• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $119.40
  • Forecasted Upside: 17.09 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for POST

Analyst Price Target is $119.40
▲ +17.09% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Post in the last 3 months. The average price target is $119.40, with a high forecast of $122.00 and a low forecast of $115.00. The average price target represents a 17.09% upside from the last price of $101.97.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 7 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Post. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/24/2021CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$128.00 ➝ $122.00Low
11/23/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/22/2021Truist SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
11/22/2021TruistLower Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
10/5/2021CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$134.00 ➝ $128.00Low
5/21/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyMedium
5/11/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$116.00 ➝ $134.00Low
5/10/2021TruistBoost Price Target$110.00 ➝ $125.00Low
5/10/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $125.00Low
5/10/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$105.00 ➝ $120.00Low
2/10/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $116.00Low
2/8/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$110.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
11/23/2020DA DavidsonLower Price Target$117.00 ➝ $109.00Low
8/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Market Perform$108.00 ➝ $105.00Low
8/10/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$100.00 ➝ $98.00Low
7/27/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$112.00 ➝ $105.00Low
6/22/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$99.00 ➝ $120.00Low
5/12/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyHigh
5/11/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$115.00 ➝ $108.00High
5/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/11/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/4/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$120.00 ➝ $110.00High
4/20/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$90.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
4/8/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $112.00High
2/11/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$127.00 ➝ $120.00Low
2/9/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$122.00High
2/6/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$130.00High
1/23/2020DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$129.00Medium
1/22/2020Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$130.00Low
11/11/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
11/11/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow
11/11/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$116.00Low
7/19/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralLow
7/18/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$106.00 ➝ $130.00High
6/11/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$125.00Low
5/8/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/6/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$106.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
5/6/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$107.00 ➝ $134.00High
5/3/2019Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Medium
2/4/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00Low
2/4/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$114.00 ➝ $120.00Low
1/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetBuy$114.00Low
1/24/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$115.00 ➝ $109.00High
11/20/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy$120.00Medium
11/20/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyMedium
11/13/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $115.00Low
10/5/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$97.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
8/16/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight$115.00Medium
8/14/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$105.00Low
8/6/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetBuy$98.00 ➝ $111.00Medium
8/3/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Medium
8/3/2018Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00 ➝ $120.00Low
7/23/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/27/2018Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
5/8/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $105.00Low
5/4/2018Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Low
2/6/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$106.00 ➝ $90.00High
2/5/2018Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
2/2/2018Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Low
11/20/2017CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy$110.00N/A
11/16/2017SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$105.00N/A
11/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/4/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$96.00 ➝ $106.00Low
9/20/2017Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Low
9/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$106.00Medium
7/17/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Buy$105.00Medium
7/7/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyMedium
5/10/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$97.00Low
5/10/2017Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Medium
4/19/2017Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
4/19/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$90.00Low
4/18/2017Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
4/18/2017Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$95.00 ➝ $105.00High
2/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHold$83.00 ➝ $85.00N/A
(Data available from 12/8/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.09 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Post Holdings, Inc. is a consumer packaged goods holding company, which engages in operating of center-of-the-store, refrigerated, foodservice, food ingredient, active nutrition, and private brand food categories. It operates through the following segments: Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Foodservice, Refrigerated Retail, and BellRing Brands. The Post Consumer Brands segment manufactures, markets, and sells branded and private label RTE cereal and hot cereal products. The Weetabix segment focuses in the marketing and distribution of branded and private label RTE cereal products. The Foodservice segment includes egg and potato products. The Refrigerated Retail segment produces and/or distributes egg products, sausage, side dishes, cheese, and other refrigerated products to retail and foodservice customers. The BellRing Brands segment comprises ready-to-drink (RTD) protein shakes, other RTD beverages, powders and nutrition bars. The company was founded by Charles William Post in 1895 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.
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Today's Range

Now: $101.97
Low: $100.88
High: $102.86

50 Day Range

MA: $104.62
Low: $94.88
High: $112.02

52 Week Range

Now: $101.97
Low: $91.79
High: $117.91


265,918 shs

Average Volume

384,128 shs

Market Capitalization

$6.38 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Post?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on Post in the last year: BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Evercore ISI, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., TheStreet, Truist, Truist Securities, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Post?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Post in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $119.40, suggesting a possible upside of 17.1%. Citigroup Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting POST will reach $122.00 in the next twelve months. Wells Fargo & Company has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $115.00 for Post in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Post?

Post currently has 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe POST will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Post.
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How do I contact Post's investor relations team?

Post's physical mailing address is 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD, ST. LOUIS MO, 63144. The company's listed phone number is (314) 644-7600 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Post is www.postholdings.com.