Procter & Gamble Co (PG) : Mercer Capital Advisers reduced its stake in Procter & Gamble Co by 1.67% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 60,765 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $5,208,776 after selling 1,029 shares in Procter & Gamble Co , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 22, 2016.Procter & Gamble Co makes up approximately 4.15% of Mercer Capital Advisers’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Torch Wealth Management reduced its stake in PG by selling 3,226 shares or 2.3% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 136,748 shares of PG which is valued at $11,722,039. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 8.36% of Torch Wealth Management’s portfolio.Spc Financial reduced its stake in PG by selling 55 shares or 0.12% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 46,356 shares of PG which is valued at $3,973,636. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 1.38% of Spc Financial’s portfolio.Marathon Asset Management Llp boosted its stake in PG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 38,942 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,051,718 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $176,304,128. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 3.64% of Marathon Asset Management Llp’s portfolio.Lau Associates reduced its stake in PG by selling 500 shares or 1.44% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 34,110 shares of PG which is valued at $2,925,615. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 3.04% of Lau Associates’s portfolio.Capital Investment Services Of America reduced its stake in PG by selling 260 shares or 3.63% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,900 shares of PG which is valued at $591,813. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 0.11% of Capital Investment Services Of America’s portfolio.
Procter & Gamble Co opened for trading at $84.89 and hit $85.79 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $85.59, with a gain of 0.92% or 0.78 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 75,20,867 shares. Company has a market cap of $227,828 M.
On the company’s financial health, Procter & Gamble Co reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on Apr 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.82. The company had revenue of $15755.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $15809.32 million. The company’s revenue was down -6.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Procter & Gamble Co. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jul 22, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 92 from a previous price target of $85 .Jefferies Initiated Procter & Gamble Co on Jun 15, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $95.Shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 27, 2016 to “Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $88 .
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 Company’s products are sold in over 180 countries and territories. P&G’s customers include mass merchandisers grocery stores membership club stores drug stores department stores salons distributors e-commerce and stores.