CL - Colgate-Palmolive Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
67.52
-2.25 (-3.22%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close69.77
Open69.57
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range67.43 - 69.75
52 Week Range67.43 - 77.91
Volume8,636,916
Avg. Volume4,200,444
Market Cap58.974B
Beta0.59
PE Ratio (TTM)29.61
EPS (TTM)2.28
Earnings DateApr 27, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.68 (2.35%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-19
1y Target Est76.99
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  • Does Colgate-Palmolive Company’s (NYSE:CL) PE Ratio Signal A Selling Opportunity?
    Simply Wall St.7 hours ago

    Does Colgate-Palmolive Company’s (NYSE:CL) PE Ratio Signal A Selling Opportunity?

    Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) trades with a trailing P/E of 29.4x, which is higher than the industry average of 19x. While this makes CL appear like a stock to avoid orRead More...

  • How Analysts Reacted to PG’s 3Q18 Results
    Market Realist2 days ago

    How Analysts Reacted to PG’s 3Q18 Results

    Procter and Gamble (PG) saw improved sales and earnings performance in fiscal 3Q18. The company’s top and bottom line surpassed analysts’ expectations. However, the company’s soft organic sales growth rate and sluggish margins due to lower pricing and increased costs didn’t sit well with analysts.

  • Why Procter & Gamble’s 3Q18 Margins Disappointed Investors
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Why Procter & Gamble’s 3Q18 Margins Disappointed Investors

    Procter & Gamble (PG) continued to report sluggish margins in fiscal 3Q18. The company’s core gross margin fell 110 basis points to 49.4% in fiscal 3Q18 as lower pricing to drive volumes and increased cost pressure more than offset the benefits stemming from cost and productivity savings.

  • How Procter & Gamble’s Segments Performed in 3Q18
    Market Realist2 days ago

    How Procter & Gamble’s Segments Performed in 3Q18

    Lower pricing adversely impacted Procter & Gamble’s (PG) sales across product segments amid increased competitive activity. However, favorable currency rates and improved volumes drove top-line growth.

  • Procter & Gamble’s 3Q Sales Improved, but Challenges Persist
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Procter & Gamble’s 3Q Sales Improved, but Challenges Persist

    Procter & Gamble (PG) reported net sales of $16.3 billion, a rise of 4.3% YoY (year-over-year), which exceeded analysts’ expectations. As expected, Procter & Gamble’s top line benefitted from improved volumes and favorable currency rates. Also, the improved mix contributed 1% to the net sales growth rate.

  • Why Procter & Gamble’s Fiscal 3Q18 EPS Didn’t Impress Investors
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Why Procter & Gamble’s Fiscal 3Q18 EPS Didn’t Impress Investors

    Procter & Gamble (PG) reported adjusted earnings of $1.00 per share in fiscal 3Q18, which came in ahead of analysts’ estimate of $0.98 and increased 4.2% YoY (year-over-year). Moreover, Procter & Gamble has now surpassed analysts’ earnings expectations in the past 12 quarters. However, what didn’t sit well with investors was the company’s low EPS growth rate, especially given the benefits from favorable currency rates, the low tax rate environment, and strong productivity savings.

  • What Analysts Recommend for Colgate-Palmolive Stock
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Analysts Recommend for Colgate-Palmolive Stock

    Most of the analysts covering Colgate-Palmolive (CL) have maintained “hold” ratings on its stock as a soft sales environment, a moderating category growth rate, increased competition, and margin headwinds have kept them on the sidelines.

  • What Could Pressure Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Margins?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Could Pressure Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Margins?

    As for Colgate-Palmolive (CL), the company’s profit margins are likely to be adversely impacted by inflation in commodity prices, including resins and pulp. Higher logistics costs and increased advertising spending to support new product launches and drive market share are also expected to hurt its margins. Higher volumes, a focus on productivity savings, and SKU optimization are likely to support its margins.

  • Will Colgate-Palmolive Sustain Sales Momentum in 1Q18?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Will Colgate-Palmolive Sustain Sales Momentum in 1Q18?

    Analysts expect Colgate-Palmolive (CL) to report sales of $4.0 billion in 1Q18, which represents a YoY (year-over-year) rise of 6.6%. The graph above shows that Colgate-Palmolive’s sales are showing an improving trend thanks to favorable currency rates and improvements in its volumes. Colgate-Palmolive’s top line is likely to benefit from improvements in volumes driven by new product launches in the oral and personal care segments backed by increased investments in advertising.

  • Will Colgate-Palmolive’s Earnings See Growth in 1Q18?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Will Colgate-Palmolive’s Earnings See Growth in 1Q18?

    Colgate-Palmolive’s (CL) earnings have remained flat over the past two quarters as benefits from currency tailwinds, improved volumes, and cost savings have been offset by higher raw material and packaging costs, lower pricing, and advertising spending. What could drive Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 EPS? Colgate-Palmolive’s bottom line is expected to benefit from an improvement in its volumes.

  • Will Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Earnings Lift Its Stock?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Will Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Earnings Lift Its Stock?

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) is set to announce its 1Q18 earnings on April 27, 2018. Analysts expect the company’s top line to continue to improve driven by higher volumes and increased market share. New product launches and higher advertising spending are likely to support the company’s volumes.

