GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. Has $1,206,000 Position in Post Holdings, Inc. (POST)

GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. maintained its stake in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 15,000 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the fourth quarter. GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC.’s holdings in Post Holdings were worth $1,206,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its stake in Post Holdings by 33.1% in the third quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 131,365 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,137,000 after buying an additional 32,685 shares during the last quarter. American International Group Inc. increased its stake in Post Holdings by 0.3% in the third quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 124,649 shares of the company’s stock valued at $9,619,000 after buying an additional 388 shares during the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System increased its stake in Post Holdings by 0.3% in the third quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 28,725 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,217,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. increased its stake in Post Holdings by 0.3% in the third quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 1,887,376 shares of the company’s stock valued at $145,649,000 after buying an additional 6,193 shares during the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Advisors LLC increased its stake in Post Holdings by 2.7% in the third quarter. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 36,258 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,798,000 after buying an additional 947 shares during the last quarter.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Post Holdings (NYSE:POST)

Shares of Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) traded down 0.58% on Tuesday, hitting $84.51. 517,134 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $83.51 and its 200 day moving average price is $80.46. The stock has a market cap of $5.43 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 105.77 and a beta of 0.17. Post Holdings, Inc. has a 12-month low of $65.51 and a 12-month high of $89.00.

Post Holdings (NYSE:POST) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 2nd. The company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.07. Post Holdings had a net margin of 1.37% and a return on equity of 7.23%. The firm earned $1.25 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.24 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.52 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts predict that Post Holdings, Inc. will post $2.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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POST has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Post Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, January 21st. BMO Capital Markets boosted their target price on shares of Post Holdings from $83.00 to $85.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Stifel Nicolaus decreased their target price on shares of Post Holdings from $95.00 to $85.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, November 21st. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of Post Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 17th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $88.50.

In other Post Holdings news, Director William P. Stiritz bought 120,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, November 21st. The stock was purchased at an average price of $75.48 per share, for a total transaction of $9,057,600.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 1,381,996 shares in the company, valued at $104,313,058.08. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. 7.00% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Post Holdings Company 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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