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Jana Partners Adds to Its Stake in Treehouse Foods Inc

On August 8, 2023,

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio), a renowned investment management firm, increased its stake in Treehouse Foods Inc. This article provides an in-depth analysis of the transaction, profiles of both Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) and Treehouse Foods Inc, and an overview of the stock’s performance and rankings. The article also offers insights into the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and the investments of other gurus in Treehouse Foods Inc.

Details of the Transaction

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) added 47,472 shares of Treehouse Foods Inc to its portfolio on August 8, 2023, at a trade price of $46.11 per share. This transaction increased Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)’ total holdings in Treehouse Foods Inc to 4,795,414 shares, representing 16.71% of its portfolio and 8.51% of Treehouse Foods Inc’s total shares. The transaction had a 0.17% impact on Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)’ portfolio. This move aligns with Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)’ value-oriented, event-driven investment strategy, which seeks to identify undervalued companies with specific catalysts to unlock value.

Profile of Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) LLC is an investment management firm founded in 2001 by Barry Rosenstein, Jana’s Managing Partner and Co-Portfolio Manager. The firm is headquartered in New York and follows a value-oriented, event-driven strategy. It applies a fundamental value discipline to identify undervalued companies that have one or more specific catalysts to unlock value. In certain cases, Jana can be the instrument for value creation by becoming an actively engaged shareholder. Jana invests both long and short and across the capital structure, including equity and debt. As of the date of this article, Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio) holds nine stocks with a total equity of $1.32 billion. Its top holdings include Freshpet Inc, Fidelity National Information Services Inc, Laboratory Corp of America Holdings, New Relic Inc, and Treehouse Foods Inc. The firm’s top sectors are Consumer Defensive and Technology.1689929745069768704.png

Profile of Treehouse Foods Inc

Treehouse Foods Inc, the largest private label manufacturer in the U.S., was founded on June 15, 2005. The company operates in over 25 categories, including snacks, meals, and single-serve beverages. Its primary end-market is retailers, where it sells products for resale under retailer brands. Treehouse Foods Inc also serves foodservice customers, industrial customers, and branded consumer goods firms. Over 90% of its revenue comes from the U.S. The company’s market capitalization is $2.56 billion, and its current stock price is $45.43. The GF Value of Treehouse Foods Inc’s stock is $41.53, indicating that the stock is fairly valued. The stock’s price to GF Value is 1.09.1689929725809524736.png

Stock Performance and Rankings

Since its Initial Public Offering (IPO) in 2005, Treehouse Foods Inc’s stock has gained 67.95%. However, the stock has lost 1.47% since

Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)’ transaction and 7.02% year-to-date. The stock’s GF Score is 58/100, indicating poor future performance potential. Its Balance Sheet Rank is 5/10, Profitability Rank is 5/10, Growth Rank is 2/10, GF Value Rank is 1/10, and Momentum Rank is 6/10. The stock’s Piotroski F-Score is 4, and its Altman Z score is 1.56.

Industry Context and Other Gurus’ Investments

Treehouse Foods Inc operates in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry. Its interest coverage is 2.60, and its cash to debt ratio is 0.01. The company’s Return on Equity (ROE) is -7.31, and its Return on Assets (ROA) is -2.65. Other gurus who hold Treehouse Foods Inc’s stock include

Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) and Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio).


Jana Partners (Trades, Portfolio)’ recent acquisition of additional shares in Treehouse Foods Inc aligns with its investment strategy and could potentially unlock value in the future. However, the stock’s performance and rankings suggest that it may have poor future performance potential. As such, value investors should carefully consider these factors before making investment decisions.

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