  • ACCESSWIRE5 days ago

    EX-Dividend Schedule: Colgate-Palmolive Raised its Dividend By 5%; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on April 19, 2018

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 18, 2018 / Active-Investors has a free review on Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE: CL) following the Company's announcement that it will begin trading ex-dividend on April 19, 2018. To capture the dividend payout, investors must purchase the stock a day prior to the ex-dividend date that is by latest at the end of the trading session on April 18, 2018. Active-Investors has initiated due-diligence on this dividend stock.

  • What Analysts Suggest for Kimberly-Clark Stock?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    What Analysts Suggest for Kimberly-Clark Stock?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is expected to sustain its sales momentum in 1Q18, thanks to anticipated growth in volumes. Moreover, the company’s bottom line is projected to benefit from cost savings and a lower tax rate. However, most analysts prefer to maintain a “hold” rating on Kimberly-Clark stock, given the soft sales environment and near-term margin headwinds.

  • Why Kimberly-Clark’s Valuation Multiple Is Low
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Why Kimberly-Clark’s Valuation Multiple Is Low

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) stock is trading at a forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple of 15.2x, which is about 26% lower than the peer group average of 20.6x. Moreover, the company’s valuation multiple is also lower than the S&P 500 Index (SPY), which is trading at a forward PE ratio of 17.1x as of April 12.

  • Why Kimberly-Clark’s Margins Could Remain Pressured in Q1
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Why Kimberly-Clark’s Margins Could Remain Pressured in Q1

    Kimberly-Clark’s (KMB) profit margins are expected to remain muted, given the headwinds stemming from lower net selling prices and inflation in commodities and transportation costs. Kimberly-Clark’s promotional spending, as a result of soft product demand and increased competitive activity, is resulting in lower net selling prices. In turn, lower prices are affecting margins.

  • Will Low Birth Rates and Pricing Hurt Kimberly-Clark’s Sales?
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Will Low Birth Rates and Pricing Hurt Kimberly-Clark’s Sales?

    Kimberly-Clark’s (KMB) top line has been affected by lower pricing in the United States amid increased competition and a moderating category growth rate. Despite challenges, analysts expect Kimberly-Clark to sustain its sales momentum in 1Q18, led by improvements in volumes. Kimberly-Clark’s top line is expected to benefit from improvement in volumes, primarily in the personal care segment, led by gains from its joint venture in India.

  • Will Cost Savings Drive Kimberly-Clark’s Q1 Earnings Higher?
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Will Cost Savings Drive Kimberly-Clark’s Q1 Earnings Higher?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is expected to announce its 1Q18 earnings on April 23. Analysts expect Kimberly-Clark to report adjusted earnings of $1.71 per share, which reflects YoY (year-over-year) growth of 8.9%. Improved sales and increased cost savings are expected to support Kimberly-Clark’s earnings growth.

  • Will Lower Pricing and Higher Costs Keep Hurting KMB?
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Will Lower Pricing and Higher Costs Keep Hurting KMB?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is expected to announce its 1Q18 results on April 23. Analysts expect the company’s sales to sustain their momentum, led by improvements in volumes. Innovation-led products and brand investments are expected to support sales. Moreover, gains from the India joint venture should further drive net sales growth. However, lower net selling prices—due to promotional spending amid increased competition—are likely to remain a drag.

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Colgate-Palmolive Webcasts 2018 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call April 27, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. ET

    Colgate-Palmolive Company will provide a live webcast of its 2018 first quarter earnings conference call on Friday, April 27, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call will be hosted by Chairman, President and CEO, Ian Cook, and Senior Vice President - Investor Relations, John Faucher.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    Colgate-Palmolive Earns 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award for the Eighth Consecutive Year

    Colgate-Palmolive has been named a 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for the eighth consecutive year and has received the Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR.

  • What’s behind Procter & Gamble’s Improving Dividend Trend?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    What’s behind Procter & Gamble’s Improving Dividend Trend?

    Procter & Gamble (PG) continues to be one of the most consumer-friendly stocks. The company has a long history of enhancing shareholders’ returns through higher dividends and share buybacks. During the first half of fiscal 2018, Procter & Gamble returned close to $8 billion in the form of dividends and share repurchases.

  • A key rate for banks has jumped to the highest since the financial crisis, but Goldman Sachs isn't worried
    CNBC20 days ago

    A key rate for banks has jumped to the highest since the financial crisis, but Goldman Sachs isn't worried

    Companies with high levels of short-term debt have been getting hit especially hard during the recent stock sell-off and thus could present great buying opportunities later, according to Goldman Sachs strategists. Among the companies most affected by the rise in rates: Stanley Black & Decker, Vulcan Materials, Campbell Soup, Colgate-Palmolive, Martin Marietta and Textron.

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    MARKETS: Apple leads tech lower, consumer staples drops, oil falls as rig counts climb, Bitcoin jumps

    Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith and Jared Blikre discuss a pair of bearish calls on Apple, Consumer Staples under pressure for the third day in a row, oil falling as rig counts climb and Bitcoin's jump above $8,500.

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