Richmond Hill Investments Stake in Post Hldgs (POST) Lowered as Shares Declined; Ftb Advisors Has Lowered General0electric0co (GE) Stake by $315,350; Share Price Declined

May 22, 2018 - By Russell Anderson

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Richmond Hill Investments Llc decreased its stake in Post Hldgs Inc (POST) by 25.4% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Richmond Hill Investments Llc sold 38,067 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.68% with the market. The hedge fund held 111,826 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.86 million, down from 149,893 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Richmond Hill Investments Llc who had been investing in Post Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.08 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.07% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $75.55. About 451,042 shares traded. Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) has declined 11.75% since May 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.30% the S&P500.

Ftb Advisors Inc decreased its stake in General0electric0co (GE) by 13.26% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ftb Advisors Inc sold 18,550 shares as the company’s stock declined 23.20% with the market. The institutional investor held 121,362 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.13 million, down from 139,912 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ftb Advisors Inc who had been investing in General0electric0co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $132.54 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.94% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $15.26. About 77.92 million shares traded or 9.30% up from the average. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 54.35% since May 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500.

Analysts await Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $1.17 EPS, up 85.71% or $0.54 from last year’s $0.63 per share. POST’s profit will be $78.73M for 16.14 P/E if the $1.17 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.06 actual EPS reported by Post Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 10.38% EPS growth.

Since February 6, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 1 insider sale for $241,099 activity. 2,720 Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) shares with value of $200,514 were bought by VITALE ROBERT V. The insider SKARIE DAVID P sold $58,592.

Among 13 analysts covering Post (NYSE:POST), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 92% are positive. Post had 32 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, May 6 the stock rating was maintained by Pivotal Research with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, November 25. Vertical Research downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, April 19 report. Wells Fargo maintained Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) on Tuesday, February 6 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by BB&T Capital given on Thursday, June 23. Citigroup maintained the shares of POST in report on Tuesday, May 8 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, October 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 14 with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 10 with “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, September 19 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.4 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.31, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 35 investors sold POST shares while 68 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. 72.04 million shares or 0.47% more from 71.70 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Metropolitan Life Insurance New York has 0.02% invested in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST). Indexiq Advsr Limited Liability Corp holds 0.01% or 2,492 shares. Atwood & Palmer invested in 1,103 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Ny State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 0.02% in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST). 12 West Management LP has invested 7.3% in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST). South State invested 0.02% in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST). Kingdon Cap Limited holds 0.08% or 15,700 shares in its portfolio. Dupont Mngmt Corp has 0.06% invested in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) for 30,500 shares. Lorber David A has 94 shares. Highlander Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) or 100 shares. Banced Corporation holds 0.58% of its portfolio in Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) for 4,446 shares. Assetmark accumulated 6 shares or 0% of the stock. State Treasurer State Of Michigan reported 0.01% stake. Two Sigma Secs Limited Liability Company accumulated 0.02% or 7,556 shares. Waratah Capital Advsr Limited holds 129,418 shares.

More notable recent Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Earnings Scheduled For May 3, 2018” on May 03, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “Post Holdings Inc. Posts Jump in Profit in Fiscal Second Quarter” published on May 05, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “Post Holdings Announces New Share Repurchase Authorization of $350 Million” on May 02, 2018. More interesting news about Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) were released by: Fortune.com and their article: “Term Sheet — Friday, May 18” published on May 18, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Post Holdings (POST) Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: May 04, 2018.

Ftb Advisors Inc, which manages about $3.88 billion and $1.05 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares0dj0u.S.0Real0estate0et (IYR) by 5,832 shares to 161,121 shares, valued at $13.00 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Microsoft0corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 3,606 shares in the quarter, for a total of 82,843 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares0core0s&P05000etf (IVV).

Among 29 analysts covering General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), 9 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. General Electric Company had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, March 29 by J.P. Morgan. Stifel Nicolaus maintained General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) on Monday, October 19 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, January 30 with “Hold”. The firm has “Positive” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, March 23. S&P Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $54 target in Monday, August 17 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, December 16 by Bernstein. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $3500 target in Monday, July 10 report. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Thursday, March 23. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $36.0 target in Wednesday, December 23 report. The stock of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, July 7.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.5 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.19, from 0.69 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 153 investors sold GE shares while 921 reduced holdings. 151 funds opened positions while 383 raised stakes. 4.69 billion shares or 0.29% less from 4.70 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Proshare Advisors Limited Liability Co reported 0.19% stake. Cap Fund Mgmt Sa has invested 0.07% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Minnesota-based Meristem Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.55% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Court Place Advisors Ltd Liability Company owns 192,115 shares. Capital Counsel Ny invested in 0.02% or 10,900 shares. Karpas Strategies Ltd Liability Company holds 0.91% or 121,155 shares in its portfolio. Diversified Investment Strategies Ltd Co holds 89,805 shares or 1.42% of its portfolio. Td Asset Management Inc reported 0.19% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Retail Bank Hapoalim Bm has 0.29% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 76,418 shares. Southeast Asset Advsrs Incorporated reported 11,346 shares stake. Riverpoint Mgmt Ltd Liability Com invested 0.07% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Fincl Bank Of Nova Scotia has invested 0.24% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Bonness Enterp Inc has 1.95% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Sky Gp Limited reported 0.89% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has 0.19% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 6.24 million shares.

Since January 26, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 0 selling transactions for $43,446 activity.

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