Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

CL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
pos +0.12
Today's Range: 66.53 - 67.17 | CL Avg Daily Volume: 3,648,200
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 3,599,273
YTD Performance: 2.65%
Open: $66.75
Previous Close: $66.82
52 Week Range: $55.47 - $67.40
Oustanding Shares: 918,943,637
Market Cap: 61,581,170,027
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for CL
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 1 1
Moderate Buy 3 3 3 3
Hold 12 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 2 1
Mean Rec. 2.69 2.69 2.92 2.79
Latest Dividend: 0.36
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.24%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/17/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 27.03
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CL Sector Avg. S&P 500
27.03 28.20 29.01
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.46% 13.60% 63.65%
Revenue 2.00 0.12 0.04
Net Income -8.40 0.04 0.01
EPS -13.00 0.08 0.03
Earnings for CL:
Revenue 17.42B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.68 $0.74 $2.99 $3.32
Number of Analysts 14 13 16 16
High Estimate $0.72 $0.75 $3.08 $3.40
Low Estimate $0.65 $0.72 $2.94 $3.24
Prior Year $0.66 $0.70 $2.84 $2.99
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 3.14% 5.16% 5.37% 10.80%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
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