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    Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

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    116.10 Up 0.78(0.68%) 4:01PM EDT
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    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:34.57B
    Enterprise Value (Jul 30, 2015)3:39.58B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):28.43
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2016)1:22.46
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.90
    Price/Sales (ttm):2.41
    Price/Book (mrq):5.00
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:2.78
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:13.56
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Mar 31, 2015
    Profitability
    Profit Margin (ttm):8.74%
    Operating Margin (ttm):14.38%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):6.59%
    Return on Equity (ttm):17.78%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):14.24B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):47.55
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):-1.20%
    Gross Profit (ttm):6.60B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:2.92B
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):1.25B
    Diluted EPS (ttm):4.08
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):22.20%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):237.90M
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):0.80
    Total Debt (mrq):7.21B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):103.90
    Current Ratio (mrq):1.19
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):23.08
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):1.71B
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):893.95M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    Beta:0.89
    52-Week Change3:6.26%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:9.21%
    52-Week High (Sep 19, 2014)3:118.46
    52-Week Low (Jan 6, 2015)3:97.78
    50-Day Moving Average3:113.77
    200-Day Moving Average3:112.81
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,069,900
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,306,080
    Shares Outstanding5:297.76M
    Float:267.98M
    % Held by Insiders1:9.59%
    % Held by Institutions1:76.30%
    Shares Short (as of Jul 15, 2015)3:5.96M
    Short Ratio (as of Jul 15, 2015)3:6.00
    Short % of Float (as of Jul 15, 2015)3:2.30%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:6.11M
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:1.32
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:1.20%
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.27
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.10%
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:1.30%
    Payout Ratio4:30.00%
    Dividend Date3:Jul 15, 2015
    Ex-Dividend Date4:Jun 12, 2015
    Last Split Factor (new per old)2:2:1
    Last Split Date3:Jun 9, 2003

    See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
    Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
    mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Mar 31, 2015)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Mar 31, 2015)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Mar 31, 2015)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    fye = Fiscal Year Ending
    1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
    2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
    3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
    4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
    5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
    6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

    Currency in USD.