Colgate-Palmolive Co (CL)

CL (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
pos +0.36
Today's Range: 68.33 - 68.74 | CL Avg Daily Volume: 3,282,000
Last Update: 11/26/14 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 1,887,109
YTD Performance: 4.78%
Open: $68.47
Previous Close: $68.33
52 Week Range: $59.75 - $70.11
Oustanding Shares: 911,398,318
Market Cap: 61,929,515,708
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 3 3
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. 2.69 2.69 2.61 2.61
Latest Dividend: 0.36
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.12%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/15/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 29.80
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CL Sector Avg. S&P 500
29.80 29.80 26.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.33% 3.61% 57.57%
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 $0.76 $0.71 $2.94 $3.14
Number of Analysts 12 9 11 15
High Estimate $0.78 $0.73 $2.98 $3.23
Low Estimate $0.75 $0.68 $2.92 $3.09
Prior Year $0.75 $0.68 $2.84 $2.94
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 1.11% 4.25% 3.39% 6.91%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
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.

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Earnings beats are plentiful, but guidance is less than stellar.
Standing still is no longer an option.

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