Colgate-Palmolive Co (CL)

CL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
neg -0.86
Today's Range: 66.23 - 67.09 | CL Avg Daily Volume: 2,735,100
Last Update: 01/26/15 - 3:59 PM EST
Volume: 5,433,515
YTD Performance: -2.96%
Open: $66.96
Previous Close: $67.14
52 Week Range: $59.75 - $71.31
Oustanding Shares: 911,398,318
Market Cap: 63,178,131,404
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 1 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 2 2 3 3
Hold 14 13 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.86 2.75 2.69 2.69
Latest Dividend: 0.36
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.08%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/21/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 30.40
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CL Sector Avg. S&P 500
30.40 30.40 26.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.21% 5.83% 51.95%
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 (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.75 $0.68 $2.93 $3.07
Number of Analysts 13 11 15 16
High Estimate $0.77 $0.72 $2.98 $3.23
Low Estimate $0.73 $0.67 $2.90 $2.96
Prior Year $0.75 $0.68 $2.84 $2.93
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.51% 0.67% 3.00% 4.86%
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Dividend Calm Before the Storm Real Money Pro($)

I am the Diva.
It's a potential beneficiary of dollar strength.
A wave of earnings and economic data will be unleashed this week.
Oct 09, 2014 | 7:49 AM EDT
CL was downgraded from Outperform to Market Perform, BMO Capital said. $70 price target. Estimates also cut, given the stronger dollar ...
Oct 06, 2014 | 7:59 AM EDT
CL was downgraded to Equal-weight, Barclays said. $65 price target. Estimates also cut, given the stronger dollar. 
Today, we are seeing the real world impact of lower gasoline prices.
Here's how I would trade it. Also, let's revisit Monsanto.

Rethinking Consumer Staples Real Money Pro($)

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.

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