Post Holdings (POST) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday February 02 as the stock slid 5.45% to $57.02, a loss of $-3.2875 per share. Starting at an opening price of $59.58 a share, the stock traded between $56.75 and $59.58 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 476,637 shares over 4,533 trades, against an average daily volume of 842,048 shares and a total float of 62.08 million.
The losses send Post Holdings down to a market cap of $3.54 billion. In the last year, Post Holdings has traded between $71.39 and $41.63, and its 50-day SMA is currently $61.70 and 200-day SMA is $57.37.
Post Holdings Inc is a consumer packaged goods company operating in the center-of-the-store, refrigerated and private label food categories. Its business segments are Post Foods, Michael Foods, Active Nutrition, Private Brands and Attune Foods.
Post Holdings is based out of St. Louis, MO and has some 8,500 employees. Its CEO is Richard R. Koulouris / Robert V. Vitale / James E. Dwyer / Christopher J. Neugent.
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