Post Holdings Inc (N:POST)

Business Focus: Breakfast Cereal Manufacturing

Valuation Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.23
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
1.19
1.19
2.24
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.36
2.36
2.18
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
17.97
17.97
12.96
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
15.27
15.27
29.34

Analysts

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

Dividends

POST
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
--
--
3.04
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
--
46.68

Growth Rate

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-1.52
-1.52
8.59
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
15.28
15.28
8.87
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
43.34
43.34
6.24
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-577.81
-577.81
-25.05
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
183.09
183.09
-15.46
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr54.18
--
4.98
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
46.98
46.98
5.20

Financial Strength

POST
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
0.93
0.93
1.00
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
1.56
1.56
1.54
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
201.41
201.41
79.75
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
201.52
201.52
92.95
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.76
2.76
-0.35

Profitability Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
29.53
29.53
35.37
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
28.78
28.78
37.27
Operation Margin % - TTM
11.50
11.50
-125.16
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
5.47
5.47
-93.59
Pretax Margin % - TTM
6.33
6.33
-156.20
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-1.21
-1.21
-125.41
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
0.34
0.34
-156.94
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-0.92
-0.92
-126.47

Efficiency

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
539,861.50
539,861.50
541,805.51
Net Income/Employee - TTM
1,809.52
1,809.52
-23,120.67
Receivables Turnover - TTM
13.54
13.54
14.63
Inventory Turnover - TTM
8.09
8.09
8.37
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.53
0.53
1.01

Management Effectiveness

POST
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
0.18
0.18
-103.47
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-56.01
Return on Investment - TTM
0.19
0.19
-21.64
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-56.01
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
0.36
0.36
-22.26
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
-2.24
-2.24
-7.74