Post Holdings Inc (N:POST)

Business Focus: Breakfast Cereal Manufacturing

Valuation Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.40
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
1.21
1.21
2.01
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.21
2.21
1.93
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
12.71
12.71
12.23
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
20.74
20.74
28.74

Analysts

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

Dividends

POST
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
--
--
3.27
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
--
50.90

Growth Rate

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-10.50
-10.50
6.86
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
-3.42
-3.42
10.03
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
43.34
43.34
6.30
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-81.22
-81.22
-12.17
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-21.32
-21.32
-17.56
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr54.18
--
4.39
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
46.98
46.98
5.72

Financial Strength

POST
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
1.23
1.23
0.99
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
2.02
2.02
1.54
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
197.26
197.26
79.73
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
197.58
197.58
95.71
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.34
2.34
-0.74

Profitability Ratios

POST
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
30.98
30.98
35.02
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
28.78
28.78
37.19
Operation Margin % - TTM
12.67
12.67
-118.53
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
5.47
5.47
-84.81
Pretax Margin % - TTM
3.81
3.81
-142.25
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-1.21
-1.21
-116.07
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
3.01
3.01
-143.19
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-0.92
-0.92
-117.10

Efficiency

POST
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
508,069.30
508,069.30
536,908.40
Net Income/Employee - TTM
15,272.73
15,272.73
-26,445.69
Receivables Turnover - TTM
11.69
11.69
14.52
Inventory Turnover - TTM
7.11
7.11
8.42
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.49
0.49
1.00

Management Effectiveness

POST
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
1.47
1.47
-87.33
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-57.17
Return on Investment - TTM
1.58
1.58
-24.17
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
-0.47
-0.47
-57.17
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
5.43
5.43
-18.74
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
-2.24
-2.24
-9.51