Is Now The Right Time To Bet On Dean Foods Company (DF)?

02/23/2016 - Dean Foods Company was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at BB&T Capital Markets. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Lastly, Sigma Planning acquired a new position in Dean Foods during the Q1 worth at about $207,000.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in DF. Rothschild Asset Mngmt owns 0.41% invested in Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF) for 1.49M shares. Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. increased its stake in ConAgra Foods by 0.3% in the first quarter.

Credit Suisse Group reissued their underperform rating on shares of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) in a research report report published on Wednesday, July 12th. First Midwest Bank Trust Division raised its position in ConAgra Foods by 0.8% in the first quarter. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. now owns 14,684 shares of the company's stock valued at $289,000 after buying an additional 2,509 shares during the last quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Dean Foods by 62.0% in the second quarter. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 9,828 shares of the company's stock valued at $352,000 after buying an additional 36 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Sfmg LLC boosted its position in shares of ConAgra Foods by 0.4% in the first quarter. Hancock Holding Co. now owns 19,399 shares of the company's stock worth $783,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the last quarter.

Yesterday Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) traded 2.94% higher at $11.68. Dean Foods has a 1-year low of $11.19 and a 1-year high of $22.31.

Currently Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)'s shares owned by insiders are 1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 0%.

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $34.48 and a 200 day moving average price of $38.27.

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ConAgra Foods (NYSE:CAG) last released its earnings results on Thursday, June 29th. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.47 and lower end at 0.19 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.38. Chicago Equity Partners Lc stated it has 0.09% in Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF). Next quarter's EPS is expected be $0.24 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.85. Equities analysts predict that Dean Foods will post $0.82 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 21st will be issued a $0.09 dividend. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.23. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. Dean Foods's dividend payout ratio is now 60.00%.

Conagra Brands, Inc, formerly ConAgra Foods, Inc, operates as a packaged food company. These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Shares of Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) traded up 4.35% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $12.24.

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Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Vertical Group lowered Dean Foods from a "buy" recommendation to a "hold" recommendation in a study on Thurs. Stephens downgraded shares of Dean Foods from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and set a $22.00 target price on the a research report on Tuesday. Of those analysts, 4 rate stock as a Strong Buy, 1 rate it as Hold, and just no analyst rates it as a Moderate Sell. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $13.00 price objective (down previously from $17.00) on shares of Dean Foods in a research report on Thursday. Where the relative strength index (RSI) is a technical momentum indicator that compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses in an attempt to determine excess buying & selling conditions of an asset, it is one of the most popular technical indicators, computed on the basis of the speed and direction of a stock's price movement. Dean Foods presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $15.40. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.22, for a total transaction of $200,848.12. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 89,260 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,965,217.20.

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