Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) Quarterly Sentiment Change Reported at 0.89

May 16, 2018 - By Kristin Houston

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Procter & Gamble Co’s Sentiment

In Q4 2017 Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) big money sentiment increased to 0.89, according to SEC.gov filings. That’s up 0.07, from 2017Q3’s 0.82. 712 institutional investors opened new or increased equity positions, while 804 trimmed and sold holdings in Procter & Gamble Co so the sentiment has increased. These funds own 1.47 billion shares, that’s down from 1.50 billion shares in 2017Q3. Funds holding Procter & Gamble Co in top 10 changed to 162 from 192 for a decrease of 30. In total 64 funds closed positions, 740 reduced and 594 increased. Also 118 funds bought new Procter & Gamble Co stakes.

Significant Procter & Gamble Co Shareholders

Gamble Jones Investment Counsel owns 3.42 million shares in Procter & Gamble Co as of Q4 2017. Procter & Gamble Co’s shareholder Trian Fund Management L.P. owns 37.91 million shares as of Q4 2017. Also, Cedar Rock Capital Ltd reported 9.87 million shares in Procter & Gamble Co equivalent to 21.54% of its equity exposure. Yacktman Asset Management Lp revealed 15.16 million shares position in Procter & Gamble Co. The France-based fund Natixis Asset Management looks positive on Procter & Gamble Co, possessing 1.30 million shares.

The Procter & Gamble Company provides branded consumer packaged goods to clients in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Greater China, Latin America, India, the Middle East, and Africa.The company has $185.18 billion market cap. The companyÂ’s Beauty segment offers hair care products, including conditioners, shampoos, styling aids, and treatments; and skin and personal care products, such as antiperspirant and deodorant, personal cleansing, and skin care products.Last it reported negative earnings. It markets its products under Head & Shoulders, Pantene, Rejoice, Olay, Old Spice, Safeguard, and SK-II brands.

PG hit $73.64 during the last trading session after $0.69 change.The Procter & Gamble Company has volume of 4.67 million shares. Since May 16, 2017 PG has declined 14.03% and is downtrending. PG underperformed by 25.58% the S&P 500.

On July, 26 is awaited The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)’s earnings report, as reported by Faxor. Last year’s EPS was $0.85, while now analysts expect change of 7.06 % up from current $0.91 EPS. If reported the P/E will be 20.23 with $2.29 billion profit. Last quarter $1.00 EPS was reported. Analysts predicts -9.00 % negative EPS growth this quarter.

Hoertkorn Richard Charles has invested 4.96% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Camarda Financial Lc has 0.02% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Renaissance Tech Ltd Liability owns 1.34 million shs for 0.14% of their capital. Montrusco Bolton Invs stated it has 0.07% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Sigma Planning has invested 0.44% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Outfitter Advsr Ltd holds 0.95% or 30,662 shs. Cv Starr & Inc Tru stated it has 3.22% of its capital in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Lifeplan Fin Group Incorporated holds 1.09% or 18,906 shs. Ahl Ptnrs Llp stated it has 24,626 shs. Mar Vista Prns Limited Liability Company holds 0.03% or 9,898 shs in its capital. Busey Co holds 2.07% or 176,786 shs in its capital. Gulf Commercial Bank (Uk) Ltd holds 0.95% or 809,891 shs in its capital. Autus Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation, Arizona-based fund reported 17,984 shs. Federated Invsts Pa has 1.58% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Franklin Street Advisors Nc holds 18,753 shs.

The Procter & Gamble Company had 6 sales and 0 buys since February 15, 2018. This’s net activity of $6.67 million. Shares for $668,179 were sold by Pritchard Marc S.. On Thursday, February 15 Fish Kathleen B also sold $1.93M worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). On Wednesday, May 2 Bishop Steven D sold $149,130 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 2,075 shs. Posada Juan Fernando sold $739,189 worth of stock or 9,005 shs.

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 12 have positions in Procter \u0026 Gamble (NYSE:PG) as follows: 2 rated it a “Buy”, 1 with “Sell” and 9 with “Hold”. The positive are 17%. Since December 14, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Procter \u0026 Gamble has 19 analyst reports. On Thursday, April 19 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Hold” rating by SunTrust. On Friday, April 20 the firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Thursday, April 5 the firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, April 20 Argus Research downgraded The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) to “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan. On Tuesday, April 17 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Hold” rating given by Stifel Nicolaus. On Tuesday, January 16 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Hold” rating by Goldman Sachs. On Wednesday, January 24 Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of PG in report with “Hold” rating. On Monday, December 18 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies. On Friday, April 20 the stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Hold” rating given by Stifel Nicolaus.

For more The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) news posted briefly go to: Fool.com, 247Wallst.com, 247Wallst.com, Seekingalpha.com or Seekingalpha.com. The titles are as follows: “2 Reasons To Not Buy Proctor & Gamble Stock” posted on May 15, 2018, “Procter & Gamble Sinks, Now Worst-Performing Dow Stock of 2018” on April 21, 2018, “Procter & Gamble Clings to Ranking as Dow’s Worst Performing Stock” with a publish date: May 12, 2018, “Procter & Gamble: Tough Times Ahead” and the last “Retirement Strategy: I Am Done Being Wrong About This Market” with publication date: May 16, 2018.

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