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Procter and Gamble (PG) Company Profile

Updated Jul 3, 2019
Procter and Gamble has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:The Procter and Gamble Co.
Short Name:Procter and Gamble
Trading Ticker Symbol:PG
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Cincinnati, Ohio
Primary Industry Sector:Basic Industries
Seconday Sub-sector:Package Goods and Cosmetics
Main Business Areas: Dogs of the Dow, Low Volatility, Basic Industries, Package Goods and Cosmetics, Consumer Defensive, Household & Personal Products
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Procter and Gamble

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Procter and Gamble as of writing:
Current Share Price:$114.08
Previous Year's Closing Price:$91.92
Percentage Price Change (YTD):24.11%
Market Cap:$286.15 billion
52-week Price Range:$77.42 - $114.27
Dividend Per Share:$2.87
EPS (TTM):4.2
Price-Earnings (Trailing):27.14
Price-Earnings (Forward):24.07

Company Profile and Business Description for Procter and Gamble

The Procter & Gamble Company, incorporated on May 5, 1905, is focused on providing branded consumer packaged goods to the consumers across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Company sells its products in approximately 180 countries and territories primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, distributors, baby stores, specialty beauty stores, e-commerce, high-frequency stores and pharmacies. The Company owns and operates approximately 20 manufacturing sites located in over 20 states in the United States. In addition, it owns and operates over 100 manufacturing sites in approximately 40 countries.


The Company offers Skin and Personal Care products under the brands, such as Olay, Old Spice, Safeguard and SK-II. The Company offers Hair Care products, such as conditioner, shampoo, styling aids and treatments under the brands, such as Head & Shoulders, Pantene and Rejoice.


The Company offers Shave Care and Appliances in its Grooming segment. The Company offers Shave Care products, such as female blades and razors, male blades and razors, pre and post-shave products and other shave care appliances. The Company offers Shave Care and Appliances under the brands, such as Braun, Fusion, Gillette, Mach3, Prestobarba and Venus.

Health Care

The Company offers oral care and personal health care products in Health Care segment. The Company offers Oral Care products, such as toothbrushes and toothpaste. The Company offers Personal Health Care products, such as gastrointestinal, rapid diagnostics, respiratory, vitamins/minerals/supplements. The Company offers Oral Care products under the brands, such as Crest and Oral-B. It offers Personal Health Care products, such as Prilosec and Vicks.

Fabric & Home Care

The Company's Fabric & Home Care segment consists of a range of fabric care products, including laundry detergents, additives and fabric enhancers, and home care products, including dishwashing liquids and detergents, surface cleaners and air fresheners. The Company offers fabric care products under the brands, such as Ariel, Downy, Gain and Tide. It offers home care products under the brands, such as Cascade, Dawn, Febreze, Mr. Clean and Swiffer.

Baby, Feminine & Family Care

The Company offers Baby Care products, such as baby wipes, diapers and pants. The Company offers Baby Care products under the brands, such as Luvs and Pampers. The Company offers Feminine Care products, such as adult incontinence and feminine care products. The Company offers Feminine Care products under the brands, such as Always and Tampax. The Company offers Family Care products, such as paper towels, tissues and toilet paper. It offers Family Care products under the brands, such as Bounty and Charmin.

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