81.86 0.00 (0.00%)
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|Bid||81.87 x 1400|
|Ask||81.91 x 800|
|Day's Range||80.38 - 82.18|
|52 Week Range||70.73 - 93.14|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.32|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||22.31|
|Earnings Date||Oct 19, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.87 (3.58%)|
|1y Target Est||83.92|
Colgate-Palmolive (CL) is expected to announce its third-quarter results on Friday, October 26. However, analysts expect the company to disappoint investors with its third-quarter sales and earnings performance. Similar to Procter & Gamble (PG) and Kimberly-Clark (KMB), Wall Street expects Colgate-Palmolive’s top line also to see a YoY (year-over-year) decline.
A Procter & Gamble commercial based on the true story of a girl with a skin condition who must cope with rejection by her biological parents and societal perceptions generated 18 million views in less than a week.
“We applaud the efforts by the city of Boston and your leadership in driving coastal resilience enhancements along the Fort Point Channel,” a GE executive wrote to Mayor Walsh in a letter.
Procter & Gamble unveiled an initiative that enables consumers to personalize and 3D print razor handles made by the Gillette division, a move that could boost brand appeal among millennial men.
MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) - A joint venture between Procter & Gamble (PG.N) and Italian healthcare group Angelini is working to create a sustainable recycling loop that would allow dirty diapers to be turned into plastic bottle caps and viscose clothing. More than 20 million tonnes of disposable diapers are burned or dumped in landfills globally every year - a major environmental problem since their use became widespread in the 1960s and 1970s. Part of the problem is that collecting, cleaning and breaking diapers into their component parts - plastic, cellulose and super absorbent polymer - is tricky and expensive.
MILAN/LONDON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A joint venture between Procter & Gamble and Italian healthcare group Angelini is working to create a sustainable recycling loop that would allow dirty diapers to be turned into plastic bottle caps and viscose clothing. More than 20 million tonnes of disposable diapers are burned or dumped in landfills globally every year - a major environmental problem since their use became widespread in the 1960s and 1970s.
Gillette today pilots a new concept designed to personalize the shaving experience in entirely new ways. Dubbed Razor Maker™: powered by Gillette®, this new platform leverages technology from 3D-printing powerhouse Formlabs to offer a series of customizable 3D-printed handles, matching advanced manufacturing with consumers’ desire to have completely unique and personalized products. “Gillette is in the business of helping men look, feel and be their best, and that means giving them access to grooming options that not only meet their shaving needs, but also match their lifestyle, look and budget,” said Pankaj Bhalla, Director, Gillette & Venus North America.
Procter & Gamble Co. is overhauling marketing for the Venus brand for women, and over the next several months will roll out new advertising, social content, influencer storytelling and brand partnerships.
Former Procter & Gamble manager hired to design and implement new digital and IT organization at Avon Products, which sells items that compete with those of Procter.
Procter & Gamble wants to help. The company has launched a 14 Day Challenge with the goal of replacing the common Instagram tag #BadHairDay with #GreatHairDay. The hash tag #BadHairDay has been used on Instagram 1.2 million times, or 17 times more than #GreatHairDay, according to P&G. As part of the campaign, P&G offers the Pantene Hair Advisor and what’s called the #GreatHairDay Studio, "a real-time response hub powered by an army of social responders dedicated to engaging with each #BadHairDay mention." For 14 days, "the army" will personally reply to #BadHairDay posts with videos and messages.
P&G (PG) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.
A few Wall Street analysts downgraded Kimberly-Clark (KMB) stock before its third-quarter results. On October 10, Deutsche Bank downgraded Kimberly-Clark stock to “sell” from “hold” and lowered the target price to $99 from $108. On October 8, Goldman Sachs downgraded Kimberly-Clark stock to “neutral” from “buy” and reduced the target price by $1 to $119.
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Analysts expect Kimberly-Clark (KMB) to sustain the growth momentum in its EPS during the third quarter. However, the projected low growth rate could disappoint investors. Analysts expect Kimberly-Clark to report an adjusted EPS of $1.64 in the third quarter, which reflects 2.5% growth YoY (year-over-year).
There are lots of moving parts to AMZN and many of them are doing quite well in bolstering Amazon’s bottom line. One, that gets its cues directly from another online kingpin Google (NASDAQ:GOOG). For investors, it’s just another reason not to bet against AMZN stock.
Whether it’s what skin to show or what skin to hide, there are many rules both implicit and explicit placed on women’s skin today. Starting with the launch of the “My Skin, My Way” campaign, Gillette Venus will do its part to right those rules by celebrating every woman and every type of skin. The campaign is an overhaul of the brand’s marketing and is just the first step to a series of commitments and activations that will shine a light on women who write their own rules when it comes to how they live life in their own skin.
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A former Procter & Gamble Co. marketing director has been hired as president of a genetic testing company, which helps health care providers determine the best treatment for patients with mental illness or other health issues.
Kimberly-Clark’s (KMB) profit margins haven’t impressed investors in the past several quarters. The company continues to struggle on the margins front. Lower pricing, increased commodity and shipping costs, and soft volumes have taken a toll on the company’s profitability.
Procter & Gamble Co. has launched an advertising campaign called the 14 Day Challenge, which encourages consumers to personalize their hair care routine by taking a selfie, using an online tool called the Pantene Hair Advisor and sharing the experience on social media.
Analysts expect Kimberly-Clark (KMB) to report total revenues of $4.5 billion in the third quarter—down 2.1% compared to the same period last year. Analysts expect soft volumes and weak pricing to continue to hurt the company’s organic sales growth rate and overall sales. Negative currency rates pose a threat to the top line in the third quarter.
Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is scheduled to announce to its third-quarter results on October 22. However, analysts’ estimate for the third quarter reflects that the company will likely disappoint investors with its sales and earnings performance.
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