Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 1.1

Principal Financial holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF) for 1.58 million shares. Its up 0.15, from 0.95 in 2017Q1. The ratio increased, as 113 funds increased or opened new holdings, while 103 decreased and sold their holdings in Dean Foods Co. BlackRock Fund Advisors is the second biggest holder with 6 million shares now valued at 56.99 million whilst ARONSON+JOHNSON+ORTIZ has 5 million shares valued at 86.78 million. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Sold All: 28 Reduced: 75 Increased: 80 New Position: 33.

Dean Foods Company on 6/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.37 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.36. The market capitalization of the company is at $838.83 Million. The Company processes and distributes fluid milk and other dairy case products in the United States. The P/E Ratio for DF is 15.32. The Company operates through manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing a wide variety of branded and private label dairy case product segment. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,602,183 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,406,575.

Previously Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.31 by $-0.1. It has underperformed by 15.42% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a "market perform" rating on shares of Dean Foods in a report on Wednesday. Denver Investment Advisors Llc owns 2.05 million shares or 1.54% of their USA portfolio. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC set a $16.00 price objective on Dean Foods and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Sunday, October 29th.

News headlines about Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. Prudential, New Jersey-based fund reported 61,847 shares. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Dean Foods in a report on Wednesday, November 2nd.

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According to analysts Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.16 and can go high up to $0.24. $17.18's average target is 89.00% above currents $9.09 stock price. J P Morgan Chase & Co cut Dean Foods from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and cut their price target for the company from $16.00 to $12.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, August 9 by Wells Fargo. On Tuesday, February 23 the stock rating was downgraded by BB&T Capital to "Hold". The company now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $13.06. Amp Cap has 0% invested in Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF) for 14,539 shares.

Currently Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.8%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 0%. Dean Foods has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $21.04.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $7.91 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.11.

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