The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will report its next earnings on 25-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $0.79/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.74/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.05/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 6.8%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for The Procter & Gamble Company and for the current quarter 17 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.98/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.93/share and a High Estimate of $1.01/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 14 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for The Procter & Gamble Company as 16.49 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Procter & Gamble Company is 16.15 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 16.85 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 16.53 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for PG to be 0%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 3.8%. For the next 5 years, The Procter & Gamble Company is expecting Growth of 6.77% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -0.97% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The Procter & Gamble Company, where 6 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 10 said it’s a HOLD, 2 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 18 Analysts reported that the Price Target for The Procter & Gamble Company might touch $105 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $92.28 and $76 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. The Procter & Gamble Company got Upgrade on 12-Oct-16 where investment firm Argus Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy.
The Procter & Gamble Company closed its last trading session at $87.83 with the loss of -0.43%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 232.94 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $90.33 and 52-week low of $73.5. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.33% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.48% and 5.6% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 10, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Oct 21, 2015.
The Relative Volume of the company is 0.51 and Average Volume (3 months) is 20.93 million. The Procter & Gamble Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 25.07 and Forward P/E ratio of 20.76.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 17.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 11.6%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, The Procter & Gamble Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of -1.23%, where Monthly Performance is -1.04%, Quarterly performance is 2.5%, 6 Months performance is 8.08% and yearly performance percentage is 20.33%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 12.87%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 0.95% and Monthly Volatility of 1.42%.