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Post Holdings is a consumer packaged goods holding company operating in the center-of-the store, foodservice, food ingredient, private label, refrigerated, and active nutrition food categories. It manufactures and sells ready-to-eat cereal and hot cereal, egg, refrigerated potato, cheese and other dairy case, and pasta products. The company also markets and distributes ready-to-drink beverages, bars, powders, and other nutritional supplements. Besides, it manufactures peanut butter and nut butter, baking nuts, dried fruits, and nuts; distributes cereals and snacks, and provides peanut blanching, granulation, and roasting services to the peanut industry.

TypePublic
Founded1895
HQSt. Louis, MO, US
Websitepostholdings.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)10,200
Job Openings102
Revenue (FY, 2020)$5.7 B
Share Price (Jun 2021)$115.9
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Post Holdings

Robert V. Vitale

Robert V. Vitale

President and Chief Executive Officer
Sally Abbott

Sally Abbott

Managing Director – Weetabix UK and Ireland
Darcy Horn Davenport

Darcy Horn Davenport

President and CEO, BellRing Brands
Mark A. Delahanty

Mark A. Delahanty

President and CEO, Post Refrigerated Retail
Howard A. Friedman

Howard A. Friedman

President and CEO, Post Consumer Brands
Diedre J. Gray

Diedre J. Gray

Executive VP, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer
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Post Holdings Office Locations

Post Holdings has an office in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO, US (HQ)
2503 S Hanley Rd
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Post Holdings Financials and Metrics

Post Holdings Revenue

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Post Holdings's revenue was reported to be $5.7 b in FY, 2020 which is a 0.3% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

1.5b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

451.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

30.4%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

110.8m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

145.1m

Market capitalization (4-Jun-2021)

7.5b

Closing stock price (4-Jun-2021)

115.9

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

740.5m

EV

6.8b
Post Holdings's current market capitalization is $7.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

5.2b6.3b5.7b5.7b

Revenue growth, %

20%(9%)0%

Cost of goods sold

3.7b4.4b3.9b3.9b

Gross profit

1.6b1.9b1.8b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

1.4b1.6b1.6b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.3b1.5b

Cost of goods sold

981.4m1.1b1.1b984.8m936.5m977.1m985.3m1.1b899.6m1.0b1.0b

Gross profit

451.7m475.7m461.4m426.5m451.3m462.1m471.5m438.8m436.8m451.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

32%30%29%30%33%32%32%29%33%30%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

989.7m1.1b1.2b

Accounts Receivable

462.3m445.1m441.6m

Prepaid Expenses

64.3m37.0m53.4m

Inventories

484.2m579.8m599.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

468.4m126.0m29.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

398.4m379.6m370.3m

Inventories

3.6m(97.9m)(4.6m)

Accounts Payable

29.4m4.4m(26.8m)
Quarterly
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

600.7k
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Post Holdings Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Trademarks

656566

Trademarks (Foodservice)

34

Trademarks (Post Consumer Brands)

333733

Trademarks (Weetabix)

666
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Post Holdings Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Bob Evans Farms IncSeptember 19, 2017$1.5 b
WeetabixApril 17, 2017$1.8 b
Willamette EggSeptember 25, 2015
MOM Brands CompanyMay 04, 2015
American Blanching CoAugust 07, 2014
Michael FoodsApril 17, 2014
MusashiFebruary 03, 2014
PowerBarFebruary 03, 2014
Dakota Growers Pasta CoSeptember 16, 2013
Attune FoodsJanuary 15, 2013
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Post Holdings Revenue Breakdown

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Post Holdings revenue breakdown by business segment: 34.2% from Michael Foods Group, 7.7% from Weetabix, 23.9% from Foodservice, 16.9% from Refrigerated Retail and 17.3% from BellRing Brands

Post Holdings Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Post Holdings Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Post Holdings Online and Social Media Presence

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Post Holdings Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    F

    10/100

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Post Holdings News and Updates

Post Holdings Acquires Ready-to-Eat Cereal Business from TreeHouse Foods

ST. LOUIS, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced that it has acquired the ready-to-eat (“RTE”) cereal business of TreeHouse Foods for $85 million, effective today. The acquisition includes two facilities locate…

Post Holdings Announces Pricing of Post Holdings Partnering Corporation’s Initial Public Offering

ST. LOUIS, May 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST) (“POST”) and Post Holdings Partnering Corporation (“PHPC”), a special purpose acquisition company formed for the purpose of effecting a partnering transaction between one or more businesses, today announced the pricing of …

Post Holdings Reports Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2021

ST. LOUIS, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today reported results for the second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2021.

