Post Holdings

Post Holdings, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a consumer packaged goods holding company operating in the center-of-the-store, refrigerated, active nutrition and private label food categories.

Post's center-of-the-store portfolio includes diverse offerings to meet the taste and nutritional needs of all families, including such favorites as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles™, Great Grains®, Post® Shredded Wheat, Post® Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts® and Honeycomb®. Post also offers premium natural and organic cereal, granola and snacks through the Attune®, Uncle Sam®, Erewhon®, Golden Temple™, Peace Cereal®, Sweet Home Farm® and Willamette Valley Granola Company™ brands. 

Post's refrigerated portfolio, through Michael Foods, includes value-added egg products, refrigerated potato products and cheese and other dairy case products and the Papetti's®, All Whites®, Better'n Eggs®, Easy Eggs®, Abbotsford Farms®, Simply Potatoes® and Crystal Farms® brands. 

Post's active nutrition platform aids consumers in adopting healthier lifestyles and includes the Dymatize®, Premier Protein®, Supreme Protein®, PowerBar®, Musashi® and Joint Juice® brands. 

Post also manufactures private label cereal, granola, low and no cholesterol egg products, dry pasta, peanut butter and other nut butters, dried fruits and baking and snacking nuts servicing the private label retail, foodservice and ingredient channels. Post is dedicated to health and wellness, offering consumers a variety of choices to meet their nutritional needs.
Company Growth (employees)
St. Louis, US
Size (employees)
8,700 (est)
Post Holdings is headquartered in St. Louis, US

Key People/Management at Post Holdings

William P. Stiritz

William P. Stiritz

Chairman & CEO
Robert Vitale

Robert Vitale

Terence E. Block

Terence E. Block

Prsident & COO

Post Holdings Office Locations

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

Post Holdings Financials and Metrics

Post Holdings Financials

Post Holdings's revenue was reported to be $5 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

1.3 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

393.7 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


EBIT (Q3, 2017)

190.5 m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

5.4 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

2.5 b


9.3 b
Post Holdings's current market capitalization is $5.4 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.4 b4.6 b5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.5 b3.5 b

Gross profit

1.2 b1.5 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


297 m438 m633 m1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b1.3 b

Cost of goods sold

182.5 m308.6 m484.4 m824.8 m777.2 m895.3 m886.3 m861.8 m847.9 m870.6 m891.3 m878.4 m

Gross profit

114.5 m129.4 m148.6 m249.1 m275.5 m316.5 m362.5 m409.3 m398.2 m379.2 m364.1 m393.7 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


402 m268.4 m841.4 m1.1 b

Accounts Receivable

14.3 m


121.9 m380.7 m465.3 m503.1 m

Current Assets

668.1 m1.2 b1.8 b2.1 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


884.9 m377.3 m176.7 m579 m274.3 m802.4 m868.2 m1 b869.1 m1.5 b2.5 b


120.8 m391.2 m436.5 m461.9 m491.3 m487.2 m491.5 m508.6 m513.4 m513 m526.6 m

Current Assets

1.1 b1.2 b1.1 b1.5 b1.3 b1.7 b1.8 b2 b1.8 b2.5 b3.5 b


1.5 b1.9 b3.1 b2.9 b2.9 b3.1 b3.1 b3.1 b3.1 b3.1 b3.1 b3.1 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(3.3 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

141.7 m152.6 m

Cash From Operating Activities

119.2 m183.1 m451.6 m502.4 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(423.8 m)(3.8 b)(1.2 b)(196.1 m)
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(2.4 m)(97.3 m)30.5 m24 m25.5 m4.9 m3.3 m97.6 m

Depreciation and Amortization

21.1 m51.2 m93.9 m63.1 m33.7 m36.7 m38.1 m38.1 m38.2 m38.9 m39 m


491.3 m487.2 m491.5 m508.6 m513.4 m513 m

Accounts Payable

258.2 m233.4 m224.3 m227.8 m235 m210.3 m
Y, 2017


49 x

Financial Leverage

3.9 x
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Post Holdings Company Life and Culture

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