Procter & Gamble Company (PG)

138.87
0.26 0.19
NYSE
Prev Close 138.61
Open 138.00
Day Low/High 136.74 / 139.20
52 Wk Low/High 94.34 / 146.92
Volume 11.39M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2479.61B
Market Cap 343.87B
P/E Ratio 26.52
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

PG Reaches $80

Last week I suggested that has a date with $80. Well, she has gone on the date and has been kissed (last sale $80.10) and I have moved from medium-sized to small-sized based on the moderating upside reward vs downside risk. PG was placed on my Best ...

Taking Some Profits on Procter & Gamble

I'm taking down my very large position in Procter & Gamble to medium-sized, selling part of my stake at $79.30 a share. PG has gained some 10% since I purchased it in mid-May. That's twice what the S&P 500 has done over the same period.

Tuesday's Session Was Simply Annoying

Tuesday's Session Was Simply Annoying

The DJIA and S&P 500 had some decent gains, but breadth was negative with about 3,230 to 3,600 losers.

Green Organic Dutchman Has Ambitious Growth Plans

Green Organic Dutchman Has Ambitious Growth Plans

Brian Athaide, formerly the CFO of the company, has been promoted to CEO.

A Good Gamble

Procter & Gamble has gotten back most of Monday's loss so far on Tuesday. That's a good thing.

Subscriber Comment of the Day

I am sticking with Procter & Gamble   Elihu Smails • 2 hours ago Procter & Gamble - Procter & Gamble was downgraded to "hold" from "buy" at Jefferies. The firm said the consumer products giant is facing a number of challenges, including slowing mark...

P&G Has a Date With $80

P&G looks like it has a date with $80/share. The shares are trading at a multi-month high this morning. We shorted at $90ish, covered in the mid-$70s and placed the stock on my Best Ideas List (long) in early May, 2018 at $72.40. As I wrote, the mor...

On Being the Mortician and the Obstetrician!

I was going to make P&G my Trade of the Week for three of the last five weeks. But I rejected the idea on the basis that it was Trade of the Week "overload." I have been the mortician (placing PG on Best Ideas List short) and after a -$20 decline (p...

P&G Appears to Break Out to the Upside

P&G , a favorite, appears to be breaking out to the upside from a well choreographed trading range.

3 Promising Emerging-Market ETFs

3 Promising Emerging-Market ETFs

These three funds seem well-positioned to take advantage of a growing overseas middle class.

Volatility Is the Market's Mainstay

gets jiggy, is the 'world's fair' and has no bottom to it. And volatility is the market's mainstay.

What Bear Market?

Procter & Gamble continues its multi-week advance. Although I don't know this to be true, high above the Alps, my Gnome is hearing the drumbeats of restructuring that are sounding louder and louder.

Procter & Gamble Stays Green on Restructuring Hopes

I continue to hear drumbeats that Procter & Gamble will restructure or break up. The shares continue to be green in a sea of red. I was going to make PG my Trade of the Week, but considering that I have done so in two of the last three weeks, I thou...

KHC May Be Interested In CPB

In happier news, the New York Post reported over the weekend that Kraft Heinz is interested in acquiring Campbell Soup ! Here is what I wrote last week on the subject of consumer packaged goods mergers: A Pinnacle-Conagra Merger May Mark the Beginni...

My Holdings That Are Jiggy Today

My triumvirate of very large holdings - Campbell Soup , Comcast and Procter & Gamble - are all jiggy today. How is that for pure self promotion? Enjoy the weekend and thanks so much for reading. I hope today's missives and my posts all week provided...

Nelson Peltz Has the Right Restructuring Plan but the Wrong Company

Nelson Peltz Has the Right Restructuring Plan but the Wrong Company

Procter & Gamble is lagging badly and the activist investor doesn't really have a plan to fix it.

A Pinnacle-Conagra Merger May Mark the Beginning of Food Industry Consolidation

* The rationale for more mergers and restructurings grow more compelling "A steady stream of disappointing earnings releases has recently underscored my initial negative thesis. The share prices of consumer packaged goods companies have regularly hi...

Crowning Achievement: Six Dividend Kings With 50+ Years of Rising Dividends

Crowning Achievement: Six Dividend Kings With 50+ Years of Rising Dividends

These 'recession-resistant' names have proven they can thrive in a variety of economic conditions and through changing technologies and sentiments.

Why I Do What I Do

Over the last few weeks I have sold a number of my longs including (but not restricted to) all of my Dillard's , Macy's and Twitter holdings. I have reduced the size of some others (e.g., Box ). At the same time I have added to some longs (Procter &...

My Gnome

I don't know if this is true but high above the Alps my Gnome is hearing more breakup rumors on .

Dow Plunges on Trade War Worries but Walmart and Verizon Finish Positively

Dow Plunges on Trade War Worries but Walmart and Verizon Finish Positively

Not all Dow components declined on Tuesday as trade war worries reached fever pitch.

Jim Cramer: China Needs Us More Than We Need China

Jim Cramer: China Needs Us More Than We Need China

The PRC is the paper tiger and we're the tiger that just woke up and is sick and tired of the beatdown the Chinese have delivered.

Bought PG, CMCSA, Invested in GLD

I bought the early morning weakness in and . Just paid for more ($120.72)  - based on price and an improving reward v risk. (Not a trade, an investment!) The shares are near the $120.50 support and the low RSI is a contrarian indicator.

Jim Cramer: Trump Is Betting That China Is a Paper Tiger

Jim Cramer: Trump Is Betting That China Is a Paper Tiger

Our GLUM Index stocks will be hit hard by this trade war.

Video: Jim Cramer on Tariffs, Procter & Gamble, Amazon, Whole Foods and Adobe

Video: Jim Cramer on Tariffs, Procter & Gamble, Amazon, Whole Foods and Adobe

TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Friday's trending topics from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Procter & Gamble Continues to Firm, Raise Stops to Your Entry Point

Procter & Gamble Continues to Firm, Raise Stops to Your Entry Point

Let's check to see if our strategy needs any adjustment.

Jim Cramer: Many Reasons Why a Stock Market You Think Should Go Down, Doesn't

Jim Cramer: Many Reasons Why a Stock Market You Think Should Go Down, Doesn't

You should be thinking positively these days if your stock has had a run or even if it hasn't as a preponderance of good things is liable to happen.

Mmm, Mmm, Good?

Wishin' and hopin' and thinkin' and prayin' Plannin' and dreamin' each night of his charms That won't get you into his arms So if you're lookin' to find love you can share All you gotta do is hold him and kiss him and love him And show him that you ...

Mergers and Restructurings Ahead in Consumer Packaged Goods

Last week I moved my to a large sized position - joining POS Campbell Soup and last week's Trade of the Week, Procter & Gamble , in the much hated consumer packaged good space. I expect mergers and restructurings ahead in this sector - as a means of...

Subscriber Comment of the Day

On Procter & Gamble (my calculus is quite similar!): Neil S Fred, you had asked about an estimate of value creation from PG break-up yesterday I believe. Not sure if you saw this... P&G sum-of-the-parts analysis suggests 30% upside in break-up, says...