P&G 1Q Results Top Wall Street View As Revenue Climbs


These three companies have just released their earnings on the market to mixed results, but are generating clear trade signals.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. California-based San Francisco Sentry Inv Grp Incorporated (Ca) has invested 0.6% in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG). The stock had a trading volume of 9,464,007 shares. Procter & Gamble Company has a 52 week low of $81.18 and a 52 week high of $94.67. 10,670,786 shares of the stock traded hands. Drexel Morgan has invested 2.2% of its portfolio in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG). Whittier Trust Co. now owns 287,996 shares of the company's stock valued at $25,099,000 after acquiring an additional 2,113 shares during the period. P&G has delivered positive earnings surprise in all the past four quarters which translated into an average earnings surprise of 4.52% for the trailing four quarters. The institutional investor held 192,470 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $16.77M, up from 148,005 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, the intention of the formula is to spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price. The stock has a market cap of $233.56 billion, a PE ratio of 16.38 and a beta of 0.67.

Let's also take a brief look at the stock price in relation to some highs/lows and moving averages. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.16 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.19 and 1.12 respectively.

Wall Street stocks added to records early Friday, boosted by progress on Capitol Hill on a long-awaited tax cut proposal that offset disappointing earnings from General Electric and Procter & Gamble. Excluding non-recurring items, adjusted earnings per share came to $1.09, above the FactSet consensus of $1.08.

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Net sales in the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 were $16.7 billion, an increase of one percent versus the prior year. Procter & Gamble Co now has $224.27 billion valuation. The firm's revenue was down.1% compared to the same quarter past year. Proctor & Gamble had 65 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2017 Q2. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, October 8 by SunTrust. This represents a $2.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.01%. Developed by James O'Shaughnessy, the VC score uses five valuation ratios. Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co acquired 5,632 shares as Procter & Gamble Co (PG)'s stock declined 5.32%. The stock was sold at an average price of $92.04, for a total transaction of $587,399.28. The share price was last seen 2.72% higher, reaching at $23.07 on October 18, 2017. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day gain of 1.43% with 1 average true range (ATR). The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Louvet Patrice sold $4.19M worth of stock.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was posted by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global trademark and copyright legislation. Jefferies maintained Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) on Monday, July 17 with "Buy" rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of PG in report on Thursday, July 27 with "Buy" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by B. Riley & Co on Monday, August 15. Procter & Gamble Company (The) presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $89.11. Robert W. Baird has "Buy" rating and $17000 target.

Among 24 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold.