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Colgate-Palmolive Stock Forecast, Price & News

$81.88
-0.06 (-0.07 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$81.69
Now: $81.88
$82.43
50-Day Range
$81.80
MA: $84.53
$86.26
52-Week Range
$58.49
Now: $81.88
$86.41
Volume6.36 million shs
Average Volume4.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$70.18 billion
P/E Ratio26.16
Dividend Yield2.15%
Beta0.59
Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells consumer products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. The Oral, Personal and Home Care segment products include toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, bar and liquid hand soaps, shower gels, shampoos, conditioners, deodorants and antiperspirants, skin health products, dishwashing detergents, fabric conditioners, household cleaners, and other similar items. This segment markets and sells its products to various retailers, wholesalers, and distributors. The Pet Nutrition segment offers pet nutrition products for everyday nutritional needs; and a range of therapeutic products to manage disease conditions in dogs and cats. This segment markets and sells its products for dogs and cats through pet supply retailers, veterinarians, and e-commerce retailers. Its principal global and regional trademarks include Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, meridol, Tom's of Maine, Sorriso, Hello, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Filorga, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline, and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet. Colgate-Palmolive Company was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

31st out of 247 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

3rd out of 13 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Toilet preparations
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
CUSIP19416210
Phone212-310-2000
Employees34,300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.69 billion
Cash Flow$3.43 per share
Book Value$0.65 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.37 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$70.18 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$81.88
-0.06 (-0.07 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Colgate-Palmolive's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Colgate-Palmolive's stock was trading at $68.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CL shares have increased by 18.8% and is now trading at $81.88.
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Is Colgate-Palmolive a buy right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Colgate-Palmolive in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Colgate-Palmolive stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Colgate-Palmolive?

Wall Street analysts have given Colgate-Palmolive a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Colgate-Palmolive wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Colgate-Palmolive's next earnings date?

Colgate-Palmolive is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January 29th 2021.
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How can I listen to Colgate-Palmolive's earnings call?

Colgate-Palmolive will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, January 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Colgate-Palmolive's earnings last quarter?

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.09. The firm earned $4.15 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4 billion. Colgate-Palmolive had a net margin of 16.65% and a return on equity of 383.88%. Colgate-Palmolive's revenue for the quarter was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.71 earnings per share.
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How often does Colgate-Palmolive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 25th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Tuesday, February 16th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 22nd.
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Is Colgate-Palmolive a good dividend stock?

Colgate-Palmolive pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.15%. Colgate-Palmolive has been increasing its dividend for 57 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Colgate-Palmolive is 62.19%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Colgate-Palmolive will have a dividend payout ratio of 53.99% next year. This indicates that Colgate-Palmolive will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CL?

13 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Colgate-Palmolive's shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Colgate-Palmolive's share price to reach $78.58 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.0%.
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Who are some of Colgate-Palmolive's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Colgate-Palmolive own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Colgate-Palmolive investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), PepsiCo (PEP), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Coca-Cola (KO), Intel (INTC), McDonald's (MCD) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Colgate-Palmolive's key executives?

Colgate-Palmolive's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Noel R. Wallace, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 56, Pay $3.99M)
  • Ms. Jennifer M. Daniels, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 56, Pay $1.49M)
  • Mr. Panagiotis Tsourapas, Group Pres of Colgate-Latin America, Asia Pacific & Africa/Eurasia (Age 55, Pay $1.58M)
  • Ms. Prabha Parameswaran, Group Pres of Global Innovation Group (Age 61, Pay $1.73M)
  • Mr. Henning I. Jakobsen, Sr. VP of Global Fin. (Age 60, Pay $1.72M)
  • Mr. Stanley J. Sutula III, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Dr. Patricia D. Verduin Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mike Crowe, Chief Information Officer
  • John Faucher, Chief Investor Relations Officer
  • Valerie Haliburton, VP of Global Ethics & Compliance

What is Colgate-Palmolive's stock symbol?

Colgate-Palmolive trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CL."

Who are Colgate-Palmolive's major shareholders?

Colgate-Palmolive's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.06%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.04%), Hexavest Inc. (0.02%), Rockland Trust Co. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Huntington National Bank (0.02%). Company insiders that own Colgate-Palmolive stock include Daniel B Marsili, Dennis J Hickey, Helene D Gayle, Henning I Jakobsen, Ian M Cook, Jennifer Daniels, John J Huston, John T Cahill, John W Kooyman, Justin Skala, Michael B Polk, Noel R Wallace, Panagiotis Tsourapas, Patricia Verduin, Philip G Shotts, Prabha Parameswaran, Sally Massey and Stephen I Sadove.
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Which major investors are selling Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Boston Trust Walden Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Private Asset Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Capital City Trust Co. FL, and 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have sold Colgate-Palmolive company stock in the last year include Daniel B Marsili, Helene D Gayle, Henning I Jakobsen, Ian M Cook, Jennifer Daniels, John J Huston, John T Cahill, John W Kooyman, Michael B Polk, Noel R Wallace, Panagiotis Tsourapas, Patricia Verduin, Philip G Shotts, and Sally Massey.
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Which major investors are buying Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bellecapital International Ltd., Vigilant Capital Management LLC, Bath Savings Trust Co, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Grant GrossMendelsohn LLC, Trust Co. of Toledo NA OH, and IMS Capital Management.
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How do I buy shares of Colgate-Palmolive?

Shares of CL 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.

What is Colgate-Palmolive's stock price today?

One share of CL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.88.

How big of a company is Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive has a market capitalization of $70.18 billion and generates $15.69 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.83 on an earnings per share basis. Colgate-Palmolive employs 34,300 workers across the globe.

What is Colgate-Palmolive's official website?

The official website for Colgate-Palmolive is www.colgatepalmolive.com.

How can I contact Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive's mailing address is 300 PARK AVE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The company can be reached via phone at 212-310-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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