|Bid||94.55 x 800|
|Ask||94.90 x 800|
|Day's Range||93.63 - 96.41|
|52 Week Range||70.73 - 96.90|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.09|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||24.78|
|Earnings Date||Jan 21, 2019 - Jan 25, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.87 (3.17%)|
|1y Target Est||93.33|
U.S. equities held onto gains at market close as strong earnings from several major companies helped offset concerns of ongoing trade tensions, decelerating global growth and the partial government shutdown.
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Some of the world's largest consumer goods and food and beverage companies have joined a new recycling initiative, to be launched this year, aimed at collecting used plastics ...
Some of the world's largest consumer goods and food and beverage companies have joined a new recycling initiative, to be launched this year, aimed at collecting used plastics bottles and other durable packaging from homes and re-using them. U.S. waste recycling firm TerraCycle announced the project -- to be run through an online shopping platform called Loop -- on Thursday at the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos where waste and plastic pollution is a major theme. Loop will pick up directly from their home," TerraCycle said in a joint statement.
By Lisa Baertlein (Reuters) - Major packaged goods sellers and retailers, under pressure to cut the flow of single-use plastic bottles and containers clogging the world's waterways, have teamed with recycling ...
Additionally, new “collect and recycle” circular solutions that help eliminate waste were also introduced as part of a partnership with LoopTM, a circular e-commerce platform developed by international recycling leader TerraCycle. Many of P&G’s largest global brands, including PanteneTM, TideTM, CascadeTM and Oral-BTM will participate in this innovative platform later this year. Loop is a first of its kind global packaging and shopping circular solution which aims to improve the environmental performance and convenience standards compared to current e-commerce solutions through packaging that is collected, cleaned, refilled and reused.
The world’s biggest makers of shampoo, detergent and packaged food will test selling their products in reusable containers, adopting a milkman-style model to address mounting concerns about plastic waste. PLC are among 25 companies that, this summer, will start selling some products in glass, steel and other containers designed to be returned, cleaned and refilled. said at a conference Tuesday, adding that the company must do more on plastic waste.
Strong results from Procter & Gamble are sparking hopes that tough times are ending for makers of household consumer goods. P&G said Wednesday that organic sales were up 4% for the second straight quarter. Sales were just flat when weakening foreign currencies were included, but the underlying growth is still an encouraging sign.Organic sales growth, which strips out both currency impact and acquisitions, had previously languished in the 1% to 2% range for many quarters.
Procter & Gamble Co. reported strong quarterly sales, continuing a streak of robust gains and prompting the consumer-products giant to raise its outlook, while one of its closest rivals posted weaker results. Profit for the maker of Tide detergent and Pampers diapers rose 28% in the latest quarter, even as planned price increases were yet to take full effect. “As commodity prices and foreign exchange rates move, we will take pricing” higher, P&G finance chief Jon Moeller said Wednesday during a call with analysts.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: IBM Corp., up $10.37 to $132.89 The technology and consulting company gave strong forecasts for 2019 after reporting its fourth-quarter results. ...
Comcast, United Technologies and Procter and Gamble all beat earning expectations. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, and Scott Gamm discuss with Direxion Managing Director Sylvia Jablonsk and Belpointe Asset Management Chief Strategist David Nelson.