|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||69.42 x 1300|
|Day's Range||64.28 - 65.64|
|52 Week Range||44.54 - 67.93|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.03|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.63|
|Earnings Date||Feb 4, 2019 - Feb 8, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.87 (1.33%)|
|1y Target Est||62.42|
Carter Worth, Cornerstone Macro, on quality bear-market stocks to buy. With CNBC's Joe Kernen and the Fast Money traders, Pete Najarian, Steve Grasso, Brian Kelly and Tim Seymour.
Colgate-Palmolive (CL) has been unable to impress investors with its sales performance so far this year. Though the company saw YoY improvement in net sales during the first two quarters of 2018, its net sales fell short of Wall Street’s expectations. Moreover, Colgate-Palmolive’s top line marked a YoY decline during the third quarter and also missed analysts’ expectation owing to challenges in Brazil and China coupled with adverse currency rates.
Colgate-Palmolive (CL) stock has unperformed so far this year as weaker-than-expected sales and sluggish performance on the margins front have remained a drag. Moreover, Colgate-Palmolive’s bottom line didn’t impress despite the lower tax environment.
Like many Americans, I’m hooked on Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Alexa-powered devices. Say what you want about Fallon, but the fact that he was on the device shows it is actually a big deal. Amazon is quickly moving a major issuer with the devices and is finally starting to monetize Alexa in a big way.
The majority of Wall Street analysts providing recommendations on Procter & Gamble (PG) stock maintain a neutral outlook. Wall Street expects near-term cost headwinds and unfavorable currency rates to hurt the company’s net sales and EPS growth rate. However, innovation-driven products, productivity savings, and a lower effective tax rate are projected to support the top and bottom lines.
Additionally, this was an improvement in sentiment as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices reduced their short positions on November 5. The rate of decline is very significant relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating.
Procter & Gamble (PG) has impressed with its earnings despite facing strong sales and margin headwinds in the recent past. The company outperformed analysts’ estimates in the past 14 quarters with an average positive surprise of 4.3%, which is impressive. Focus on productivity and cost savings, a considerable decline in the effective tax rate, and share repurchases have helped the company to surpass analysts’ expectations.
Procter & Gamble (PG) announced price increases across several product categories aimed at offsetting the adverse impact from the foreign exchange rate and continued inflation in commodities. However, we expect the company’s margins to remain weak and continue to slide, at least in the near term.
PG Stock Is Up 15.2% since Q1 Results: Will Uptrend Continue? The company’s organic sales came in better than what analysts expected and rose 4% thanks to the improvement in volumes across all business segments and the favorable mix in the beauty segment. Despite strong organic sales growth, Procter & Gamble’s net sales growth remained low, reflecting the adverse impact from the foreign exchange rate.
Procter & Gamble stock (PG) has seen a healthy recovery since the company reported stronger-than-expected first-quarter results on October 19. Procter & Gamble’s sales and earnings surpassed Wall Street’s expectations, and its 4% organic sales growth rate during the first quarter of fiscal 2019 impressed investors. Higher volumes across all business segments and its positive mix in the beauty segment supported the company’s organic sales growth.
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Will Valuation Stall the Rally in Church & Dwight Stock? Church & Dwight’s (CHD) management expects the company to sustain its top line growth momentum in the coming quarters. The company expects its recent acquisitions and innovation-driven products to drive its top line growth.
Shares of Church & Dwight (CHD) have outperformed the benchmark index as well as its peers so far this year. Church & Dwight has managed to generate stellar sales and earnings growth at a time when most leading household and personal care product manufacturers in North America are struggling to defend their market shares. Church & Dwight’s strong portfolio of value and premium brands, its focus on innovation-led products, its export expansion, and the benefits it’s garnered from strategic acquisitions are driving its top line, which has risen at an average rate of 12.9% in the past four quarters.
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Church & Dwight (CHD) sustained its strong sales and earnings growth momentum and reported better-than-expected results for the third quarter. Acquisitions, innovation, and continued strength in the underlying business drove the company’s top-line growth. Church & Dwight’s organic sales increased 4.7% thanks to improved volumes and higher pricing of global consumer products.
The consumer-goods company posted a third-quarter profit of $146.3 million, or 58 cents a share, topping the $133.4 million, or 52 cents a share, of a year ago and analysts’ views of 54 cents..
On a per-share basis, the Ewing, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 58 cents. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...