Investment Potential for TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS): A Closer Look

    ONeill Thomas Emmet III, Exec VP, Gen Counsel & CAO, subtracted 6,400 shares of TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) from its portfolio at the rate of $49.11 per share valuing $314,304 on Nov 27. The insider left behind 109,076 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $51.27, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $52.78. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $48.71 and a 2nd Support Level at $47.66. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) was $49.77. TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) stock has gained $1.87, or 0.61%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$5.78, or -10.41%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$0.88, or -1.74%. This year-to-date, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) shares have lost -$0.94, or -1.85%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Sell .”

    With 56,213 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $2,748,254K. TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) generates $5,812 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of -$61,400 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -5.38%, a 3-Year Total Return of -27.19%, and a 5-year Total Return of -41.25%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 09/19, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) reported earnings of $0.55 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.59 per share, representing a -0.04 difference and -6.78% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 06/19, the reported earnings of $0.36 represented a 0.07 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.29 per share, which was a 24.14% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 12/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.09 per share. This estimate came from a total of 6 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.16 and the low estimate was $1.01. In the year-ago quarter, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) generated per-share earnings of $1.03. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +5.83%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 1 purchases (2,012 shares in total) and 2 sale (9,534 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 11 insider buys amounting to 8,682 shares and 17 insider sales amounting to 25,691 shares. In the past full year, 43 insider purchases were made (involving 84,048 shares) and 46 insider sell-offs equivalent to 62,584 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) has a Current Ratio of 1.70, a Quick Ratio of 0.69 and a Cash Ratio of 0.20. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 107.32, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 51.76, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 40.13. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 1.98 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 107.26.