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Church & Dwight - CHD Stock Forecast, Price & News

$87.70
+0.37 (+0.42%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$86.96
$88.04
50-Day Range
$81.50
$96.21
52-Week Range
$80.34
$105.28
Volume
2.52 million shs
Average Volume
1.41 million shs
Market Capitalization
$21.30 billion
P/E Ratio
27.84
Dividend Yield
1.20%
Price Target
$94.79

Church & Dwight MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
8.1% Upside
$94.79 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.95% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.93
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.13mentions of Church & Dwight in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.28%
From $3.02 to $3.27 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.26 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

63rd out of 148 stocks

Soap, Detergents, & Cleaning Preparations; Perfumes, & Cosmetics Industry

4th out of 5 stocks

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About Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) Stock

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products. It operates through three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products Division. The company offers cat litters, carpet deodorizers, laundry detergents, and baking soda, as well as other baking soda based products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators under the TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; battery-operated and manual toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR brand; oral analgesics under the ORAJEL brand; laundry detergents under the XTRA brand; gummy dietary supplements under the L'IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION brands; dry shampoos under the BATISTE brand; water flossers and replacement showerheads under the WATERPIK brand; FLAWLESS products; cold shortening and relief products under the ZICAM brand; and oral care products under the THERABREATH brand. Its specialty products include animal productivity products, such as MEGALAC rumen bypass fat, a supplement that enables cows to maintain energy levels during the period of high milk production; BIO-CHLOR and FERMENTEN, which are used to reduce health issues associated with calving, as well as provides needed protein; and CELMANAX refined functional carbohydrate, a yeast-based prebiotic. The company offers sodium bicarbonate; and cleaning and deodorizing products. It sells its consumer products through supermarkets, mass merchandisers, wholesale clubs, drugstores, convenience stores, home stores, dollar and other discount stores, pet and other specialty stores, and websites and other e-commerce channels; and specialty products to industrial customers and livestock producers through distributors. The company was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

CHD has been the topic of a number of research reports. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft lowered their target price on shares of Church & Dwight from $99.00 to $93.00 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Royal Bank of Canada lowered their target price on shares of Church & Dwight from $94.00 to $92.00 and set a "sector perform" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Morgan Stanley lowered their target price on shares of Church & Dwight from $86.00 to $82.00 and set an "underweight" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Truist Financial lowered their target price on shares of Church & Dwight from $120.00 to $100.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company lowered their target price on shares of Church & Dwight from $100.00 to $95.00 and set an "overweight" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $94.79.

Church & Dwight Price Performance

Shares of NYSE:CHD opened at $87.70 on Friday. Church & Dwight has a 1-year low of $80.34 and a 1-year high of $105.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 0.63. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $90.22 and a 200 day moving average price of $95.26. The company has a market cap of $21.30 billion, a PE ratio of 27.84, a P/E/G ratio of 3.63 and a beta of 0.34.

Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.04. Church & Dwight had a net margin of 14.71% and a return on equity of 21.89%. The business had revenue of $1.33 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.34 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.76 EPS. The business's revenue was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Sell-side analysts forecast that Church & Dwight will post 3.02 EPS for the current year.

Church & Dwight Dividend Announcement

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.2625 per share. This represents a $1.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th. Church & Dwight's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 33.33%.

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CHD Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
5/13/2022
Dividend Payable
6/01/2022
Last Earnings
7/29/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/1 Dividend
8/12/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Dividend Payable
9/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-Industry
Household Products
CUSIP
17134010
Employees
5,100
Year Founded
1846

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$94.79
High Stock Price Forecast
$118.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$76.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+8.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$827.50 million
Pretax Margin
18.22%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.19 billion
Cash Flow
$3.98 per share
Book Value
$14.63 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
238,780,000
Market Cap
$21.30 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.34

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CHD Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Church & Dwight stock right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Church & Dwight in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" CHD shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CHD, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Church & Dwight's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Church & Dwight's shares. Their CHD share price forecasts range from $76.00 to $118.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $94.79 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have CHD shares performed in 2022?

