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Procter & Gamble (PG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$167.40
-0.24 (-0.14%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$166.79
$167.88
50-Day Range
$155.35
$167.86
52-Week Range
$141.45
$168.34
Volume
3.80 million shs
Average Volume
6.12 million shs
Market Capitalization
$395.09 billion
P/E Ratio
27.35
Dividend Yield
2.41%
Price Target
$169.76

Procter & Gamble MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.4% Upside
$169.76 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.77% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.15
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.75mentions of Procter & Gamble in the last 14 days
Based on 31 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$24.38 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.41%
From $6.55 to $6.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.16 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

39th out of 134 stocks

Soap, Detergents, & Cleaning Preparations; Perfumes, & Cosmetics Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

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About Procter & Gamble Stock (NYSE:PG)

Procter & Gamble Co, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, is a multinational consumer goods corporation founded in 1837 by William Procter and James Gamble. The company has a rich history of innovation and has become a household name in many countries worldwide. Proctor & Gamble Co is a consumer staples stock. A consumer staples stock is a type of stock that offers investors a more stable and steady growth pattern that is minimally affected by economic factors. 

With a market capitalization of over $327.9 billion as of February 2023, Procter & Gamble is one of the largest companies in the world. The company operates in over 70 countries, with its products sold in more than 180 countries globally. Its brand portfolio includes household names such as Tide, Pampers, Gillette, Head & Shoulders, Crest, and Olay.

Procter & Gamble's business is divided into five segments: Beauty, Grooming, Health Care, Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Beauty segment includes SK-II, Pantene, and Herbal Essences. The Grooming segment comprises brands such as Gillette, Venus, and Braun. The Health Care segment includes brands such as Oral-B, Vicks, and Pepto-Bismol. The Fabric & Home Care segment includes Tide, Downy, and Swiffer brands. The Baby, Feminine & Family Care segment includes brands such as Pampers, Always, and Tampax.

Procter & Gamble's products are sold through various channels, including retail stores, online retailers, and direct-to-consumer channels. The company has also invested in e-commerce capabilities and digital advertising, recognizing the importance of these channels in reaching consumers.

Procter & Gamble has a long history of innovation and investing in research and development. The company's R&D efforts are focused on improving its existing products and developing new products that meet the evolving needs of consumers. Procter & Gamble also invests heavily in marketing and advertising, recognizing the importance of building strong brands that resonate with consumers.

Recently, Procter & Gamble has made sustainability a key focus area. The company has set ambitious goals to reduce its environmental footprint, such as using 100% renewable electricity at all its plants by 2030. Procter & Gamble has also committed to reducing its plastic packaging waste to reduce its use of virgin plastic by 50% by 2030.

Procter & Gamble has a strong financial position, a solid balance sheet and a history of strong cash flows. The company has a long record of paying dividends, with over 130 years of uninterrupted dividend payments. Procter & Gamble has also implemented a share buyback program, repurchasing over $30 billion of its shares in the past three years.

Despite its size and global reach, Procter & Gamble faces competition from various large and small companies. The consumer goods industry is highly competitive, with companies constantly vying for market share and consumer attention. Procter & Gamble must continue to innovate and invest in its brands to stay ahead of its competitors.

PG Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/15 Dividend
4/18/2024
Last Earnings
4/19/2024
Dividend Payable
5/15/2024
Today
5/20/2024
Fiscal Year End
6/30/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/26/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-Industry
Household Products
CUSIP
74271810
Employees
107,000
Year Founded
1837

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$169.76
High Stock Price Target
$185.00
Low Stock Price Target
$153.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
18 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$14.65 billion
Pretax Margin
22.75%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$82.01 billion
Cash Flow
$7.36 per share
Book Value
$19.62 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,360,140,000
Free Float
2,356,123,000
Market Cap
$395.09 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.43

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PG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Procter & Gamble stock right now?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Procter & Gamble in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" PG shares.
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What is Procter & Gamble's stock price target for 2024?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Procter & Gamble's stock. Their PG share price targets range from $153.00 to $185.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $169.76 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have PG shares performed in 2024?

Procter & Gamble's stock was trading at $146.54 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PG stock has increased by 14.2% and is now trading at $167.40.
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Are investors shorting Procter & Gamble?

Procter & Gamble saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 18,280,000 shares, an increase of 21.9% from the April 15th total of 14,990,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,270,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 0.8% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Procter & Gamble's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 26th 2024.
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How were Procter & Gamble's earnings last quarter?

