Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST).
Raymond James & Associates reports that it sold 1,417 shares in the previous quarter decreasing its exposure to Post Holdings Inc by 1.2%. Its investment stood at $10,612,000 an increase of $1,166,000 as of quarter end.
These firms have modified their investment in POST. As of quarter end Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp had bought 78,669 shares growing its stake by 3.6%. The value of the total investment in Post Holdings Inc increased from $170,451,000 to $200,704,000 a change of 17.7% quarter to quarter. First Mercantile Trust Co expanded its position by buying 435 shares an increase of 10.3% in the quarter. First Mercantile Trust Co owns 4,673 shares worth $412,000. The value of the position overall is up by 25.2%.
Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS reduced its stake by shedding 20 shares a decrease of 0.2%. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS controls 9,651 shares with a value of $852,000. The total value of its holdings increased 13.4%.
November 6 investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets maintained a “Buy” rating on the company. Equity analyst Wells Fargo & Company raised the price target on October 4 boosting the projection from $96.00 to $106.00 and issued a “Outperform” rating.
On September 20 Pivotal Research maintained a company rating of “Buy” projecting a price of $105.00.
The company is trading unchanged by 0.00% percent from yesterday’s close. The company currently has a P/E ratio of N/A and market cap is 5.29B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $-0.44 with 66.16M shares currently outstanding.
Investors are a little more bullish on Post Holdings Inc of late as inferred by the fall in short interest. The company recorded a fall in short interest of -2.97% between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017. Short interest decreased from 6,070,583 to 5,890,107 over that timeframe. The days to cover increased to 12.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.09% as of October 13.