Stock Price of Post Holdings, Inc. (POST) Increases 3.09%

Stock price performance of Post Holdings, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 18.34% 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 0.57% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 33.75% . 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 Post Holdings, Inc. has a positive value of 16.9 compared to overall market. For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.3% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.69%.The 200 Day SMA reached 4.68%

Post Holdings, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 68.2 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) has climbed 3.09% in the past week and advanced 2.47% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.97% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.56% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 23, 2016, William P Stiritz (director) purchased 120,000 shares at 74.87 per share price.On Aug 24, 2016, Richard R Koulouris (EVP; Pres & CEO, Private Brnds) sold 21,942 shares at 85.33 per share price.

Post Holdings Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 2, 2017. The company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07. Analyst had a consensus of $0.55. The company had revenue of $1249.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1230.59 million. The companys revenue was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Post Holdings Inc was Reiterated by Stifel on Nov 21, 2016 to Buy, Lowers Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $95 .

Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $85.06 and hit $85.77 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $85.37, with a gain of 1.68% or 1.41 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,787,243 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $89 and the company has a market cap of $5,517 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $54.92 .

Post Holdings Inc. is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded ready-to-eat cereals in the United States and Canada. The Companys products are manufactured through a production platform consisting of four owned primary facilities and sold through a variety of channels such as grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, and drug stores. Its portfolio of brands includes diverse offerings such as Honey Bunches of Oats, Pebbles, Post Selects, Great Grains, Spoon Size Shredded Wheat, Post Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts and Honeycomb. Post Holdings Inc. is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

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