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The Procter & Gamble Company (PG), valued at $211.22B, started the session at $78.34.
Looking at the stock, its one day range is $77.87 to $78.38 with the price of the stock fluctuating between $73.61 to $85.82 over the last 52 weeks.
PG shares are currently priced at 18.59x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively inexpensive compared to the industry’s 23.17x forward p/e ratio.
And for income investors, the company pays shareholders $2.41 per share annually in dividends, yielding 3.10%.
Consensus earnings for the current quarter by the 22 sell-side analysts covering the stock is an estimate of $1.02 per share, which would be $0.03 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.07 sequential decrease. Furthermore, our analysis shows the full-year EPS estimate to be $4.22, which would be a $0.17 better when compared to the last year’s annual results.
The quarterly earnings estimate is based on a consensus revenue forecast of the current quarter of $20.74 Billion. If realized, that would be a 0.68% increase over the year-ago quarter.
Recently, UBS Initiated PG at Neutral (Mar 4, 2014). Previously, Standpoint Research upgraded PG from Sell to Hold.
The average price target for PG shares by the analysts covering the stock is $87.61, which is 11.83% above where the stock opened this morning.
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells branded consumer packaged goods. The company operates through five segments: Beauty, Grooming, Health Care, Fabric Care and Home Care and Baby Care and Family Care.
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