• Consensus Rating: Moderate Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $103.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 21.35%
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for POST

Analyst Price Target is $103.00
▲ +21.35% 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 $103.00, with a high forecast of $115.00 and a low forecast of $85.00. The average price target represents a 21.35% upside from the last price of $84.88.

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Current Consensus is Moderate Buy

The current consensus among 7 investment analysts is to moderate buy stock in Post. This Moderate 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
8/7/2023Evercore ISIBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$105.00 ➝ $108.00Low
5/8/2023Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ OutperformLow
5/2/2023BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ OverweightLow
4/13/2023Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$106.00Low
2/9/2023UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLow
2/7/2023BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$102.00 ➝ $105.00Low
2/6/2023Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$70.00 ➝ $85.00Low
11/29/2022Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$107.00 ➝ $115.00Low
11/21/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$96.00 ➝ $99.00Low
10/13/2022Piper SandlerLower Target$107.00Low
8/29/2022Piper SandlerBoost Target$109.00Low
8/15/2022Evercore ISIBoost Target$98.00N/A
8/9/2022Evercore ISIBoost Target$98.00N/A
8/9/2022Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$96.00 ➝ $100.00Low
8/8/2022Stifel NicolausBoost Target$95.00 ➝ $100.00Low
5/9/2022CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$92.00High
5/9/2022Piper SandlerBoost Target$84.00 ➝ $96.00High
4/1/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$129.00 ➝ $75.00High
3/24/2022Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$120.00 ➝ $70.00High
3/16/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$132.00 ➝ $85.00Low
11/24/2021CitigroupLower TargetBuy$128.00 ➝ $122.00Low
11/23/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/22/2021Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
10/5/2021CitigroupLower TargetBuy$134.00 ➝ $128.00Low
5/21/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyMedium
5/11/2021CitigroupBoost Target$116.00 ➝ $134.00Low
5/10/2021Truist FinancialBoost TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $125.00Low
5/10/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$105.00 ➝ $120.00Low
2/10/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $116.00Low
2/8/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$110.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
11/23/2020DA DavidsonLower Target$117.00 ➝ $109.00Low
8/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetNeutral ➝ Market Perform$108.00 ➝ $105.00Low
8/10/2020Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$100.00 ➝ $98.00Low
7/27/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower 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 TargetMarket Perform$115.00 ➝ $108.00High
5/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/11/2020Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/4/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$120.00 ➝ $110.00High
4/20/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$90.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
4/8/2020CitigroupLower TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $112.00High
2/11/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower 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 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 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 TargetBuy$115.00Low
2/4/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOutperform$114.00 ➝ $120.00Low
1/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanySet TargetBuy$114.00Low
1/24/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$115.00 ➝ $109.00High
11/20/2018CitigroupSet TargetBuy$120.00Medium
11/20/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyMedium
11/13/2018CitigroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $115.00Low
10/5/2018Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$97.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
(Data available from 9/27/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.03 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Post Holdings, Inc. operates as a consumer packaged goods holding company in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Post Consumer Brands, Weetabix, Foodservice, and Refrigerated Retail. The Post Consumer Brands segment manufactures, markets, and sells branded and private label ready-to-eat (RTE) cereal, hot cereal, and peanut and nut butter. It serves grocery stores, mass merchandise customers, supercenters, club stores, natural/specialty stores, and drug store customers, as well as sells its products in the military, ecommerce, and foodservice channels. The Weetabix segment primarily markets and distributes branded and private label RTE cereal, hot cereals and other cereal-based food products, breakfast drinks, and muesli. This segment sells its products to grocery stores, discounters, wholesalers, and convenience stores, as well as through ecommerce. The Foodservice segment produces and distributes egg and potato products in the foodservice and food ingredient channels. It serves foodservice distributors and national restaurant chains. The Refrigerated Retail segment produces and distributes side dishes, eggs and egg products, sausages, cheese, and other dairy and refrigerated products for grocery stores and mass merchandise customers. Post Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in Saint Louis, Missouri.
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Today's Range

Now: $84.88
Low: $84.84
High: $86.26

50 Day Range

MA: $87.56
Low: $84.44
High: $90.35

52 Week Range

Now: $84.88
Low: $80.39
High: $98.84


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Market Capitalization

$5.20 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: Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Evercore ISI, Piper Sandler, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, Truist Financial Co., and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for Post?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Post in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $103.00, suggesting a possible upside of 21.3%. Piper Sandler has the highest price target set, predicting POST will reach $115.00 in the next twelve months. Truist Financial Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $85.00 for Post in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Post?

Post currently has 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Moderate Buy."
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What other companies compete with Post?

Other companies that are similar to Post include Kellogg, Ingredion, Freshpet, Pilgrim's Pride and Flowers Foods. Learn More about companies similar to Post.

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 inv[email protected]. The official website for Post is www.postholdings.com. Learn More about contacing Post investor relations.