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 -0.87% 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 -1.2% 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 0.28% in the last 1 week, and is up 3.46% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.12% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.94%.
Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $86.25 and $85.79 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $86.48. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $86.01, notching a gain of 0.16% for the day. The total traded volume was 8,491,347 . The stock had closed at $85.87 on the previous day.
The company Insiders own 0.29% of Procter & Gamble Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -11.4% . Institutional Investors own 60.99% of Procter & Gamble Company (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -11.27%. In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (President-Europe SMO) of Procter & Gamble Co, Coombe Gary A had sold 1,529 shares worth of $125,928 in a transaction dated June 3, 2016. In this transaction, 1,529 shares were sold at $82.36 per share.
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.