Jefferies Keeps Their Buy Rating on Dean Foods Co

By Jason Carr

Jefferies analyst Akshay Jagdale reiterated a Buy rating on Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF) yesterday and set a price target of $24. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $17.18.

According to TipRanks.com, Jagdale is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 4.8% and a 51.2% success rate. Jagdale covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Keurig Green Mountain, Amplify Snack Brands, and Lamb Weston Holdings.

Dean Foods Co has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $21.

The company has a one year high of $22.31 and a one year low of $15.69. Currently, Dean Foods Co has an average volume of 1.41M.

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Dean Foods Co. engages in the manufacture, sale, and direct-to-store distribution of fluid milk and dairy case products. Its brands include ALTA DENA, Barber’s, Berkely Farms, BROUGHTON, Brown’s DAIRY, Country Fresh, Creamland, Dairy Pure, Dean’s, Friendly’s Fruit Rush, and Gandy’s. The company was founded by Samuel E.