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Based on good technical signals, PROCTER & GAMBLE CO/THE is potentially setting up for a breakout.

By Mill Chart

Last update: Feb 27, 2024

We've identified PROCTER & GAMBLE CO/THE (NYSE:PG) as a potential breakout candidate based on our stock screener's analysis. This breakout setup pattern suggests that after a strong uptrend, the stock is currently consolidating, potentially signaling a continuation of the trend. Keep an eye on NYSE:PG for further developments.

PG Daily chart on 2024-02-27

Technical analysis of NYSE:PG

As part of its analysis, ChartMill provides a comprehensive Technical Rating for each stock. This rating, ranging from 0 to 10, is updated on a daily basis and is based on the evaluation of various technical indicators and properties.

Taking everything into account, PG scores 8 out of 10 in our technical rating. Although PG is only a medium performer in the overall market, the technical picture looks good in both the medium and short term time frames.

  • Both the short term and long term trends are positive. This is a very positive sign.
  • PG is currently trading near its 52 week high, which is a good sign. The S&P500 Index however is also trading near new highs, which makes the performance in line with the market.
  • When comparing the performance of all stocks over the past year, PG turns out to be only a medium performer in the overall market: it outperformed 69% of all stocks.
  • PG is an average performer in the Household Products industry, it outperforms 45% of 12 stocks in the same industry.
  • In the last month PG has a been trading in a tight range between 154.91 and 161.74.

Check the latest full technical report of PG for a complete technical analysis.

Why is NYSE:PG a setup?

ChartMill takes into account not only the Technical Rating but also assigns a Setup Rating to each stock. This rating, on a scale of 0 to 10, reflects the degree of consolidation observed based on short-term technical indicators. Currently, NYSE:PG exhibits a 9 setup rating, indicating its consolidation status in recent days and weeks.

Besides having an excellent technical rating, PG also presents a decent setup pattern. We see reduced volatility while prices have been consolidating in the most recent period. There is a resistance zone just above the current price starting at 161.04. Right above this resistance zone may be a good entry point. There is a support zone below the current price at 158.76, a Stop Loss order could be placed below this zone. Another positive sign is the recent Pocket Pivot signal.

Trading breakout setups.

One way to play this would be to wait for the actual breakout to happen and buy when the stock breaks out above the current consolidation zone. A possible place for a stop loss would be below this zone.

Important Note: The content of this article is not intended as trading advice. It is essential to perform your own analysis and exercise caution when making trading decisions. The article presents technical observations generated by automated analysis but does not guarantee any trading outcomes. Always trade responsibly and make independent judgments.

Every day, new breakout setups can be found on ChartMill in our Breakout screener.


This article should in no way be interpreted as advice in any way. The article is based on the observed metrics at the time of writing, but you should always make your own analysis and trade or invest at your own responsibility.



NYSE:PG (4/19/2024, 7:09:47 PM)

After market: 158.13 -0.01 (-0.01%)


+0.85 (+0.54%)

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