Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. trimmed its holdings in Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) by 15.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 7,107 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,264 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Post were worth $563,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of Post by 3.6% in the third quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,273,861 shares of the company’s stock valued at $200,704,000 after acquiring an additional 78,669 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its position in Post by 23.1% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 2,027,185 shares of the company’s stock worth $176,447,000 after purchasing an additional 380,818 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. lifted its position in Post by 30.3% in the third quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,974,396 shares of the company’s stock worth $174,280,000 after purchasing an additional 458,900 shares during the period. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL lifted its position in Post by 17.5% in the fourth quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL now owns 842,787 shares of the company’s stock worth $66,774,000 after purchasing an additional 125,663 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its position in Post by 1.9% in the third quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 683,273 shares of the company’s stock worth $60,312,000 after purchasing an additional 13,064 shares during the period.
In related news, Director William P. Stiritz acquired 100,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, February 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $71.99 per share, with a total value of $7,199,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, CEO Robert V. Vitale acquired 2,720 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 6th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $73.72 per share, with a total value of $200,518.40. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 268,058 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $19,761,235.76. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have acquired 106,573 shares of company stock valued at $7,698,343. Company insiders own 7.40% of the company’s stock.
Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) opened at $78.50 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $5,200.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -150.96, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.24 and a beta of -0.05. Post Holdings Inc has a twelve month low of $71.06 and a twelve month high of $89.04. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.47, a quick ratio of 3.27 and a current ratio of 4.05.
Post (NYSE:POST) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The company reported $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.92 by ($0.04). The company had revenue of $1.43 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.42 billion. Post had a net margin of 4.54% and a return on equity of 7.90%. The firm’s revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.62 earnings per share. equities research analysts anticipate that Post Holdings Inc will post 4.52 EPS for the current year.
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Post 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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