Procter & Gamble posted fiscal second-quarter earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ expectations.
The consumer goods company’s earnings came in at $1.66, vs. $1.65 expected
Revenue of $20.95 billion also surpassed analysts’ expectations of $20.34 billion.
Net sales rose 6% to $20.95 billion, exceeding expectations of $20.34 billion. Organic revenue, which strips out the impact of foreign currency, acquisitions and divestitures, also climbed +6% in the quarter, with half of that growth having come from raising prices on select products.
For fiscal 2022, P&G is now projects 3% to 4% sales growth, up from its previous forecast of 2% to 4%. It also plans to increase its stock buybacks for the fiscal year from a range of $7 billion to $9 billion to a range of $9 billion to $10 billion.
PG saw its Moving Average Convergence Divergence Histogram (MACD) turn negative on May 04, 2023. This is a bearish signal that suggests the stock could decline going forward. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 48 instances where the indicator turned negative. In of the 48 cases the stock moved lower in the days that followed. This puts the odds of a downward move at .
The Momentum Indicator moved below the 0 level on May 05, 2023. You may want to consider selling the stock, shorting the stock, or exploring put options on PG as a result. In of 87 cases where the Momentum Indicator fell below 0, the stock fell further within the subsequent month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
PG moved below its 50-day moving average on May 22, 2023 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.
The 10-day moving average for PG crossed bearishly below the 50-day moving average on May 26, 2023. This indicates that the trend has shifted lower and could be considered a sell signal. In of 15 past instances when the 10-day crossed below the 50-day, the stock continued to move higher over the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where PG declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Aroon Indicator for PG entered a downward trend on May 30, 2023. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.
The RSI Indicator shows that the ticker has stayed in the oversold zone for 5 days. The price of this ticker is presumed to bounce back soon, since the longer the ticker stays in the oversold zone, the more promptly an Uptrend is expected.
The Stochastic Oscillator shows that the ticker has stayed in the oversold zone for 5 days. The price of this ticker is presumed to bounce back soon, since the longer the ticker stays in the oversold zone, the more promptly an upward trend is expected.
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where PG advanced for three days, in of 360 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
PG may jump back above the lower band and head toward the middle band. Traders may consider buying the stock or exploring call options.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating low risk on high returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 81, placing this stock better than average.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating very strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is fair valued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (7.616) is normal, around the industry mean (68.903). P/E Ratio (24.876) is within average values for comparable stocks, (183.015). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (3.971) is also within normal values, averaging (7.236). Dividend Yield (0.026) settles around the average of (0.028) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (4.413) is also within normal values, averaging (70.383).
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to average earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating fairly steady price growth. PG’s price grows at a lower rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
a provider of branded consumer packaged goods
A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, PG has been closely correlated with CL. These tickers have moved in lockstep 79% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is a high statistical probability that if PG jumps, then CL could also see price increases.