Colgate-Palmolive Co (CL)

CL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
pos +0.22
Today's Range: 64.40 - 64.76 | CL Avg Daily Volume: 2,825,700
Last Update: 08/29/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 2,102,111
YTD Performance: -1.07%
Open: $64.74
Previous Close: $64.51
52 Week Range: $56.94 - $70.11
Oustanding Shares: 913,309,818
Market Cap: 59,209,875,501
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 3 3 3 2
Moderate Buy 3 3 3 3
Hold 12 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.61 2.61 2.61 2.69
Latest Dividend: 0.36
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.22%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/16/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 27.13
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CL Sector Avg. S&P 500
27.13 27.10 28.94
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-2.44% 12.64% 46.88%
Revenue 2.00 0.12 0.04
Net Income -8.40 0.04 0.01
EPS -7.40 0.08 0.03
Earnings for CL:
Revenue 17.42B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.76 $0.78 $2.96 $3.26
Number of Analysts 14 13 15 16
High Estimate $0.77 $0.80 $2.98 $3.40
Low Estimate $0.76 $0.77 $2.94 $3.22
Prior Year $0.73 $0.75 $2.84 $2.96
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.40% 4.41% 4.25% 10.26%
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Here's how I would trade it. Also, let's revisit Monsanto.

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Is the dip in the sector a buying opportunity or a chance to bail out?
We're close to cutting numbers on major U.S. industrials now.
Earnings beats are plentiful, but guidance is less than stellar.
Standing still is no longer an option.
Spending patterns are different in this recovery.
Recent economic reports suggest some particular stock and option plays.
Jun 10, 2014 | 7:46 AM EDT
Rating on CL was raised to Outperform from Market Perform, BMO Capital said. Price target raised to $75. New product flow seems healthy...
It's not too late to place your bets.

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