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Post Holdings Days Inventory

: 40.98 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Days Inventory is also known as Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Post Holdings's Average Total Inventories for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $521 Mil. Post Holdings's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $1,160 Mil. Hence, Post Holdings's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was 40.98.

The historical rank and industry rank for Post Holdings's Days Inventory or its related term are showing as below:

POST' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.38   Med: 50.4   Max: 60.06
Current: 40.38

During the past 12 years, Post Holdings's highest Days Inventory was 60.06. The lowest was 40.38. And the median was 50.40.

POST's Days Inventory is ranked better than
82.27% of 1715 companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
Industry Median: 80.71 vs POST: 40.38

Post Holdings's Days Inventory declined from Jun. 2021 (67.95) to Jun. 2022 (40.98).

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Post Holdings's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was 2.23.

Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue. Post Holdings's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.34.


Post Holdings Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for Post Holdings's Days Inventory can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Post Holdings Annual Data
Trend Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20 Sep21
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 53.76 43.84 49.93 55.02 49.38

Post Holdings Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Days Inventory Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 67.95 30.64 45.49 50.40 40.98

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, Post Holdings's Days Inventory, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Inventory data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Post Holdings Days Inventory Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Post Holdings's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Post Holdings's Days Inventory falls into.



Post Holdings Days Inventory Calculation

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory.

Post Holdings's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2021 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Sep. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2020 ) + Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Sep. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (599.4 + 594.5) / 2 ) / 4412.4*365
=596.95 / 4412.4*365
=49.38

Post Holdings's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2022 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2022 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jun. 2022 )*Days in Period
=( (517.5 + 524.5) / 2 ) / 1160.2*365 / 4
=521 / 1160.2*365 / 4
=40.98

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Post Holdings  (NYSE:POST) Days Inventory Explanation

Days Inventory indicates the liquidity of the inventory. Generally, a lower Days Inventory is preferred as it indicates a shorter duration to clear off the inventory. An increase of the ratio may indicate the company's sales slowed. Similar ratios related to Days Inventory are:

1. Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year.

Post Holdings's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

2. Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue.

Post Holdings's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

A lot of business are seasonable. It makes more sense to compare Days Inventory from the same period in the previous year instead of from the previous quarter.


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Post Holdings Business Description

Post Holdings logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
2503 South Hanley Road, St. Louis, MO, USA, 63144
Post Holdings operates in North America and Europe. For fiscal 2021 (restated for the separation of BellRing Brands), 47% of the company's revenue came from cereal, with brands such as Honeycomb, Grape-Nuts, Pebbles, Honey Bunches of Oats, Malt-O-Meal, and Weetabix. Refrigerated food made up 52% of sales and services the retail (20% of company sales) and food-service channels (32%), providing value-added egg and potato products, prepared side dishes, cheese, and sausage under brands Bob Evans and Simply Potatoes. Post also holds a 60% stake in 8th Avenue, a private brands entity and a 14% stake in BellRing Brands, with protein-based products under the Premier Protein and Dymatize brands. Post launched a special purpose acquisition corp in 2021, but has not yet executed a transaction.
Executives
Catoggio Nicolas officer: PRES & CEO, PCB C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2 ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Erb Thomas C director C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Johnson Jennifer Kuperman director C/O BELLRING BRANDS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Burwell Dorothy M director C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63021
Harper Bradly A officer: SVP, CHIEF ACCTING OFFICER C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Friedman Howard A officer: PRES & CEO, PCB 20802 KENSINGTON BLVD LAKEVILLE MN 55044
Westphal Mark W officer: PRES., MICHAEL FOODS C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Harshman Ellen F director C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Neugent Christopher J officer: PRES & CEO-POST CONSUMER BRNDS 20802 KENSINGTON BLVD LAKEVIEW MN 55044
Kemper David W director PO BOX 419248 KANSAS CITY MO 64141-6248
Koulouris Richard R officer: Pres. & CEO - Post/MOM C/O POST HOLDINGS INC 2503 S. HANLEY ROAD ST LOUIS MO 63144
Dwyer James E Jr officer: PRES. & CEO - MICHAEL FOODS C/O MICHAEL FOODS, INC. 301 CARLSON PARKWAY MINNETONKA MN 55305
Gray Diedre J officer: SVP, GEN. COUNSEL & SEC'Y C/O POST HOLDINGS, INC. 2503 SOUTH HANLEY ROAD ST. LOUIS MO 63144
Curl Gregory L director
Banks David R director C/O RALCORP HOLDINGS INC 800 MARKET ST ST LOUIS MO 63101

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