In yesterday’s Wall Street session, The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) shares traded at $155.74, down -0.17% from the previous session.
As of this writing, 26 analysts cover The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). The consensus rating among analysts is ‘Overweight’. As we calculate the median target price by taking the range between a high of $180.00 and a low of $142.00, we find $168.65. Given the previous closing price of $156.01, this indicates a potential upside of 8.1 percent. PG stock price is now 4.34% away from the 50-day moving average and 8.73% away from the 200-day moving average. The market capitalization of the company currently stands at $363.38B.
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There are 8 analysts who have given it a hold rating, whereas 14 have given it a buy rating. Brokers who have rated the stock have averaged $166.42 as their price target over the next twelve months.
With the price target enhanced from $170 to $180, UBS maintained Buy rating for The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG). On April 24, 2023, Truist reiterated its ‘Buy’ rating on the stock by increasing its target price from $160 to quote $165, while ‘RBC Capital Mkts’ rates the stock as ‘Sector Perform’.
In other news, Jejurikar Shailesh, Chief Operating Officer sold 31,000 shares of the company’s stock on May 01. The stock was sold for $4,836,930 at an average price of $156.03. Upon completion of the transaction, the Chief Operating Officer now directly owns 10,014 shares in the company, valued at $1.56 million. An SEC document containing details of the transaction can be found on the SEC’s website. On Apr 26, SVP – Chief Accounting Officer Janzaruk Matthew W. sold 13,697 shares of the business’s stock. A total of $2,133,472 was realized by selling the stock at an average price of $155.76. This leaves the insider owning 883 shares of the company worth $0.14 million. Insiders disposed of 608,348 shares of company stock worth roughly $94.74 million over the past 1 year. A total of 0.12% of the company’s stock is owned by insiders.
There have been several recent changes in the stakes of large investors in PG stock. A new stake in The Procter & Gamble Company shares was purchased by OFI INVEST ASSET MANAGEMENT during the first quarter worth $6,282,211,000. SUMMIT WEALTH GROUP, LLC invested $169,334,000 in shares of PG during the first quarter. In the first quarter, HS MANAGEMENT PARTNERS, LLC acquired a new stake in The Procter & Gamble Company valued at approximately $128,843,000. QUINTET PRIVATE BANK (EUROPE) S.A. acquired a new stake in PG for approximately $83,116,000. ALYESKA INVESTMENT GROUP, L.P. purchased a new stake in PG valued at around $73,340,000 in the second quarter. In total, there are 4,200 active investors with 65.50% ownership of the company’s stock.
Tuesday morning saw The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) opened at $155.87. During the past 12 months, The Procter & Gamble Company has had a low of $122.18 and a high of $158.11. As of last week, the company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a current ratio of 0.60, and a quick ratio of 0.40. According to the stock market information, the enterprise value for the company is $397.57B, which is based on a 27.12 price-to-earnings ratio, a 5.04 price-to-earnings-growth ratio, and a beta of 0.40. The fifty day moving average price for PG is $149.57 and a two-hundred day moving average price translates $143.31 for the stock.
The latest earnings results from The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) was released for Mar, 2023. According to the Household & Personal Products Company, earnings per share came in at $1.37, beating analysts’ expectations of $1.32 by 0.05. This compares to $1.33 EPS in the same period last year. The net profit margin was 17.30% and return on equity was 31.70% for PG. The company reported revenue of $20.07 billion for the quarter, compared to $19.38 billion a year earlier. Comparatively to last year’s same quarter, the company’s quarterly revenue rose 3.54 percent. For the current quarter, analysts expect PG to generate $19.96B in revenue.
Moreover, the firm recently paid out its quarterly dividend on 05/15/2023. Investors who held shares on 04/21/2023 were paid a $0.9407 dividend. On an annualized basis, this represents a $3.76 dividend and a 2.42% percent yield. There was an ex-dividend date of 04/20/2023 for this dividend. In terms of dividend payout ratio, PG is presently at 61.80%.
The Procter & Gamble Company(PG) Company Profile
The Procter & Gamble Company provides branded consumer packaged goods worldwide. It operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care; and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Beauty segment offers conditioners, shampoos, styling aids, and treatments under the Head & Shoulders, Herbal Essences, Pantene, and Rejoice brands; and antiperspirants and deodorants, personal cleansing, and skin care products under the Olay, Old Spice, Safeguard, Secret, and SK-II brands. The Grooming segment provides shave care products and appliances under the Braun, Gillette, and Venus brand names. The Health Care segment offers toothbrushes, toothpastes, and other oral care products under the Crest and Oral-B brand names; and gastrointestinal, rapid diagnostics, respiratory, vitamins/minerals/supplements, pain relief, and other personal health care products under the Metamucil, Neurobion, Pepto-Bismol, and Vicks brands. The Fabric & Home Care segment provides fabric enhancers, laundry additives, and laundry detergents under the Ariel, Downy, Gain, and Tide brands; and air care, dish care, P&G professional, and surface care products under the Cascade, Dawn, Fairy, Febreze, Mr. Clean, and Swiffer brands. The Baby, Feminine & Family Care segment offers baby wipes, taped diapers, and pants under the Luvs and Pampers brands; adult incontinence and feminine care products under the Always, Always Discreet, and Tampax brands; and paper towels, tissues, and toilet papers under the Bounty, Charmin, and Puffs brands. The company sells its products primarily through mass merchandisers, e-commerce, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, distributors, wholesalers, specialty beauty stores, high-frequency stores, pharmacies, electronics stores, and professional channels, as well as directly to consumers. The Procter & Gamble Company was founded in 1837 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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