Post Holdings manufactures, markets, and sells refrigerated, active nutrition, and private label food products in the United States and Canada. The company operates through five segments: Post Foods, Michael Foods, Active Nutrition, Private Brands, and Attune Foods. The company was founded in 1895 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.
POST Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Post Holdings Inc. To summarize, we found that Post Holdings Inc ranked in the 58th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 106% on a DCF basis. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for POST, they are:
The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 1.22 -- which is good for besting merely 22.25% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector with positive cash flow).
The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 5.5 years comes in at 0.47%; that's greater than 82.42% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
Post Holdings Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than just 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
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