A plan by Dean Foods (DF) to take its its WhiteWave-Alpro Foods unit public by the end of the...

|About: Dean Foods Company (DF)|By:, SA News Editor

A plan by Dean Foods (DF) to take its its WhiteWave-Alpro Foods unit public by the end of the year with an IPO has investors buzzing. Shares of Dean foods are up over 32% since the announcement, with analysts setting lofty estimates for the WhiteWave unit and the parent company after value is unlocked.