Procter & Gamble (PG) closed the most recent trading day at $126.25, moving -1.9% from the previous trading session.
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Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) might be the ideal stock for today's environment. Its business has thrived through prior recessions with pricing power providing flexibility in the battle against inflation. As a holding, P&G can anchor a portfolio with its balance of sales growth and direct cash returns.