Colgate-Palmolive Co. (CL)

68.03
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 68.08
Day Low/High 67.47 / 68.29
52 Wk Low/High 57.41 / 76.41
Avg Volume 3.31M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 858.01M
Market Cap 58.41B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 25.89
Div & Yield 1.72 (2.49%)

Latest News

My Recent Trading and Investing

I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...

Charts Say No Soap to Buying Colgate-Palmolive Just Yet

Charts Say No Soap to Buying Colgate-Palmolive Just Yet

It would be best to see if shares of the consumer products giant can hold a key support level before pulling the trigger to buy them.

Draghi's End Game and a 3-Way Battle Shapes Up in the Cloud: Market Recon

Draghi's End Game and a 3-Way Battle Shapes Up in the Cloud: Market Recon

Plus, Intel results crush expectations and Starbucks solidifies its comeback.

Selected Earnings

Twitter EPS: severe miss Revs: beat, +18.4% y/y Average Monetizable DMUs tops estimates Total ad engagement +20% y/y   Colgate-Palmolive EPS: in line Revs: miss, -0.5% y/y Organic sales beat estimates Margin increase   AON PLC EPS: in line Revs: mis...

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

The dividend yields on these stocks range from 2.4% to 3.0%, and in the last two quarters all three once again boosted their quarterly dividend.

Jim Cramer: A Tale of Two Stocks

Jim Cramer: A Tale of Two Stocks

I want you to remember Eli Lilly and Johnson & Johnson the next time you are about to dump a stock because of some bits of bad news.

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

These are the days when if you're brave you get a good price and begin the ride to greater riches.

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Avoid on Trump's Latest China Tweet

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Avoid on Trump's Latest China Tweet

As usual, the stocks that bounce back first are the tech stocks with little Chinese exposure and the consumer packaged goods that just demonstrated good numbers.

Colgate-Palmolive: This Dividend King Continues to Sparkle

Colgate-Palmolive: This Dividend King Continues to Sparkle

CL has increased its dividend 56 years in a row, including a 2.4% hike in March.

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Portfolio managers are exercising their First Amendment right to do incredibly stupid things.

Trading the Rails, GDP, Uber IPO: Market Recon

Trading the Rails, GDP, Uber IPO: Market Recon

Businesses are spending. If you're making stuff... if you're buying stuff, then the railroads are moving stuff.

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

What would the people who help determine AAPL's stock price really want?

Jim Cramer: Early Thoughts on What to Buy Now

Jim Cramer: Early Thoughts on What to Buy Now

You buy the companies that have told you things have bottomed.

Why Risk-On Is In Vogue, Updating Zuora: Market Recon

Why Risk-On Is In Vogue, Updating Zuora: Market Recon

China's central bank announced a bill swap mechanism late Thursday aimed at slowing down the nation's economic slowdown.

Jim Cramer: Do Some Buying but the Algos Will Not Let Up

Jim Cramer: Do Some Buying but the Algos Will Not Let Up

I expect the market to get thin as the day goes on.

Jim Cramer: No One Took Price This Quarter Better Than Apple

Jim Cramer: No One Took Price This Quarter Better Than Apple

They are coining money selling phones and making even more - in terms of gross profit on the services stream.

Snap Up This Options Play on SNAP: Market Recon

Snap Up This Options Play on SNAP: Market Recon

But don't bet the bank, this is a risky one.

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Long Term in This Algo-Driven Bond Squall

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Long Term in This Algo-Driven Bond Squall

The speed with which this move in the bond market is occurring is whipping around the much-smaller stock market.

Jim Cramer: Valuations Now Have No Relation to Common Sense

Jim Cramer: Valuations Now Have No Relation to Common Sense

Analyst downgrades and mind-boggling P/E ratios do not matter in this current market.

Sector Rotation Is Powerful: This Tech Hit Is a Great Trade

Sector Rotation Is Powerful: This Tech Hit Is a Great Trade

As hedge funds are forced to unwind tech positions, here is how to play the rotation.

Amazon Could Rise Another 15% From Here: Market Recon

Amazon Could Rise Another 15% From Here: Market Recon

This stock is still going wild after earnings.

My Gnome

Berkshire Hathaway is bursting at the seams with a record cash horde. Although I don't know this to be true, high above the Alps my Gnome is hearing that the holding company is looking at several large acquisitions - one such deal, he hears, may be ...

My Gnome Is Hearing Things on Procter & Gamble

High above the Alps my Gnome continues to hear that Procter & Gamble's Board of Directors is looking at a spinoff into two or three separate companies. Don't know if it's true but this notion was part of my investment rationale, "I am Double Upgradi...

Colgate-Palmolive Doesn't Look Like It Can Squeeze Any Gains From the Tube

Colgate-Palmolive Doesn't Look Like It Can Squeeze Any Gains From the Tube

CL is on shaky ground after breaking the lows of early 2017.

Jim Cramer: What Goes Down Must Go Up?

Jim Cramer: What Goes Down Must Go Up?

Everyone's thinking inflation. I say go the other way.

Jim Cramer: We Have Some Strong Opportunities to Make Some Money Here

Jim Cramer: We Have Some Strong Opportunities to Make Some Money Here

All of these stocks are standard go-to names when inflation is peaking.