The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 230.34 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for The Procter & Gamble Company is 89.86 (with a change from open of 0.29%), this in conjunction with a target price of 91.59. Volume today has so far reached 5246246, with an average volume of about 6926.17. The GAP for this stock, is -0.07%.
The P/E ratio is 25.14, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 21.87. The current EPS for The Procter & Gamble Company, is 3.58, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 23.10%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 6.87%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for The Procter & Gamble Company, EPS is looking like it will grow 6.78% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 5.97%. Quarter over quarter is 14.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -1.00%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -2.00%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -4.20%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.07% and institutional ownership is 61.40%. Shares outstanding is 2563.3, while shares float is at a value of 2555.16. Float short for The Procter & Gamble Company is 1.05% and the short ratio is 3.87.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.31, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.58. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.9, and the quick ratio is 0.7. The most recent gross margin is 50.90% and their operating margin is 20.80%. The profit margin is 22.80%.
The Procter & Gamble Company has seen returns on assets of 12.10%, and on investment, 11.60%. Return on equity is 27.10%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 4.21. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 3.54, with Price/book ratio coming to 4.36 and Price/cash is 16.08, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 94.95.
The simple moving averages are 2.26% and 2.87% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -2.33% and the 52 week low is 11.01%.
The Procter & Gamble Company has a dividend yield of 3.07%, with a current price of 89.86. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 47.20%. This is in an industry, Personal Products, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. The Procter & Gamble Company is based in USA.
Performance in the Personal Products industry means that The Procter & Gamble Company has seen performance for the past week of 1.84%, with performance for the month coming to 4.65%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -1.49%, and for the half year the performance is 8.10%. Volatility for this week is 0.98% and for the month this is 0.80%.
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