Church & Dwight's stock was trading at $102.50 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, CHD stock has decreased by 14.4% and is now trading at $87.70.
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Are investors shorting Church & Dwight?

Church & Dwight saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,730,000 shares, an increase of 14.0% from the July 15th total of 4,150,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,480,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.2 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Church & Dwight's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 4th 2022.
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How were Church & Dwight's earnings last quarter?

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.04. The company earned $1.33 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.34 billion. Church & Dwight had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.89% and a net margin of 14.71%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.76 EPS.
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How often does Church & Dwight pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Church & Dwight?

Church & Dwight declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.2625 per share on Thursday, September 1st. This represents a $1.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 12th.
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Is Church & Dwight a good dividend stock?

Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) pays an annual dividend of $1.05 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.20%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 27 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 33.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CHD will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.11% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Church & Dwight's stock split?

Shares of Church & Dwight split on the morning of Friday, September 2nd 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, August 4th 2016. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, September 1st 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Church & Dwight's stock buyback program work?

Church & Dwight declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Friday, October 29th 2021, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 4.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Church & Dwight issued on next quarter's earnings?

Church & Dwight issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Friday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.65-$0.65 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.86. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.34 billion-$1.36 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.41 billion.

What is Matthew Farrell's approval rating as Church & Dwight's CEO?

98 employees have rated Church & Dwight Chief Executive Officer Matthew Farrell on Glassdoor.com. Matthew Farrell has an approval rating of 97% among the company's employees. This puts Matthew Farrell in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Church & Dwight own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Church & Dwight investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Target (TGT), Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is Church & Dwight's stock symbol?

Church & Dwight trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHD."

Who are Church & Dwight's major shareholders?

Church & Dwight's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.64%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.65%), WCM Investment Management LLC (1.64%), Northern Trust Corp (1.20%), Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich (0.92%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.75%). Insiders that own company stock include Arthur B Winkleblack, Barry A Bruno, Bradley C Irwin, Britta Bomhard, James Craigie, Janet S Vergis, Judy A Zagorski, Matthew Farrell, Maynadier Patrick D De, Paul Richard Wood, Penry W Price, Ravichandra Krishnamu Saligram, Rene Hemsey, Richard A Dierker, Rick Spann, Robert K Shearer, Steven J Katz and Steven P Cugine.
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How do I buy shares of Church & Dwight?

Shares of CHD stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Church & Dwight's stock price today?

One share of CHD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.70.

How much money does Church & Dwight make?

Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) has a market capitalization of $21.30 billion and generates $5.19 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $827.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Church & Dwight have?

The company employs 5,100 workers across the globe.

Does Church & Dwight have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Church & Dwight: Agro BioSciences, Armkel, Armkel Company (France) S.A.S., Avid Health, Biovance Technologies, Church & Dwight (Australia) Pty Ltd, Church & Dwight (U.K.) Limited, Church & Dwight Canada Corp., Church & Dwight S. de R.L. de C.V., Church & Dwight Servicios de R.L. de C.V., Consumer Health Holdco LLC, Flawless, Orange Glo, Passport Food Safety Solutions Inc., Quimica Geral Do Nordeste S.A., Sofibel S.A.S., Spencer Forrest, USA Detergents, Viviscal, Water Pik, and Water Pik Inc..
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When was Church & Dwight founded?

Church & Dwight was founded in 1846.

How can I contact Church & Dwight?

Church & Dwight's mailing address is 500 CHARLES EWING BOULEVARD, EWING NJ, 08628. The official website for the company is www.churchdwight.com. The company can be reached via phone at (609) 806-1200, via email at investor.relations@churchdwight.com, or via fax at 800-833-9532.

This page (NYSE:CHD) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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