Fisher Asset Management LLC bought a new position in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 144,240 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $12,732,000. Fisher Asset Management LLC owned about 0.22% of Post Holdings as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in POST. IndexIQ Advisors LLC lifted its position in Post Holdings by 0.3% during the second quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 1,485 shares of the company’s stock valued at $115,000 after buying an additional 4 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its position in shares of Post Holdings by 9.5% in the 2nd quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,194 shares of the company’s stock worth $170,000 after purchasing an additional 190 shares during the last quarter. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC purchased a new position in shares of Post Holdings in the 2nd quarter worth about $208,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new position in shares of Post Holdings in the 2nd quarter worth about $210,000. Finally, Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC raised its position in shares of Post Holdings by 2.2% in the 2nd quarter. Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC now owns 2,744 shares of the company’s stock worth $213,000 after purchasing an additional 60 shares during the last quarter.
Several research firms recently commented on POST. BidaskClub downgraded Post Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Post Holdings in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Pivotal Research reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $105.00 price target on shares of Post Holdings in a report on Wednesday, September 20th. Zacks Investment Research raised Post Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $92.00 price target on the stock in a report on Saturday, October 28th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company boosted their price target on Post Holdings from $96.00 to $106.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $101.83.
Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE POST) traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $79.41. The stock had a trading volume of 774,300 shares, compared to its average volume of 795,205. The company has a market cap of $5,255.51, a P/E ratio of 32.96 and a beta of 0.11. The company has a current ratio of 6.43, a quick ratio of 5.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.31. Post Holdings, Inc. has a 52-week low of $69.10 and a 52-week high of $89.04.
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Post Holdings Profile
Post Holdings, Inc is a consumer packaged goods holding company. The Company operates through four segments, namely, Post Consumer Brands, Michael Foods Group, Active Nutrition and Private Brands. The Company’s Post Consumer Brands segment includes the Post Foods branded ready-to-eat cereal operations and the business of MOM Brands.
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