One of the S&P 500’s big losers for Monday December 21 was Procter & Gamble Co. (PG). The company’s stock fell 2.69% to $78.13 on volume of 21.34 million shares.
The stock opened the day at 79.95 and traded between a low of $78.13 and a high of $80.12. The stock finished the day down $2.16 per share. Procter & Gamble Co. has an average daily volume of 9.98 million and a total float of 2.72 billion shares. The 50-day SMA for Procter & Gamble Co. is $76.17 and its 200-day SMA is $76.69. The high for the stock over the last 52 weeks is $93.89 and the low is $65.02.
Procter & Gamble Co provides consumer packaged goods. It markets its products in about 180 countries through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores among others.
Procter & Gamble Co. is centered in Cincinnati, OH, and has 110,000 employees. Today’s trading day leaves the company with a market cap of $212.56 billionwith a P/E Ratio of 29.4. The company has a P/S ratio of 3.01, P/B ratio of 3.47, and a 59.3.
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