Procter & Gamble downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo Wells Fargo downgraded its rating on Procter & Gamble (PG) shares to Market Perform citing a lack of lack of fundamental progress despite the company's increased innovation. Wells says P&G's U.S. share trends have weakened amid competition. The firm cut its price target range for shares to $85-$87 from $88-$90.
Procter & Gamble: There is no doubt we are in a stretch of global volatility The company said there is a high amount of volatility both politically and economically. The company said it is "trying its best" and that they're "on it."
Procter & Gamble sees significant savings opportunities The company plans to create a new P&G over the next 18-24 months that will consist of 70-80 brands organized in a dozen businesses. The company plans to reduce waste, and to have a North Aerican supply chain redesign that will see fewer, multi-category plants and more common manufacturing platforms. Comments taken from P&G Annual Meeting of Shareholders.