Post Holdings (POST) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.57 EPS
Post Holdings (NASDAQ:POST) released its earnings data on Thursday. The company reported ($0.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.57, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. The company had revenue of $633.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $636.70 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.29 earnings per share.
Post Holdings (NASDAQ:POST) traded down 1.70% on Thursday, hitting $44.51. 950,015 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Post Holdings has a 52 week low of $38.31 and a 52 week high of $60.63. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $48.0 and a 200-day moving average of $52.02. The company’s market cap is $1.712 billion. Post Holdings also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock investors bought 407 call options on the company. This is an increase of 748% compared to the average volume of 48 call options.
Post Holdings, Inc, is a holding company. The Company is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded ready-to-eat cereals in the United States and Canada.
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