What Does Stochastic %K say about Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)?

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) for the period of 9-Day stands at 14.06% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 16.62%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Dean Foods Company is the nation’s leading processor and distributor of fresh milk and other dairy products, and a leader in the specialty foods industry. The company produces a full line of company-branded and private label dairy products such as milk and milk-based beverages, ice cream, coffee creamers, half and half, whipping cream, whipped toppings, sour cream, cottage cheese, yogurt, dips, dressings and soy milk.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) opened the session at $10.56 and after going down -0.66% closed at $10.49. The stock lost -0.07 points in the last trade.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $10.43 and $10.59 during the previous active session. Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) traded with the volume of 664609 with average volume of 1.93 Million. The stock has LOW volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.69 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.27 and 37.11 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) is at 0.8% and the shares outstanding are 91.59 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) stands at 3.43% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 17.08 while Forward P/E shows the value of 12.23.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 5.51. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.12 and 1.57 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 30.5 and 21.26 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) stands at 0.9 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.2.

Return on Assets ROA of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) is at 2.2% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) stand at 9.2% and 12.1% respectively.

The payout ratio of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) stands at 59%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -1.87% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -5.07%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -30.8% while six month performance of the shares of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) remained bearish with the count of -46.53%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) remained down at -36.46% and -51.84% respectively.