Dean Foods Company (DF) Hit 12-Month Low on Apr, 16

April 16, 2018 - By Julie Barnes

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q4 2017. It has change of 0.31, from 2017Q3’s 0.83. The ratio increased due to Dean Foods Company positioning: 22 sold and 66 reduced. 38 funds bought holdings and 62 increased holdings. Investors holded 84.22 million in 2017Q3 but now own 74.85 million shares or 11.13% less.
4,000 were reported by United Fire Gru. Mason Street Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.01% invested in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) for 44,868 shs. 707,021 were accumulated by Parametric Associates Ltd Liability Corp. Moreover, Fairpointe Cap Ltd Liability Co has 0.05% invested in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF). Meeder Asset has 35,288 shs. Citadel Limited Liability Corporation holds 1.30M shs. California State Teachers Retirement holds 0% or 143,365 shs in its capital. Hudock Cap Grp Ltd, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 251 shs. Glenmede Trust Na holds 830 shs. Los Angeles Cap & Equity Research holds 0.01% of its capital in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) for 236,707 shs. Nordea Inv Ab owns 0.01% invested in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) for 207,988 shs. Cwm Lc accumulated 225 shs. Citigroup Incorporated holds 110,285 shs. Segall Bryant Hamill Limited Co invested in 331,651 shs. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky reported 0% in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF).

Dean Foods Company registered $81,007 net activity with 0 insider purchases and 1 sale since March 7, 2018.

A 52 week low was touched by Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF). Today’s stock price was $8.22. It’s 8.00 % below our $7.56. Barchart.com published the 52 week low on Apr, 16. The company has $750.57 million MC. The company’s valuation will be $60.05 million less at $7.56 price target.

On during the last trading session the stock decreased $0.73 or 8.16%, reaching $8.22.Currently Dean Foods Company is downtrending after 55.48% change in last April 16, 2017. DF has also 1.44 million shares volume. DF underperformed the S&P500 by 67.03%.

Analysts await Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $0.14 earnings per share, up 7.69 % or $0.01 from last year’s $0.13 per share. DF’s profit will be $12.78M for 14.68 P/E if the $0.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.25 actual earnings per share reported by Dean Foods Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -44.00 % negative EPS growth.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) Ratings Coverage

In total 8 analysts cover Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF). “Buy” rating has 2, “Sell” are 2, while 4 are “Hold”. 25% are bullish. 14 are the (NYSE:DF)’s analyst reports since October 27, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Wednesday, January 17 the stock of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has “Equal-Weight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. On Tuesday, February 27 the stock of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) earned “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse. The company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, February 27. On Monday, April 16 the firm earned “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs. On Tuesday, February 27 the firm has “Market Perform” rating given by BMO Capital Markets. In Tuesday, February 27 report Stephens maintained it with “Hold” rating and $9.0 target. The company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, November 8. On Friday, October 27 Jefferies maintained the shares of DF in report with “Buy” rating. On Monday, October 30 the rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. On Wednesday, November 8 the firm has “Market Perform” rating given by BMO Capital Markets.

Dean Foods Company, a food and beverage company, processes and distributes milk, and other dairy and dairy case products in the United States.The company has $750.57 million market cap. The firm makes, markets, and distributes various branded and private label dairy case products, such as fluid milk, ice creams, cultured dairy products, creamers, ice cream mixes, and other dairy products; and juices, teas, bottled water, and other products.The P/E ratio is 12.18. It sell its products under approximately 50 national, regional, and local proprietary or licensed brands, and private labels, including DairyPure, TruMoo, Alta Dena, Berkeley Farms, Country Fresh, Dean's, Friendly's, Garelick Farms, LAND O LAKES, Lehigh Valley Dairy Farms, Mayfield, McArthur, Meadow Gold, Oak Farms, PET, T.G.

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