Diversified Trust Co lifted its holdings in TreeHouse Foods Inc. (NYSE:THS) by 8.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 20,201 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,631 shares during the period. Diversified Trust Co’s holdings in TreeHouse Foods were worth $819,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in TreeHouse Foods by 2.0% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 5,774,919 shares of the company’s stock worth $252,940,000 after buying an additional 113,038 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in TreeHouse Foods by 10.4% in the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,114,431 shares of the company’s stock valued at $49,203,000 after buying an additional 105,274 shares during the last quarter. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC increased its holdings in TreeHouse Foods by 2.2% in the third quarter. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC now owns 802,359 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,520,000 after buying an additional 17,293 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its holdings in TreeHouse Foods by 59.7% in the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 744,001 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,587,000 after buying an additional 278,136 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its holdings in TreeHouse Foods by 0.9% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 654,456 shares of the company’s stock valued at $28,665,000 after buying an additional 5,682 shares during the last quarter.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on THS shares. Jefferies Financial Group upped their price objective on shares of TreeHouse Foods from $42.00 to $47.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 27th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their price objective on shares of TreeHouse Foods from $60.00 to $58.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 7th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of TreeHouse Foods from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $44.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Wednesday, October 7th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of TreeHouse Foods from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 11th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company decreased their price objective on shares of TreeHouse Foods from $68.00 to $65.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 22nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $54.13.

Shares of THS opened at $40.25 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $2.27 billion, a PE ratio of -11.60, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.96 and a beta of 0.65. The company’s fifty day moving average is $40.96 and its two-hundred day moving average is $45.23. TreeHouse Foods Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $33.50 and a fifty-two week high of $56.03. The company has a quick ratio of 0.82, a current ratio of 1.48 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.16.

TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 6th. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $1.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.08 billion. TreeHouse Foods had a negative net margin of 4.51% and a positive return on equity of 8.12%. TreeHouse Foods’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.40 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that TreeHouse Foods Inc. will post 2.67 earnings per share for the current year.

TreeHouse Foods Profile

TreeHouse Foods, Inc operates as a food and beverage manufacturer in the United States, Canada, and Italy. The company operates through Baked Goods, Beverages, Condiments, Meals, and Snacks segments. The Baked Goods segment offers candies, cookies, crackers, in-store bakery products, pita chips, pretzels, refrigerated dough, retail griddle waffles, pancakes, and French toasts.

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