Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE: PG) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 9/20/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a $104.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $103.00.
  • 9/19/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) had its price target raised by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from $98.00 to $100.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 9/15/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $93.02 price target on the stock.
  • 9/14/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) is now covered by analysts at Macquarie. They set an “outperform” rating and a $102.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/7/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a $103.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/6/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada. They now have a $80.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/19/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 8/17/2017 – Procter & Gamble Company (The) had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a $92.44 price target on the stock, down previously from $103.00.

Shares of Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) traded up 0.38% on Tuesday, reaching $92.12. 5,909,908 shares of the company were exchanged. Procter & Gamble Company has a 12-month low of $81.18 and a 12-month high of $94.67. The firm has a market capitalization of $234.91 billion, a PE ratio of 16.47 and a beta of 0.67. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $92.59 and its 200 day moving average is $89.70.

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The company reported $0.85 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $16.08 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $16.01 billion. Procter & Gamble Company (The) had a net margin of 23.56% and a return on equity of 19.97%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.79 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that Procter & Gamble Company will post $4.17 EPS for the current year.

In other news, Vice Chairman Jon R. Moeller sold 6,063 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.04, for a total value of $558,038.52. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 120,734 shares in the company, valued at approximately $11,112,357.36. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, SVP Valarie L. Sheppard sold 20,175 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $92.65, for a total transaction of $1,869,213.75. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 45,792 shares of company stock worth $4,216,070 in the last 90 days. Company insiders own 0.35% of the company’s stock.

The Procter & Gamble Company is focused on providing branded consumer packaged goods to the consumers across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Company sells its products in approximately 180 countries and territories primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, distributors, baby stores, specialty beauty stores, e-commerce, high-frequency stores and pharmacies.

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