|Bid||63.55 x 20000|
|Ask||63.59 x 20000|
|Day's Range||63.44 - 64.48|
|52 Week Range||63.44 - 85.18|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||16.95|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.21 (3.44%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Unilever PLC plans to close its headquarters in London and consolidate leadership in the Netherlands, which could spur mergers and acquisitions by the key competitor to Procter & Gamble Co. The maker of brands such as Dove soap and Axe deodorant (UN) trails only P&G and Switzerland-based Nestlé (NESN.VX) among the world’s largest consumer goods companies.
Procter & Gamble Co.’s motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit that alleges Tide Pods detergent packets can stain laundry has been rejected by a federal court. The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods (PG) succeeded in having the plaintiff’s product liability claims tossed, but most of the rest of the suit alleging a design defect was allowed to proceed. Tide Pods “have serious design defects … that cause them to produce permanent blue/purple stains on white and light-colored laundry, even when used as directed by P&G,” claimed the suit filed in 2015 in U.S. District Court in New York.
In a choppy market, investors need to be nimble. Indeed, these three earnings reports to watch will highlight investor attitudes toward important, and very different, slices of the market. With many similar companies struggling themselves, those results should show if there’s a path for the CPG (consumer packaged goods) sector to rebound.
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) generated a below-average return on equity of 18.62% in the past 12 months, while its industry returned 19.55%. PG’s results could indicate a relativelyRead More...
Former Procter & Gamble executive Anthony Davey has been hired as CEO of Farrow & Ball, an English manufacturer of premium paints and wallpaper sold in the United States and more than 50 other countries.
The Retirement Systems of Alabama manages assets that totaled $38.4 billion at Sept. 30, 2016, for state pensions and trusts. RSA also owns a number of prominent real-estate properties, including Manhattan skyscraper 55 Water Street and the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, a collection of courses. The manager’s largest investment however is in domestic stocks, and as of Dec. 31 it had $20.7 billion invested in U.S.-traded securities.
The Cincinnati-based maker of Crest Whitestrips (PG) had claimed that Ranir sold its own version of the P&G products through Walmart, Kroger and possibly other retailers in the United States and Canada. Cincinnati-based Kroger (KR) is the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets, and Arkansas-based Walmart (WMT) is P&G’s biggest retailer.
Consumer staples companies such as Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc and Procter & Gamble Co. should be paying higher dividends to compensate investors for increasing levels of risk, according to the head of ...
Quip has spent two years selling toothbrush subscriptions. Now, the start-up's focusing on attracting dental professionals.
Procter & Gamble Co. has created a waiting list for consumers interested in being the first to buy a new variety of insect control sprays, which are being touted as powerful on bugs but safe to use around people and pets. The Cincinnati-based maker of Zevo brand insect control products (PG) will charge $5.99 apiece for the sprays. P&G will begin selling Zevo Instant Action Spray online in April, and free shipping will be included, according to the brand’s website .
The Mad Men are being disrupted . With professional services firms such as Deloitte and Accenture encroaching on to traditional advertising turf and Google and Facebook offering brands the ability to ...
Procter & Gamble Co. is partnering with “Dancing with the Stars” fan favorite Peta Murgatroyd to tout the smooth moves of the new and improved Mr. Clean Magic Eraser. The Mr. Clean Magic Eraser with Durafoam can be used to clean up everything from soap scum in the bathroom sink to sticky hairspray on a counter and pasta sauce baked onto a stovetop, according to P&G. “The Mr. Clean Magic Eraser has become my latest partner as the featherweight cleaning champ in my home,” said Murgatroyd, 31, a two-time champion of the ABC-TV dance competition.
Procter & Gamble will cut spending with ad agencies by $1.2bn, not $2bn as incorrectly stated in an article on March 7. Copyright © 2015 The Financial Times Limited. Please don't cut and paste FT.com articles ...
These are dark days for WPP and its rivals in the advertising industry. With professional services firms such as Deloitte and Accenture encroaching on to traditional advertising turf and Google and Facebook ...
Procter & Gamble Co. and Kroger Co. are among Cincinnati businesses that will illuminate their buildings with the female symbol at sundown on Wednesday to spotlight their commitment to advance women in the workforce. “Today we’re celebrating International Women’s Day and lighting up the skyline as a symbol of our commitment to gender equality and to building a workplace with equal voice and equal representation for women and men,” said Carolyn Tastad, P&G’s group president for North America. P&G’s Central Building will be illuminated with the female symbol on the Fifth Street side.
Procter & Gamble Co. is providing cleaning products such as Swiffer mops and Bounty paper towels as well as personal care items and laundry service to some Greater Cincinnati residents in the wake of recent flooding along the Ohio River. “P&G has a history of giving back to the communities where we live and work, and we want to provide everyday essentials to those who need it most to help bring a sense of normalcy in this time of need,” P&G spokeswoman Julie deSylva said.
Procter & Gamble Co. chief brand officer Marc Pritchard said the nation’s largest advertiser is accelerating an effort to transform the business of marketing. “This is the year we take back control to transform the industry through mass disruption,” Pritchard said during a March 1 speech at the Association of National Advertisers media conference in Orlando, Fla. “‘Mass’ because we’ll disrupt mass marketing as we know it, and ‘mass’ because it will be on a massive scale. “Since the dawn of radio and TV networks, we’ve been broadcasting to broad demographic target audiences with massive waste,” Pritchard said.
Procter & Gamble , the consumer goods group and world’s biggest advertiser, said it would “take back control” of its marketing and move more of it in-house, saving $2bn in spending. P&G has already cut ...
Procter & Gamble Co.’s new parking lot at the company’s Mason Business Center is one of only six in the world designated as a demonstrator site for best practices in sustainable design and operation. The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods such as Crest toothpaste (PG) was recognized in February by the Parksmart program administered by Green Business Certification Inc. Atlas10, a Pendleton-based pavement management company, procured resources and managed the project.
Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Limited (NSEI:PGHH), a personal products company based in India, had a relatively subdued couple of weeks in terms of changes in share price,Read More...
Former Procter & Gamble executive Randall Beard has been hired as group president for advertisers at Cardlytics, a firm that helps marketers identify, reach and influence likely buyers. Beard rose to be general manager of P&G’s global family care tissue/towel business unit for Japan and Korea as well as head of Asia strategic planning for the feminine care business during a 19-year career with the Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods such as Bounty paper towels (PG).
Journalist Katie Couric kicked off Procter & Gamble’a #WeSeeEqual forum at the company’s headquarters Thursday by sharing how she endured inappropriate comments from male executives during her television career. Carolyn Tastad, president for the North America market of the Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods such as Olay skin care (PG), invited Couric to be a guest speaker. P&G and Couric have worked together on various projects through the years.