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 19th. The company reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.42 by $0.10. The company earned $20.20 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $20.43 billion. Procter & Gamble had a net margin of 18.00% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 33.91%. The firm's revenue was up .6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.37 EPS.
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How often does Procter & Gamble pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Procter & Gamble?

Procter & Gamble announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 19th will be given a dividend of $1.0065 per share on Wednesday, May 15th. This represents a $4.03 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.94.
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Is Procter & Gamble a good dividend stock?

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) pays an annual dividend of $4.03 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.40%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 69 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 65.85%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PG will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.82% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Procter & Gamble issued on next quarter's earnings?

Procter & Gamble updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, April, 19th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 6.490-6.550 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 6.450. The company issued revenue guidance of $83.6 billion-$85.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $84.7 billion.

What is David S. Taylor's approval rating as Procter & Gamble's CEO?

1,955 employees have rated Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Officer David S. Taylor on Glassdoor.com. David S. Taylor has an approval rating of 96% among the company's employees. This puts David S. Taylor in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Procter & Gamble own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Procter & Gamble investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Coca-Cola (KO), Pfizer (PFE), Walt Disney (DIS), Walmart (WMT) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Procter & Gamble's major shareholders?

Procter & Gamble's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.49%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.89%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (0.81%), Capital World Investors (0.34%), Swiss National Bank (0.30%) and Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.26%). Insiders that own company stock include Andre Schulten, Balaji Purushothaman, Carolyn M Tastad, Carolyn M Tastad, David S Taylor, Deborah P Majoras, Gary A Coombe, Gary A Coombe, Jennifer L Davis, Jon R Moeller, Ma Fatima Francisco, Marc S Pritchard, Mary Theresa Grabowski, Marylynn Fergusonmchugh, Matthew W Janzaruk, Michael G Homan, Michael G Homan, Moses Victor Javier Aguilar, Nelson Peltz, R Alexandra Keith, Shailesh Jejurikar, Sundar G Raman and Susan Street Whaley.
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How do I buy shares of Procter & Gamble?

