Parametrica Management Ltd bought a new position in shares of Post Holdings Inc (NYSE:POST) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 2,744 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $269,000.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of POST. Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Post in the third quarter valued at about $106,000. Sageworth Trust Co grew its position in shares of Post by 160.0% in the third quarter. Sageworth Trust Co now owns 1,300 shares of the company’s stock valued at $127,000 after purchasing an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Post in the second quarter valued at about $136,000. Toronto Dominion Bank acquired a new stake in shares of Post in the second quarter valued at about $181,000. Finally, Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Post in the third quarter valued at about $185,000.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Citigroup raised their price target on Post from $110.00 to $115.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. ValuEngine downgraded Post from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, October 27th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Post from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 9th. Stifel Nicolaus raised their price target on Post from $97.00 to $115.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 5th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies assumed coverage on Post in a research report on Thursday, August 16th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $115.00 price target on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $111.50.

POST stock opened at $91.97 on Tuesday. Post Holdings Inc has a twelve month low of $70.66 and a twelve month high of $101.43. The stock has a market cap of $6.17 billion, a P/E ratio of 34.45, a PEG ratio of 1.20 and a beta of 0.03. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.35, a quick ratio of 1.21 and a current ratio of 1.94.

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About Post

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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