First Financial Bank – Trust Division Has Cut Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Position By $749,931; OSRAM LICHT AG NAMENS – AKTIEN ON GERMA (OSAGF) Shorts Up By 96.99%

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OSRAM LICHT AG NAMENS – AKTIEN ON GERMA (OTCMKTS:OSAGF) had an increase of 96.99% in short interest. OSAGF’s SI was 26,200 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 96.99% from 13,300 shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 262 days are for OSRAM LICHT AG NAMENS – AKTIEN ON GERMA (OTCMKTS:OSAGF)’s short sellers to cover OSAGF’s short positions. The SI to OSRAM LICHT AG NAMENS – AKTIEN ON GERMA’s float is 0.03%. It closed at $73.34 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 19, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

First Financial Bank – Trust Division decreased Procter & Gamble Company (PG) stake by 2.72% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. First Financial Bank – Trust Division sold 8,241 shares as Procter & Gamble Company (PG)’s stock declined 15.56%. The First Financial Bank – Trust Division holds 294,231 shares with $27.03M value, down from 302,472 last quarter. Procter & Gamble Company now has $197.14 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $78.2. About 7.35M shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has declined 14.03% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.58% the S&P500.

Among 25 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Proctor & Gamble has $106 highest and $61.0 lowest target. $91.25’s average target is 16.69% above currents $78.2 stock price. Proctor & Gamble had 81 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $9800 target in Tuesday, May 30 report. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by Vetr on Tuesday, August 25. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Tuesday, September 5. CLSA upgraded The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Wednesday, October 26 to “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 26 by B. Riley & Co. The company was maintained on Monday, September 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. Goldman Sachs upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $88.0 target in Tuesday, January 16 report. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, March 21. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, January 26 by Morgan Stanley. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, October 12 by Argus Research.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.07, from 0.82 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 64 investors sold PG shares while 740 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 594 raised stakes. 1.47 billion shares or 1.61% less from 1.50 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Centurylink Inv Mngmt Company reported 0.57% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Dt Invest Prtn Lc has invested 0.5% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Rnc Capital Mgmt Ltd has 0.08% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Partnervest Advisory Services Ltd Liability reported 0.39% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Mai Cap Mgmt has 82,938 shares. Broderick Brian C reported 3.13% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Amp Capital Investors Ltd has invested 0.54% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Kanawha Mngmt Limited Com holds 179,987 shares. Windsor Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 13,610 shares or 0.58% of its portfolio. Cadinha & Ltd Liability Co holds 0.15% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 12,197 shares. 35,718 are held by Impax Asset Management Ltd Liability. Pinnacle Advisory Grp, Maryland-based fund reported 10,108 shares. West Oak Capital owns 18,476 shares for 1.04% of their portfolio. Provise Gru Ltd Llc has invested 1.36% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). The North Dakota-based Viking Fund Limited Liability Company has invested 1.17% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG).

Since November 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $6.85 million activity. On Thursday, February 15 the insider Pritchard Marc S. sold $668,179. Fish Kathleen B sold $1.93M worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Thursday, February 15. Posada Juan Fernando sold 9,005 shares worth $739,189. On Wednesday, November 15 FergusonMchugh MaryLynn sold $184,924 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 2,353 shares. Schomburger Jeffrey K had sold 37,776 shares worth $3.07M on Thursday, February 15. TASTAD CAROLYN M sold $152,724 worth of stock or 1,935 shares.

Analysts await The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) to report earnings on April, 20 before the open. They expect $0.99 EPS, up 3.13% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.96 per share. PG’s profit will be $2.50 billion for 19.75 P/E if the $0.99 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.19 actual EPS reported by The Procter & Gamble Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -16.81% negative EPS growth.

OSRAM Licht AG provides various lighting products and solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.08 billion. The firm operates through Specialty Lighting, Opto Semiconductors, and Lighting Solutions & Systems divisions. It has a 31.78 P/E ratio. The Specialty Lighting segment develops and produces lamps and lighting systems for the automotive sector, studio, stage and TV, and projection system applications, as well as special lamps for industrial and medical applications; produces lamps for disinfecting liquids, surfaces, and gases with UV light; and provides entertainment lighting for shows and events.

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