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    Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

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    114.10 Down 0.16(0.14%) 12:01PM EDT - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:34.14B
    Enterprise Value (Mar 27, 2015)3:40.58B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):29.03
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2016)1:21.70
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.72
    Price/Sales (ttm):2.39
    Price/Book (mrq):4.68
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:2.84
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:13.94
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Dec 31, 2014
    Profitability
    Profit Margin (ttm):8.42%
    Operating Margin (ttm):14.27%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):6.52%
    Return on Equity (ttm):16.53%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):14.28B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):47.59
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):3.40%
    Gross Profit (ttm):6.60B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:2.91B
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):1.20B
    Diluted EPS (ttm):3.93
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):16.90%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):209.60M
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):0.70
    Total Debt (mrq):6.59B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):89.32
    Current Ratio (mrq):1.11
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):24.39
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):1.82B
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):988.14M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    Beta:0.78
    52-Week Change3:7.56%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:10.69%
    52-Week High (Sep 19, 2014)3:118.46
    52-Week Low (Jan 6, 2015)3:97.78
    50-Day Moving Average3:113.32
    200-Day Moving Average3:110.19
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,582,980
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,347,080
    Shares Outstanding5:299.25M
    Float:269.11M
    % Held by Insiders1:9.59%
    % Held by Institutions1:76.30%
    Shares Short (as of Mar 13, 2015)3:6.78M
    Short Ratio (as of Mar 13, 2015)3:4.70
    Short % of Float (as of Mar 13, 2015)3:2.60%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:7.10M
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:1.32
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:1.10%
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.21
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.10%
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:1.30%
    Payout Ratio4:29.00%
    Dividend Date3:Apr 15, 2015
    Ex-Dividend Date4:Mar 6, 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 Dec 31, 2014)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    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.