Shares of PG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Procter & Gamble have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Procter & Gamble: "Petersburg Products International" LLC, "Procter & Gamble Services" LLC, "Procter & Gamble" LLC, 1837 LLC, Agile Pursuits Franchising Inc., Agile Pursuits Inc., Ambi Pur, Arbora & Ausonia, Arbora & Ausonia S.L.U., Avon - Giorgio Beverly Hills, Billie, Braun GmbH, Braun Shanghai Co. Ltd., Celtic Insurance Company Inc., Charlie Banana USA LLC, Corporativo Procter & Gamble S. de R.L. de C.V., DDFSkincare, Detergent Products B.V., Detergent Products SARL, Detergenti S.A., FPG Oleochemicals Sdn. Bhd., Fameccanica Data S.p.A., Fameccanica Indùstria e Comèrcio Do Brasil LTDA., Fameccanica Machinery Shanghai Co. Ltd., Fameccanica North America Inc., Farmacy Beauty, Fater Central Europe SRL, Fater Eastern Europe LLC, Fater Portugal Unipessoal Lda, Fater S.p.A., Fater Temizlik Urunleri Ltd STI, First Aid Beauty, First Aid Beauty Limited, Folgers Coffee, Fountain Square Music Publishing Co. Inc., Gillette Australia Pty. Ltd., Gillette China Limited, Gillette Commercial Operations North America, Gillette Diversified Operations Pvt. Ltd., Gillette Egypt S.A.E., Gillette Group UK Ltd, Gillette Holding Company LLC, Gillette Holding GmbH, Gillette India Limited, Gillette Industries Ltd., Gillette International B.V., Gillette Latin America Holding B.V., Gillette Management LLC, Gillette Pakistan Limited, Gillette Poland International Sp. z.o.o., Gillette Shanghai Ltd., Gillette U.K. Limited, Gillette del Uruguay S.A., Hyginett KFT, Industries Marocaines Modernes SA, Inversiones Plaza LLC, LLC "Procter & Gamble - Novomoskovsk", LLC "Procter & Gamble Distributorskaya Compania", LLC “Procter & and Gamble Ukraine”, Laboratoire Mediflor S.A.S., Laboratorios Vicks S.L.U., Lamberts Healthcare Ltd., Liberty Street Music Publishing Company Inc., Limited Liability Company 'Procter & Gamble Trading Ukraine', MDVIP, MERCK KGAA NPV, Marcvenca Inversiones C.A., Merck Consumer Healthcare, Modern Industries Company - Dammam, Modern Products Company - Jeddah, Native, Nature's Best Health Products Ltd., New Chapter Canada Inc., New Chapter Inc., Nioxin Research Laboratories, Noxell Corporation, OUAI, Olay LLC, Oral-B Laboratories, P&G Consumer Health Germany GmbH, P&G Distribution East Africa Limited, P&G Distribution Morocco SAS, P&G Hair Care Holding Inc., P&G Health Austria GmbH & Co. OG, P&G Health France S.A.S., P&G Health Germany GmbH, P&G Healthcare Zhejiang Limited, P&G Industrial Peru S.R.L., P&G Innovation Godo Kaisha, P&G Investment Management Ltd., P&G Israel M.D.O. Ltd., P&G Japan G.K., P&G K.K., P&G Northeast Asia Pte. Ltd., P&G Prestige Godo Kaisha, P&G South African Trading Pty. Ltd., P&G-Clairol, PG13 Launchpad Alpha Inc., PG13 Launchpad Beta Inc., PG13 Launchpad Gamma Inc., PGT Healthcare LLP, PT Procter & Gamble Home Products Indonesia, PT Procter & Gamble Operations Indonesia, Phase II Holdings Corporation, Pressbox, Procter & Gamble Algeria EURL, Procter & Gamble Amazon Holding B.V., Procter & Gamble Amiens S.A.S., Procter & Gamble Argentina SRL, Procter & Gamble Asia Pte. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Australia Proprietary Limited, Procter & Gamble Azerbaijan Services LLC, Procter & Gamble Bangladesh Private Ltd., Procter & Gamble Blois S.A.S., Procter & Gamble Brazil Holdings B.V., Procter & Gamble Bulgaria EOOD, Procter & Gamble Business Services Canada Company, Procter & Gamble Canada Holding B.V., Procter & Gamble Chengdu Ltd., Procter & Gamble Chile Limitada, Procter & Gamble China Ltd., Procter & Gamble China Sales Co. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Colombia Ltda., Procter & Gamble Commercial LLC, Procter & Gamble Czech Republic s.r.o., Procter & Gamble DS Polska Sp. z o.o., Procter & Gamble Danmark ApS, Procter & Gamble Detergent Beijing Ltd., Procter & Gamble Deutschland GmbH, Procter & Gamble Distributing New Zealand Limited, Procter & Gamble Distributing Philippines Inc., Procter & Gamble Distribution Company Europe BV, Procter & Gamble Distribution S.R.L., Procter & Gamble Eastern Europe LLC, Procter & Gamble Ecuador Cia. Ltda., Procter & Gamble Egypt, Procter & Gamble Egypt Distribution, Procter & Gamble Egypt Holding, Procter & Gamble Egypt Manufacturing Company, Procter & Gamble Egypt Supplies, Procter & Gamble Energy Company LLC, Procter & Gamble España S.A.U., Procter & Gamble Far East Inc., Procter & Gamble Finance Holding Ltd., Procter & Gamble Finance Management S.a.r.l., Procter & Gamble Finance U.K. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Financial Investments LLP, Procter & Gamble Financial Services Ltd., Procter & Gamble Financial Services S.a.r.l., Procter & Gamble Finland OY, Procter & Gamble France S.A.S., Procter & Gamble Germany GmbH, Procter & Gamble Germany GmbH & Co. Operations oHG, Procter & Gamble Ghana Trading Limited, Procter & Gamble GmbH, Procter & Gamble Grundstucks-und Vermogensverwaltungs GmbH & Co. KG, Procter & Gamble Guangzhou Consumer Products Co. