wayne Mailloux (director) sold 5,886 shares at 20.50 per share price.On Nov 22, 2016, Scott K Vopni (SVP, Finance & CAO) sold 33,105 shares at 19.79 per share price.On Nov 15, 2016, S. Craig Mccutcheon (SVP, Logistics) sold 4,030 shares at 18.61 per share price.

Dean Foods Company is the nations leading processor and distributor of fresh milk and other dairy products, and a leader in the specialty foods industry. The company produces a full line of company-branded and private label dairy products such as milk and milk-based beverages, ice cream, coffee creamers, half and half, whipping cream, whipped toppings, sour cream, cottage cheese, yogurt, dips, dressings and soy milk.

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