Charter Trust Company Has Trimmed By $1.10 Million Its Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Position; Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Sentiment Is 0.82

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 market cap of $233.10 billion. 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. It has a 16.09 P/E ratio. It markets its products under Head & Shoulders, Pantene, Rejoice, Olay, Old Spice, Safeguard, and SK-II brands.

Charter Trust Company decreased Procter & Gamble Co (PG) stake by 12.04% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Charter Trust Company sold 12,239 shares as Procter & Gamble Co (PG)’s stock declined 5.32%. The Charter Trust Company holds 89,433 shares with $8.14 million value, down from 101,672 last quarter. Procter & Gamble Co now has $233.10B valuation. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $91.88. About 4.35 million shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since December 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500.

Analysts await The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) to report earnings on January, 19. They expect $1.14 earnings per share, up 5.56% or $0.06 from last year’s $1.08 per share. PG’s profit will be $2.89 billion for 20.15 P/E if the $1.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.09 actual earnings per share reported by The Procter & Gamble Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.59% EPS growth.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 sales for $6.75 million activity. Another trade for 3,490 shares valued at $321,221 was made by FergusonMchugh MaryLynn on Tuesday, August 15. Skoufalos Ioannis also sold $266,273 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) shares. Majoras Deborah P sold 2,512 shares worth $231,206. Bishop Steven D also sold $318,644 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, August 15. The insider Abdelfattah Mohamed Samir Abdelrazek sold 838 shares worth $77,130. Another trade for 3,684 shares valued at $339,077 was made by Pritchard Marc S. on Tuesday, August 15. 1,675 shares were sold by Keith R. Alexandra, worth $154,168.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 51 investors sold PG shares while 765 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 558 raised stakes. 1.50 billion shares or 1.10% more from 1.48 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ent has invested 0.53% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Cetera Advsrs Limited Liability Corp invested in 88,958 shares or 0.49% of the stock. Appleton Ma has 1.2% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 78,186 shares. 280,995 are owned by Dupont Capital Mngmt Corporation. Vantage Investment Prtnrs Limited Liability Com stated it has 132,155 shares. Lifeplan Fin Group holds 1.09% or 18,906 shares. Fort Washington Invest Oh has invested 1.47% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Ckw Finance Grp Inc owns 0.01% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 600 shares. Hudson Valley Invest Incorporated Adv reported 40,264 shares. Thomas Story Son Limited Liability Company reported 100,113 shares. Wharton Business Group Inc stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Montrusco Bolton Invs accumulated 0.07% or 14,204 shares. Davenport & Limited Liability accumulated 168,968 shares. Janney Cap Management Lc reported 1.32% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Geode Capital Management Limited Liability Co holds 0.88% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 26.31 million shares.

Among 24 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Proctor & Gamble had 72 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by UBS on Monday, October 26 with “Neutral”. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, November 15. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 8 by SunTrust. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, October 3 with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) rating on Friday, November 10. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $80.0 target. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, December 21. Jefferies maintained the shares of PG in report on Tuesday, October 17 with “Buy” rating. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Strong-Buy” rating given on Friday, August 7 by Vetr. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Thursday, July 14 to “Buy”.

Analysts await The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) to report earnings on January, 19. They expect $1.14 earnings per share, up 5.56% or $0.06 from last year’s $1.08 per share. PG’s profit will be $2.89B for 20.15 P/E if the $1.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.09 actual earnings per share reported by The Procter & Gamble Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.59% EPS growth.

Gamble Jones Investment Counsel holds 28.08% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company for 3.02 million shares. Trian Fund Management L.P. owns 37.91 million shares or 26.56% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Cedar Rock Capital Ltd has 22.18% invested in the company for 9.88 million shares. The Ohio-based Lenox Wealth Management Inc. has invested 15.11% in the stock. Yacktman Asset Management Lp, a Texas-based fund reported 15.40 million shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 selling transactions for $6.75 million activity.

Ratings analysis reveals 33% of Procter & Gamble’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Procter & Gamble, 2 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $86.0 while the high is $106.0. The stock’s average target of $94 is 2.31% above today’s ($91.88) share price. PG was included in 6 notes of analysts from October 12, 2016. Goldman Sachs downgraded The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Monday, January 9 to “Sell” rating. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by B. Riley & Co on Wednesday, October 26. Argus Research upgraded the shares of PG in report on Wednesday, October 12 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, December 22 by SunTrust. Deutsche Bank downgraded The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, December 13 to “Hold” rating. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the shares of PG in report on Wednesday, December 21 to “Hold” rating.

The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $91.88. About 4.35 million shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) has risen 7.54% since December 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500.