Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG), hence the stock is down -2.42% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.2% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.22% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.01% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG): The stock opened at $86.08 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $86.44 for the day. The stock traded down to $85.53 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $85.78 with a loss of -0.31% for the day. The stock had closed at $86.05 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 6,729,690 shares.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.37% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.62%. The Procter & Gamble Company is up 5.26% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 10.72%.
Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) : The consensus price target for Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) is $88.93 for the short term with a standard deviation of $9.24. The most optimist securities analyst among the 14 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $98, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $69.
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) provides consumer packaged goods. The Company operates in five segments under GBUs: Beauty, which offers a range of products ranging from deodorants to cosmetics to skin care; Grooming, which includes blades, razors and electronic hair removal devices, such as electric razors and epilators; Health Care, which includes oral care and personal health care products.; Fabric Care and Home Care, which consists of a range of fabric care products, home care products and batteries, and Baby Feminine and Family Care, which offers diapers, pants, baby wipe, Bounty paper, towel and Charmin toilet paper brands. The Companys products are sold in over 180 countries and territories. P&Gs customers include mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, salons distributors, e-commerce and stores.