BMO Capital Has Just Reaffirmed $9 Target Price Per Share on Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) stock, While They’ve Also Reiterated Their “Market Perform” Rating

August 9, 2018 - By Billy Entrekin

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Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.03, from 1.14 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 33 investors sold Dean Foods Company shares while 60 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 73.86 million shares or 1.32% less from 74.85 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.

Philadelphia Trust Com holds 0.29% or 402,620 shares in its portfolio. Schroder Invest Mgmt Grp Inc, Maine-based fund reported 52,539 shares. 155,411 were accumulated by Bancorporation Of Montreal Can. Voya Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability Com invested in 39,429 shares or 0% of the stock. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag reported 110,072 shares. Guggenheim Cap Ltd Llc holds 0.01% or 589,168 shares. Principal Fincl Group reported 723,492 shares. Mason Street Ltd Llc invested 0.01% in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF). Asset Management One holds 0% or 37,240 shares in its portfolio. Morgan Stanley owns 664,826 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Tarbox Family Office Inc accumulated 274 shares. Bancorp Of America Corp De has 0% invested in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF). Us Bancorporation De reported 11,912 shares stake. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System has 75,127 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Segall Bryant Hamill Limited Liability has 0.11% invested in Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) for 570,021 shares.

Since March 7, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $75,630 activity. Shares for $156,637 were bought by VV Value Vals AG.

Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) Rating Reaffirmed

Dean Foods (NYSE:DF) just had their share rating of a ‘”Market Perform”‘ issued by research analysts at BMO Capital, who now has a $9 TP on the $776.43M market cap company or a 5.88 % upside potential. This key information was revealed to clients and investors in an analyst report on 8 August.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Dean Foods (NYSE:DF), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Dean Foods has $10 highest and $7.5 lowest target. $8.79’s average target is 3.41% above currents $8.5 stock price. Dean Foods had 11 analyst reports since February 27, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, February 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Sell” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, May 14. Morgan Stanley maintained Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) on Tuesday, February 27 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 8 by Deutsche Bank. On Tuesday, February 27 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Underperform”. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, April 16 to “Sell”. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Tuesday, February 27. The stock of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) earned “Hold” rating by Vertical Group on Tuesday, August 7. Stephens maintained Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) on Tuesday, February 27 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Wednesday, August 8 by BMO Capital Markets.

The stock increased 5.72% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $8.5. About 3.76 million shares traded or 185.85% up from the average. Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has declined 47.40% since August 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 59.97% the S&P500.

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 market cap of $776.43 million. 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. It has a 58.22 P/E ratio. 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.

More notable recent Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) news were published by: which released: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AECOM, CyberArk, Dillard’s, Hasbro, Mattel, Newell, Papa John’s, Shopify …” on August 08, 2018, also with their article: “Dean Foods Q2 Earnings Preview” published on August 06, 2018, published: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For August 8, 2018” on August 08, 2018. More interesting news about Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) were released by: and their article: “Earnings Scheduled For August 7, 2018” published on August 07, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “77 Biggest Movers From Yesterday” with publication date: August 08, 2018.

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