Post Holdings Appoints Jennifer Kuperman and Thomas Erb to Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced that Jennifer Kuperman and Thomas Erb have been appointed to its Board of Directors (the “Board”), effective May 4, 2021. With the addition of Ms. Kuperman and Mr…

Post Holdings Schedules Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Conference Call

ST. LOUIS, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced it will hold a conference call on Friday, May 7, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. EDT to discuss financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2021 and fiscal year 2…

Cereal maker Post Holdings to launch $400 million SPAC as more corporations warm to the blank-check listings

Summary List Placement The SPAC boom is now spreading to corporations, with cereal-maker Post Holdings the latest company to launch its own blank-check company. Post is seeking to raise $400 million for a SPAC that will acquire a company in the consumer products industry. The SPAC will be managed …
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Post Holdings Blogs

Bob Evans Farms Teams With Actor Gary Sinise To Pay Homage To Military Heroes And Their Families

New Albany, Ohio (June 16, 2021) – Bob Evans Farms, Inc., today proudly announced its partnership with Gary Sinise in support of the Gary Sinise Foundation’s (GSF) Serving Heroes program, to support America’s active duty servicemen and women, Veterans, and their families through its “Our Farm Salute…

Bob Evans Makes Breakfast Easier (And More Delicious) With New Grocery Products

Morning Routines Get Less Complicated with New Hearty Breakfast Innovations That Promise A Weekend Breakfast Experience All Week Long NEW ALBANY, Ohio, June 3, 2021 — Bob Evans Farms announced the launch of two new breakfast items for consumers looking for convenient, nourishing, and filling options…

New Airly™ Brand Launches First-Ever Climate Friendly Snack Developed To Remove Greenhouse Gases From The Air

ST. LOUIS, May 17, 2021 — Climate change is one of the most urgent crises facing our planet. While this can feel daunting, new company Airly Foods, is taking action through bold solutions. Airly’s mission is to help reverse climate change through food. Today Airly is launching its first product—Airl…

Q2 2021 Post Holdings Inc. Earnings Conference Call

Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POST) invites investors to listen to a live broadcast of the Company’s conference call to discuss financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2021 and fiscal 2021 outlook and to respond to questions on Friday, May 7, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Web…

PEBBLES™ Cereal Unveils Limited-Edition Commemorative Box in Honor of Its 50th Birthday

PEBBLES™ is surprising fans with an on-pack promotion with the chance to win presents LAKEVILLE, Minn., April 27, 2021 – PEBBLES™ cereal today unveiled a special limited-time commemorative box featuring an on-pack promotion that gives fans the chance to win presents in honor of the brand’s 50th birt…

Bright Future Foods and EverGrain, LLC partner to reimagine food supply chain and tackle pressing sustainability challenges

New collaboration between Post Holdings & Anheuser-Busch backed companies focused on creating new sustainable foods that are better for people & planet April 22, 2021—ST. LOUIS – EverGrain, LLC and Bright Future Foods, LLC are announcing a new joint collaboration to create innovative food pr…
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Post Holdings Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Post Holdings founded?

    Post Holdings was founded in 1895.

  • Who are Post Holdings key executives?

    Post Holdings's key executives are Robert V. Vitale, Sally Abbott and Darcy Horn Davenport.

  • How many employees does Post Holdings have?

    Post Holdings has 10,200 employees.

  • What is Post Holdings revenue?

    Latest Post Holdings annual revenue is $5.7 b.

  • What is Post Holdings revenue per employee?

    Latest Post Holdings revenue per employee is $558.7 k.

  • Who are Post Holdings competitors?

    Competitors of Post Holdings include Mondelez International, General Mills and Treehouse Foods.

  • Where is Post Holdings headquarters?

    Post Holdings headquarters is located at 2503 S Hanley Rd, St. Louis.

  • Where are Post Holdings offices?

    Post Holdings has an office in St. Louis.

  • How many offices does Post Holdings have?

    Post Holdings has 1 office.