Post Holdings, Inc. (POST): Price and Financial Metrics


Post Holdings, Inc. (POST)

Today's Latest Price: $96.49 USD

3.48 (3.74%)

Updated Jan 28 11:12am

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Overall POWR Rating


POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank


Industry Rank:

Ranked of 90 in Food Makers

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POST Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 7,655.66, Post Holdings Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 99.79% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • For POST, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 85.64% of US equities we're observing.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, POST is more volatile than just 4.16% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Post Holdings Inc are ABM, ESRT, CAAS, CNMD, and JVA.
  • POST's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Post Holdings Inc's official web site, go to www.postholdings.com.

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POST Price/Volume Stats

Current price $96.49 52-week high $108.46
Prev. close $93.01 52-week low $68.97
Day low $93.00 Volume 183,544
Day high $97.76 Avg. volume 378,046
50-day MA $97.53 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $91.04 Market Cap 6.36B

Post Holdings, Inc. (POST) Company Bio


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

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$96.49$59.11 -36%

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 40th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. 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 1.01 -- which is good for besting merely 24.12% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector with positive cash flow).
  • 48% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than merely 19.21% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 52% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than 80.75% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%-38%
1%-37%
2%-36%
3%-36%
4%-35%
5%-35%

AGFS, BUD, CHD, CWGL, and MDLZ can be thought of as valuation peers to POST, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Defensive sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.


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Latest POST News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Post Holdings Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate POST as an investment opportunity.

Hungry Planet® Announces Partnership With Post Holdings

Hungry Planet® Inc., a plant-based meat company, today announced a partnership with Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company. In this new partnership, Hungry Planet will work closely with Post's Foodservice and Retail units to expand the distribution of Hungry Planet's industry-leading range of plant-based meats to address the rapidly growing demand for alternative protein solutions across all meal occasions.

Yahoo | January 25, 2021

Post Holdings Announces Partnership With Hungry Planet®

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced a partnership with Hungry Planet® Inc., a plant-based meat company. In this new partnership, Post’s Foodservice and Refrigerated Retail units will work closely with Hungry Planet to expand the distribution of Hungry Planet’s industry-leading range of plant-based meats to address the rapidly growing demand for alternative protein solutions across all meal occasions. Hungry Planet produces a full range of chef-crafted plant-based meats that match the taste and texture of conventional meat, and offer a superior nutritional profile. These proteins provide a sustainable food alternative to traditional meat products. Based in St. Louis, Hungry Planet meats a...

Yahoo | January 25, 2021

Post Holdings and Conagra Brands Announce Completion of Acquisition of Peter Pan® Peanut Butter Brand by Post Holdings

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) (“Post”) and Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) (“Conagra”) today announced that Post has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Peter Pan® peanut butter brand from Conagra, effective today. About Post Holdings, Inc. Post Holdings, Inc., headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a consumer packaged goods holding company operating in the center-of-the-store, refrigerated, foodservice, food ingredient and convenient nutrition food categories. Its businesses include Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Michael Foods, Bob Evans Farms and BellRing Brands. Post Consumer Brands is a leader in the North American ready-to-eat cereal category and also markets Peter Pan® peanut butter. Weetabix is home to the United...

Yahoo | January 25, 2021

Capri Holdings, Post Holdings, D.R. Horton, Lennar Corp and Weyerhaeuser highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

Capri Holdings, Post Holdings, D.R. Horton, Lennar Corp and Weyerhaeuser highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

Yahoo | January 19, 2021

Bear of the Day: Post Holdings (POST)

Bear of the Day: Post Holdings (POST)

Yahoo | January 19, 2021

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POST Price Returns

1-mo -4.68%
3-mo 12.33%
6-mo 8.73%
1-year -8.38%
3-year 24.60%
5-year 64.94%
YTD -4.47%
2020 -7.42%
2019 22.41%
2018 12.50%
2017 -1.44%
2016 30.29%

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