LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) - The consumer goods world has long been dominated by marketing whiz kids raised through the ranks of Procter & Gamble or PepsiCo, but the executives now in demand come from a new school that values cost-cutting and mergers over marketing.
important over time as the company has shifted toward buying whole businesses, like its recent deal to exchange its Procter & Gamble PG holdings for the Duracell battery business. Morningstar Premium Members gain exclusive access to our full Berkshire
important over time as the company has shifted toward buying whole businesses, like its recent deal to exchange its Procter & Gamble holdings for the Duracell battery business.
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like Procter & Gamble ( PG ). Our Yield Philosophy ..... meets this philosophy is Procter & Gamble ( PG ). Shares of this conglomerate ..... or $11.5 billion. Procter & Gamble has announced divestitures ..... Divestitures aside, P & G expects to pay approximately
followed that up with a big stock swap of P & G ( PG ) stock for Duracell. Then, as they ..... advantage positioning. With the P & G and Duracell deal, it's really interesting ..... re taking stock--in this case, P & G --that has extremely low cost basis
followed by IBM IBM "> IBM , Wal-Mart WMT "> WMT , Procter & Gamble PG "> PG , US Bancorp USB "> USB , Munich Re MUV2 "> MUV2 ..... from Buffett's top 10 among its top 25 holdings ( Procter & Gamble , Coca-Cola, US Bancorp, and Wal-Mart
including energy giant Exxon Mobil ( XOM ), software maker Microsoft ( MSFT ) and consumer products company Procter and Gamble ( PG ). The reason the S&P 500 did not suffer a negative return in the first quarter is because nearly 4% of the
mildly overvalued at the current price. For investors looking to gain exposure to the space, we view wide-moat Procter & Gamble as attractive. Competitive pressures are running rampant throughout the household- and personal-care space, but
April 23 (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co sales fell for the fifth straight quarter as a stronger dollar took its toll, with currency fluctuations likely to hurt 2015 sales by 6-7 percent.