Procter & Gamble Company is a household & personal products business based in the US. Procter-and-Gamble Company shares (PG.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $153.47 – a decrease of 0.08% over the previous day. Procter-and-Gamble Company employs 107,000 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of $364.8 billion.
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Is it a good time to buy Procter-and-Gamble Company stock?
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Procter-and-Gamble Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$152.14|
|52-week range||$119.06 - $158.38|
|50-day moving average||$153.21|
|200-day moving average||$148.96|
|Wall St. target price||$154.59|
|Dividend yield||$3.681 (2.43%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$5.90|
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Is Procter-and-Gamble Company stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Procter-and-Gamble Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Procter-and-Gamble Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Procter-and-Gamble Company's P/E ratio
Procter-and-Gamble Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 26x. In other words, Procter-and-Gamble Company shares trade at around 26x recent earnings.
That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).
Procter-and-Gamble Company's PEG ratio
Procter-and-Gamble Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.9823. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Procter-and-Gamble Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Procter-and-Gamble Company's EBITDA
Procter-and-Gamble Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $21.8 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Procter-and-Gamble Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Procter-and-Gamble Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$82 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||23.24%|
|Gross profit TTM||$39.2 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||10.01%|
|Return on equity TTM||31.38%|
|Market capitalisation||$364.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Procter-and-Gamble Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 62.85% of net profits
Recently Procter-and-Gamble Company has paid out, on average, around 62.85% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.43% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Procter-and-Gamble Company shareholders could enjoy a 2.43% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Procter-and-Gamble Company's case, that would currently equate to about $3.681 per share.
Procter-and-Gamble Company's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
Procter-and-Gamble Company's most recent dividend payout was on 15 August 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 20 July 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Procter-and-Gamble Company's shares ever split?
Procter-and-Gamble Company's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 21 June 2004. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Procter-and-Gamble Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Procter-and-Gamble Company shares which in turn could have impacted Procter-and-Gamble Company's share price.
Procter-and-Gamble Company overview
The Procter & Gamble Company provides branded consumer packaged goods worldwide. It operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care; and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Beauty segment offers conditioners, shampoos, styling aids, and treatments under the Head & Shoulders, Herbal Essences, Pantene, and Rejoice brands; and antiperspirants and deodorants, personal cleansing, and skin care products under the Olay, Old Spice, Safeguard, Secret, and SK-II brands. The Grooming segment provides shave care products and appliances under the Braun, Gillette, and Venus brand names. The Health Care segment offers toothbrushes, toothpastes, and other oral care products under the Crest and Oral-B brand names; and gastrointestinal, rapid diagnostics, respiratory, vitamins/minerals/supplements, pain relief, and other personal health care products under the Metamucil, Neurobion, Pepto-Bismol, and Vicks brands. The Fabric & Home Care segment provides fabric enhancers, laundry additives, and laundry detergents under the Ariel, Downy, Gain, and Tide brands; and air care, dish care, P&G professional, and surface care products under the Cascade, Dawn, Fairy, Febreze, Mr. Clean, and Swiffer brands.
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