Post Holdings Inc (N:POST)

Business Focus: Breakfast Cereal Manufacturing

Valuation Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.22
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
1.09
1.09
2.18
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.17
2.17
2.15
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
16.48
16.48
12.41
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
14.00
14.00
29.00

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
BUY
BUY
STRONG BUY
Number of Analysts
9.00
10.00
8.00

Dividends

POST
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
--
--
2.88
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
--
46.23

Growth Rate

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-1.52
-1.52
9.01
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
15.28
15.28
8.35
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
43.34
43.34
6.09
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-577.81
-577.81
-14.22
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
183.09
183.09
-9.72
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr54.18
--
4.86
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
46.98
46.98
7.07

Financial Strength

POST
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
0.93
0.93
1.03
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
1.56
1.56
1.57
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
201.41
201.41
76.10
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
201.52
201.52
90.95
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.76
2.76
-1.37

Profitability Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
29.53
29.53
35.05
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
28.78
28.78
37.37
Operation Margin % - TTM
11.50
11.50
-127.04
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
5.47
5.47
-111.41
Pretax Margin % - TTM
6.33
6.33
-162.50
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-1.21
-1.21
-134.57
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
0.34
0.34
-160.09
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-0.92
-0.92
-135.80

Efficiency

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
539,861.50
539,861.50
515,897.96
Net Income/Employee - TTM
1,809.52
1,809.52
-19,265.56
Receivables Turnover - TTM
13.54
13.54
14.17
Inventory Turnover - TTM
8.09
8.09
8.13
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.53
0.53
1.04

Management Effectiveness

POST
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
0.18
0.18
-111.88
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-66.21
Return on Investment - TTM
0.19
0.19
-23.00
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-66.21
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
0.36
0.36
-22.35
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
-2.24
-2.24
-9.15