Impact of Brokerage Rating on Dean Foods Company(DF)

Many Dean Foods Company(DF) 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 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.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 2.48 by 9 Brokerage Firm. 3 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 5 Brokerage Firms have advised hold. 1 Analysts have rated it as strong sell.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) shares are expected to touch $20.83 in the short term. This short term price target has been shared by 6 analysts. However, the standard deviation of short term price estimate has been valued at 2.04. The target price could hit $24 on the higher end and $18 on the lower end.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Tuesday as its shares dropped 0.77% or 0.16 points. After the session commenced at $20.58, the stock reached the higher end at $20.6625 while it hit a low of $20.22. With the volume soaring to 1,180,284 shares, the last trade was called at $20.52. The company has a 52-week high of $22.31. The company has a market cap of $1,857 million and there are 90,496,465 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $15.69.

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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