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Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Household Products Industry Detected in Shares of Procter & Gamble (PG, WDFC, CL, KMB, ENR)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Household Products industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Procter & Gamble ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 6.9%. Wd-40 Co is next with a projected earnings growth of 9.2%. Colgate-Palmoliv ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 10.3%.

Kimberly-Clark follows with a projected earnings growth of 11.1%, and Energizer Holdin rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 13.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Procter & Gamble on January 23rd, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $95.02. Since that recommendation, shares of Procter & Gamble have risen 10.6%. We continue to monitor Procter & Gamble for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): PG WDFC CL KMB ENR