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Guangzhou Enterprise Management Service Company Limited, Procter & Gamble Guangzhou Ltd., Procter & Gamble Guangzhou Technology Innovation Co. LTD., Procter & Gamble Gulf FZE, Procter & Gamble Hair Care LLC, Procter & Gamble Health & Beauty Care Limited, Procter & Gamble Health Belgium BV, Procter & Gamble Health Limited, Procter & Gamble Health Ltd., Procter & Gamble Health Poland Sp. z o.o., Procter & Gamble Hellas Single Member Ltd., Procter & Gamble Holding France S.A.S., Procter & Gamble Holding GmbH, Procter & Gamble Holding S.r.l., Procter & Gamble Holding Thailand Limited, Procter & Gamble Holdings UK Ltd., Procter & Gamble Home Products Private Limited, Procter & Gamble Honduras S de RL, Procter & Gamble Hong Kong Limited, Procter & Gamble Hungary Wholesale Trading Partnership KKT, Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care Limited, Procter & Gamble Inc., Procter & Gamble India Holdings Inc., Procter & Gamble Indochina Company Limited, Procter & Gamble Industrial - 2012 C.A., Procter & Gamble Industrial S.C.A., Procter & Gamble Industrial e Comercial Ltda., Procter & Gamble Interamericas de Costa Rica Limitada, Procter & Gamble Interamericas de El Salvador Limitada de Capital Variable, Procter & Gamble Interamericas de Guatemala Limitada, Procter & Gamble Interamericas de Panama S. de R.L., Procter & Gamble International Operations SA, Procter & Gamble International Operations SA-ROHQ, Procter & Gamble International Sarl, Procter & Gamble Investment Company UK Ltd., Procter & Gamble Investment Holding B.V., Procter & Gamble Italia S.p.A., Procter & Gamble Jiangsu Ltd., Procter & Gamble Kazakhstan Distribution LLP, Procter & Gamble Korea Inc., Procter & Gamble Korea S&D Co., Procter & Gamble L&CP Limited, Procter & Gamble Leasing LLC, Procter & Gamble Levant S.A.L., Procter & Gamble Limited, Procter & Gamble Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Belgium N.V., Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Berlin GmbH, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing GmbH, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Ireland Limited, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Procter & Gamble Manufacturing SA Pty Ltd, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Thailand Limited, Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Tianjin Co. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Marketing Romania SRL, Procter & Gamble Mataro S.L.U., Procter & Gamble Mexico Holding B.V., Procter & Gamble Mexico Inc., Procter & Gamble Middle East FZE, Procter & Gamble Nederland B.V., Procter & Gamble Netherlands Services B.V., Procter & Gamble Nigeria Limited, Procter & Gamble Norge AS, Procter & Gamble Operations Polska Sp. z o.o., Procter & Gamble Overseas India B.V., Procter & Gamble Overseas Ltd., Procter & Gamble Pakistan Private Limited, Procter & Gamble Peru S.R.L., Procter & Gamble Philippines Business Services Inc., Procter & Gamble Philippines Inc., Procter & Gamble Polska Sp. z o.o, Procter & Gamble Portugal - Produtos De Consumo Higiene e Saúde S.A., Procter & Gamble Product Supply U.K. Limited, Procter & Gamble Productions Inc., Procter & Gamble RHD Inc., Procter & Gamble RSC Regional Service Company Ltd., Procter & Gamble Retail Services Sarl, Procter & Gamble S.r.l., Procter & Gamble Service GmbH, Procter & Gamble Services Company N.V., Procter & Gamble Services Switzerland SA, Procter & Gamble Singapore Pte. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Spol. s.r.o. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Sverige AB, Procter & Gamble Switzerland SARL, Procter & Gamble Taiwan Limited, Procter & Gamble Taiwan Sales Company Limited, Procter & Gamble Technical Centres Limited, Procter & Gamble Technology Beijing Co. Ltd., Procter & Gamble Trading Thailand Limited, Procter & Gamble Tuketim Mallari Sanayii A.S., Procter & Gamble UK, Procter & Gamble UK Group Holdings Ltd, Procter & Gamble UK Parent Company Ltd., Procter & Gamble Universal Holding B.V., Procter & Gamble Vietnam Company Limited, Procter & Gamble d.o.o. za trgovinu, Procter & Gamble de Venezuela S.C.A., Procter & Gamble de Venezuela S.R.L., Procter & Gamble do Brasil Ltda., Procter & Gamble do Brazil LLC, Procter & Gamble do Nordeste S/A, Procter & Gamble doo Beograd, Procter & Gamble-Rakona s.r.o., Procter and Gamble Lanka Private Limited, Procter and Gamble SA Pty Ltd., Progam Realty & Development Corporation, Recovery Engineering, Redmond Products Inc., Richardson-Vicks, Richardson-Vicks Real Estate Inc., Riverfront Music Publishing Co. 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