CHD - Church & Dwight Co., Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
67.39
+0.02 (+0.03%)
At close: 4:01PM EST

67.50 +0.11 (0.17%)
After hours: 4:41PM EST

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Previous Close67.37
Open67.46
Bid62.50 x 800
Ask72.55 x 800
Day's Range67.16 - 67.97
52 Week Range44.87 - 69.49
Volume1,717,168
Avg. Volume2,006,358
Market Cap16.594B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.09
PE Ratio (TTM)20.41
EPS (TTM)3.30
Earnings DateFeb 5, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.87 (1.30%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-14
1y Target Est64.63
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  • Markit3 days ago

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    Market Realist21 days ago

    Why Colgate-Palmolive Stock Has Lost Its Shine

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) stock has underperformed broader markets and peers this year, having fallen by 21.3% YTD (year-to-date) as of December 26 due to weak sales and sluggish margins. In comparison, Kimberly-Clark (KMB) and Procter & Gamble (PG) stocks had fallen 8.2% and 1.9% YTD, respectively, as of December 26, while Church & Dwight (CHD) and Clorox (CLX) had risen 29.3% and 1.4%.