Post Holdings Inc (N:POST)

Business Focus: Breakfast Cereal Manufacturing

Valuation Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.28
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
1.27
1.27
2.39
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.37
2.37
2.10
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
21.10
21.10
13.06
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
20.25
20.25
29.04

Analysts

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

Dividends

POST
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
--
--
3.11
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
--
49.28

Growth Rate

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-12.50
-12.50
8.59
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
5.18
5.18
10.90
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
43.34
43.34
6.17
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-51.67
-51.67
-15.14
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-169.38
-169.38
-18.67
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr54.18
--
4.67
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
46.98
46.98
5.51

Financial Strength

POST
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
1.08
1.08
1.01
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
1.93
1.93
1.54
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
195.62
195.62
82.41
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
195.83
195.83
94.83
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.38
2.38
-0.65

Profitability Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
30.10
30.10
35.54
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
28.78
28.78
37.17
Operation Margin % - TTM
12.25
12.25
-125.67
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
5.47
5.47
-87.66
Pretax Margin % - TTM
5.16
5.16
-151.62
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-1.21
-1.21
-117.90
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
-0.41
-0.41
-152.53
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-0.92
-0.92
-118.90

Efficiency

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
522,692.70
522,692.70
537,119.94
Net Income/Employee - TTM
-2,155.84
-2,155.84
-22,708.02
Receivables Turnover - TTM
11.29
11.29
14.70
Inventory Turnover - TTM
7.36
7.36
8.26
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.50
0.50
1.01

Management Effectiveness

POST
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
-0.21
-0.21
-96.51
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-56.91
Return on Investment - TTM
-0.22
-0.22
-23.53
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-56.91
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
-1.04
-1.04
-21.70
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
-2.24
-2.24
-9.69