Company Of The Day: Proctor & Gamble

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Procter & Gamble

What?

Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG) posted a stronger than expected set of Q1 2022 results. While revenue grew by 7% year-over-year to $19.4 billion, adjusted earnings per share rose 6% to $1.33. However, gross margins declined by 400 basis points versus Q1 2021 to 46.7%.

Why?

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While revenue growth was driven by the company’s healthcare and fabric & home care segments, P&G’s margins are being impacted by rising inflation and higher commodity costs.

So What?

P&G stock was up by 2.5% in Wednesday’s trading.

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Returns Apr 2022
MTD [1]
2022
YTD [1]
2017-22
Total [2]
 PG Return 7% 0% 95%
 S&P 500 Return -2% -6% 99%
 Trefis Multi-Strategy Portfolio -2% -9% 257%

[1] Month-to-date and year-to-date as of 4/21/2022
[2] Cumulative total returns since the end of 2016

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