Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) kicked off on November 20, 2023, at the price of $150.21, down -0.53% from the previous trading day. During the day, the shares moved up to $151.03 and dropped to $149.66 before settling in for the closing price of $151.07. Over the past 52 weeks, PG has traded in a range of $135.83-$158.38.
Over the past five-year period, the growth rate of yearbook sales for the company of the Consumer Defensive sector was 4.20%. While this was happening, its average annual earnings per share was recorded 8.94%. With a float of $2.36 billion, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $2.36 billion.
Considering the fact that the conglomerate employs 107000 people, you should pay attention to its efficiency factor. In terms of profitability, gross margin is +48.05, operating margin of +22.38, and the pretax margin is +22.38.
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) Breakdown of a Key Holders of the stock
Our next focus will be how large-scale investors are participating in this stock of the Household & Personal Products Industry. The insider ownership of Procter & Gamble Co. is 0.06%, while institutional ownership is 66.26%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Nov 14, was worth 3,017,374. In this transaction CEO – Beauty of this company sold 19,661 shares at a rate of $153.47, taking the stock ownership to the 24,438 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Nov 14, when Company’s CEO – Beauty sold 4,122 for $153.47, making the entire transaction worth $632,621. This insider now owns 5,585 shares in total.
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) Recent Fiscal highlights
In the latest quarterly report, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2023, the organization reported $1.68 earnings per share (EPS), higher than consensus estimate (set at $1.58) by $0.1. This company achieved a net margin of +17.87 while generating a return on equity of 31.39. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.35 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 8.94% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 7.80% during the next five years compared to 9.96% growth over the previous five years of trading.
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) Trading Performance Indicators
Take a look at Procter & Gamble Co.’s (PG) current performance indicators. Last quarter, stock had a quick ratio of 0.48. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 4.25. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 24.28.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 6.15, a number that is poised to hit 1.70 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 6.92 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG)
Compared to the last year’s volume of 6.23 million, its volume of 7.72 million showed improvement in the last five days. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 51.83%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 1.89.
During the past 100 days, Procter & Gamble Co.’s (PG) raw stochastic average was set at 52.10%, which indicates a significant increase from 29.63% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 10.97% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 13.52% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $149.19, while its 200-day Moving Average is $149.05. Nevertheless, the first resistance level for the watch stands at $150.98 in the near term. At $151.69, the stock is likely to face the second major resistance level. The third major resistance level sits at $152.35. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $149.61, it is likely to go to the next support level at $148.95. Now, if the price goes above the second support level, the third support stands at $148.24.
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) Key Stats
The company with the Market Capitalisation of 354.17 billion has total of 2,356,886K Shares Outstanding. Its annual sales at the moment are 82,006 M in contrast with the sum of 14,653 M annual income. Company’s last quarter sales were recorded 21,871 M and last quarter income was 4,521 M.