Post Holdings Inc (POST) Stake Increased by Mutual of America Capital Management LLC

Mutual of America Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) by 6.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 57,827 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,684 shares during the quarter. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC’s holdings in Post were worth $4,974,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Cohen Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Post by 13.7% during the 1st quarter. Cohen Capital Management Inc. now owns 82,920 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,524,000 after purchasing an additional 10,000 shares during the last quarter. Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Post by 11.8% during the 1st quarter. Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,667,777 shares of the company’s stock worth $126,351,000 after purchasing an additional 176,183 shares during the last quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp increased its stake in shares of Post by 129.1% during the 1st quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 69,881 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,294,000 after purchasing an additional 39,381 shares during the last quarter. Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Post during the 1st quarter worth about $7,444,000. Finally, Ironwood Investment Counsel LLC acquired a new position in shares of Post during the 1st quarter worth about $231,000.

POST has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Wells Fargo & Co set a $111.00 price objective on shares of Post and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 6th. SunTrust Banks restated a “buy” rating and set a $105.00 price objective on shares of Post in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Pivotal Research reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $120.00 price target (up previously from $105.00) on shares of Post in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Citigroup set a $105.00 price target on shares of Post and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 8th. Finally, Vertical Group lowered shares of Post from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 27th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $106.25.

Shares of POST opened at $97.87 on Monday. Post Holdings Inc has a 52 week low of $70.66 and a 52 week high of $99.60. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.52 billion, a P/E ratio of 36.66, a P/E/G ratio of 1.66 and a beta of -0.13. The company has a current ratio of 1.94, a quick ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.35.

Post (NYSE:POST) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The company reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.13 by ($0.07). Post had a net margin of 8.18% and a return on equity of 10.41%. The company had revenue of $1.61 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.58 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.63 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 26.4% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that Post Holdings Inc will post 4.22 earnings per share for the current year.

Post Company Profile

Post Holdings, Inc operates as a consumer packaged goods holding company in the United States and internationally. It manufactures and sells ready-to-eat cereal and hot cereal, egg, refrigerated potato, cheese and other dairy case, and pasta products; and markets and distributes ready-to-drink beverages, bars, powders and other nutritional supplements.

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