Leisure Capital Management trimmed its position in the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 19,155 shares of the stock after sale 1,339 shares during the period. Procter & Gamble accounts for 1.5% of Capital Management’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 27th biggest position. Leisure Capital Management’s holdings in Procter & Gamble were worth $ 1,743,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
A number of other large investors have recently made changes to their positions in PG. Asset Planning Services Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of Procter & Gamble by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Asset Planning Services Ltd. now owns 1,191 shares of the company ‘s stock valued at $ 104,000 after purchasing an additional 5 shares in the last quarter. Harding Loevner LP bought a new stake in Procter & Gamble during the second quarter worth $ 119,000. Kohmann Bosshard Financial Services LLC bought a new stake in Procter & Gamble during the third quarter worth $ 125,000. Blume Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Procter & Gamble by 25.4% during the second quarter. Blume Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,482 shares of the company’s stock worth $ 129,000 after acquiring an additional 300 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Winfield Associates Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Procter & Gamble by 0.7% in the second quarter. Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 2,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $ 197,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. 59.56% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Procter & Gamble Co ( NYSE PG ) opened at $ 89.61 on Friday. Procter & Gamble Co has a 12-month low of $ 83.37 and a 12-month high of $ 94.67. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a quick ratio of 0.75 and a current ratio of 0.91. The firm has a market cap of $ 227,340.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.96, a P / E / G ratio of 2.88 and a beta of 0.67.
Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 20th. The company reported $ 1.09 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $ 1.07 by $ 0.02. Procter & Gamble had a net margin of 23.72% and a return on equity of 20.35%. The business had revenue of $ 16.65 billion during the quarter, compared to $ 16.69 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $ 1.03 per share. Procter & Gamble’s quarterly revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Procter & Gamble Co. will post 4.19 EPS for the current year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 19th will be paid a $ 0.6896 dividend. This represents a $ 2.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 18th. Procter & Gamble’s dividend payout ratio is currently 73.80%.
Several brokerages have recently issued reports on PG. Vetr upgraded shares of Procter & Gamble from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $ 93.02. Zacks Investment Research Raised Shares of Procter & Gamble from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set of $ 102.00 price for the company in a report on Monday, January 8th. Jefferies Group reissued a “buy” rating and set a $ 99.00. Bank of America boosted their price objective on shares of Procter & Gamble from $ 98.00 to $ 100.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus set up a $ 87.00 target price on the shares of the company and gives the company a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 20th. Two equities research analysts have rated the value of the stock, and have given a hold on the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $ 89.31.
In other Procter & Gamble news, insider R. Alexandra Keith sold 1,298 shares of the firm in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $ 89.11, for a total transaction of $ 115,664.78. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 20,135 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $ 1,794,229.85. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Also, insider Marylynn Fergusonmchugh sold 2,856 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $ 92.98, for a total transaction of $ 265,550.88. The disclosure for this sale can be found here . In the last three months, insiders sold 21,575 shares of company stock worth $ 1,927,095. Insiders own 0.35% of the company’s stock.
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Procter & Gamble Profile
The Procter & Gamble Company is focused on providing branded consumer packaged goods to the consumers across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Company sells its products primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, distributors, baby stores, specialty beauty stores, e-commerce, high-frequency stores and pharmacies.
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