Procter & Gamble beats Q1 sales and earnings.
Organic sales growth of 4% driven by volume growth of nearly 3%.
Progress continues on P&G's transformational strategies.
The stock closed up 8.8% the day of the earnings release.
Procter and Gamble (PG) reported better than expected sales growth and earnings in its Q1 2019.
Source: P&G SEC 8-K Oct. 19, 2018
Headwinds exist but this was a very positive