Post Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:POST)

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$99.1 $0.76 (0.77%) POST stock closing price Aug 20, 2018 (Closing)

Take a look at Amigobulls Post stock analysis video. Our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for POST stock is shown in the video.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Post Holdings Inc Stock Rating 3.2/5

Amigobulls POST stock analysis uses latest quarter 2018 Q3 financial data like Post revenue growth, profit margins and cash flows. Post valuation analysis is based on relative valuation multiples like PE ratio and price to sales ratio. Our Post stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy POST stock?

  • Long term revenue growth has been strong with a 5 year compounded annual growth of 42.6.
  • When compared with the Consumer Staples sector average PS ratio of 1.6, the price-to-sales ratio of 1.1 for POST stock is attractive.

Should you sell POST stock?

  • With a debt/equity ratio of 2.37, Post is highly leveraged in comparison to Consumer Staples peers.
  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 0.6459 times the net income. This is not a healthy sign.

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Investors can use Amigobulls Post stock analysis as a tool to arrive at accurate conclusions regarding financial health of the company and its valuation. Fundamental analysis of a company is the most often used approach to find the intrinsic value of a stock.

Among the financials of the company, Post revenue growth along with the profit or net income give a clear picture of the financial health. Investors could make use of POST technical analysis to check whether the fundamental story is reflected in the market sentiment.