Procter & Gamble (PG) Receives a Hold from RBC Capital

RBC Capital analyst Nik Modi maintained a Hold rating on Procter & Gamble (PGResearch Report) on June 18 and set a price target of $130.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $132.03.

According to, Modi is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 15.1% and a 71.2% success rate. Modi covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as The Estée Lauder Companies, Reynolds Consumer Products, and Spectrum Brands Holdings.

Procter & Gamble has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $147.91.

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The company has a one-year high of $146.92 and a one-year low of $115.04. Currently, Procter & Gamble has an average volume of 8.82M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 137 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of PG in relation to earlier this year. Last month, David S. Taylor, the COB, Pres & CEO of PG sold 56,202 shares for a total of $7,783,977.

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Procter & Gamble Co. manufactures and sells branded consumer packaged goods across five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care; and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. Some of the popular brands owned by the company include Head & Shoulders, Pantene, Olay, Gillette, Oral-B, Vicks, Ariel, Tide, Pampers, Luvs and Bounty. The company was founded by William Procter and James Gamble in 1837 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH.