Colgate-Palmolive Stock Forecast, Price & News

$79.54
+0.04 (+0.05 %)
(As of 08/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume5.29 million shs
Average Volume4.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$67.29 billion
P/E Ratio24.93
Dividend Yield2.26%
Beta0.61
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About Colgate-Palmolive

Colgate-Palmolive Co. is engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of consumer products. It operates through Oral, Personal and Home Care and Pet Nutrition segments. The Oral, Personal and Home Care segment represents North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Africa or Eurasia, all of which sell to a variety of retail and wholesale customers and distributors. The Pet Nutrition segment offers pet nutrition products for dogs and cats. The company was founded by William Colgate in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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2.61 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

32nd out of 330 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

2nd out of 23 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Colgate-Palmolive a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Colgate-Palmolive in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 3 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Colgate-Palmolive wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,100,000 shares, a drop of 22.0% from the June 30th total of 7,820,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,900,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Approximately 0.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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, October 29th 2021.
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How were Colgate-Palmolive's earnings last quarter?

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.80. The firm earned $4.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.24 billion. Colgate-Palmolive had a net margin of 15.98% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 293.48%. The business's revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.74 EPS.
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How has Colgate-Palmolive's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Colgate-Palmolive's stock was trading at $68.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CL stock has increased by 15.4% and is now trading at $79.54.
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How often does Colgate-Palmolive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 10th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Monday, August 16th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 20th.
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Is Colgate-Palmolive a good dividend stock?

Colgate-Palmolive pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.26%. Colgate-Palmolive has been increasing its dividend for 59 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Colgate-Palmolive is 58.82%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Colgate-Palmolive will have a dividend payout ratio of 51.14% next year. This indicates that Colgate-Palmolive will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Colgate-Palmolive issued on next quarter's earnings?

Colgate-Palmolive updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, July, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $17.13 billion-$17.62 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $17.49 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CL?

11 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Colgate-Palmolive's stock. Their forecasts range from $76.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect Colgate-Palmolive's share price to reach $85.58 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Colgate-Palmolive's key executives?

Colgate-Palmolive's management team includes the following people:

What is Noel Wallace's approval rating as Colgate-Palmolive's CEO?

195 employees have rated Colgate-Palmolive CEO Noel Wallace on Glassdoor.com. Noel Wallace has an approval rating of 95% among Colgate-Palmolive's employees. This puts Noel Wallace in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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).

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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sarasin & Partners LLP (0.47%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.35%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.23%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.22%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.21%) and Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.18%). Company insiders that own Colgate-Palmolive stock 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, Prabha Parameswaran, Sally Massey and Stephen I Sadove.
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Which institutional investors are selling Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., State of Michigan Retirement System, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Unigestion Holding SA, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., and Dillon & Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Colgate-Palmolive company stock in the last year include Henning I Jakobsen, Jennifer Daniels, John J Huston, John T Cahill, John W Kooyman, Michael B Polk, Noel R Wallace, Panagiotis Tsourapas, Patricia Verduin, Philip G Shotts, Sally Massey, and Stephen I Sadove.
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Which institutional investors are buying Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sarasin & Partners LLP, PGGM Investments, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, TIAA FSB, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Alliancebernstein L.P., Cambiar Investors LLC, and Cutler Group LP.
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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.
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What is Colgate-Palmolive's stock price today?

One share of CL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.54.

How much money does Colgate-Palmolive make?

Colgate-Palmolive has a market capitalization of $67.29 billion and generates $16.47 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.70 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.06 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Colgate-Palmolive have?

Colgate-Palmolive employs 34,200 workers across the globe.

Does Colgate-Palmolive have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Colgate-Palmolive: 887357 Ontario Inc., COLGALIVE S.A., CP GABA GmbH, CP International Holding C.V., CP West East Investment Limited, Cleaning Dimensions Inc., Colgate (BVI) Limited, Colgate (Guangzhou) Company Limited, Colgate (U.K.) Limited, Colgate Business Services of the Americas S.C., Colgate Flavors and Fragrances Inc., Colgate Global Business Services Private Limited, Colgate Holdings, Colgate Inc., Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals Inc., Colgate Palmolive Ghana Limited, Colgate Palmolive Holding S.Com.P.A., Colgate Palmolive Nouvelle Caledonie Sarl, Colgate Palmolive Tanzania Limited, Colgate Sanxiao Company Limited, Colgate Venture Company Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (America) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Asia) Pte Ltd, Colgate-Palmolive (Blantyre) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Brunei) Sdn Bhn, Colgate-Palmolive (Central America) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Central America) Inc. y Compañia Limitada, Colgate-Palmolive (Centro America) S.A., Colgate-Palmolive (China) Co. Ltd, Colgate-Palmolive (Costa Rica) S.A., Colgate-Palmolive (Dominica) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Dominican Republic) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (East Africa) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Eastern) Pte. Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive (Egypt) S.A.E., Colgate-Palmolive (Far East) Sdn Bhd, Colgate-Palmolive (Fiji) Pte Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Gabon) S.A., Colgate-Palmolive (Guyana) Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive (H.K.) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Hellas) S.A. I.C., Colgate-Palmolive (Hong Kong) Holding Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Kazakhstan) L.L.P., Colgate-Palmolive (Latvia) Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Colgate-Palmolive (Middle East Exports) Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive (Myanmar) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (New York) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Poland) Sp. z o.o., Colgate-Palmolive (Proprietary) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Research & Development) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Romania) SRL, Colgate-Palmolive (Thailand) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (UK) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Uganda) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive (Vietnam) Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive (Zambia) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive (Zimbabwe) Inc., Colgate-Palmolive A.B., Colgate-Palmolive A/S, Colgate-Palmolive Adria Ltd., Colgate-Palmolive Argentina S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Asia Pacific Limited, Colgate-Palmolive Asia Pacific Treasury Services Limited, Colgate-Palmolive Belgium S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Bolivia Ltda., Colgate-Palmolive Canada Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Caricom Service Co. Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Central European Management Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Chile S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Cia., Colgate-Palmolive Comercial Ltda., Colgate-Palmolive Commercial (Hellas) SP LLC, Colgate-Palmolive Commerciale S.A.S., Colgate-Palmolive Commericale S.r.l., Colgate-Palmolive Compania Anonima, Colgate-Palmolive Company Distr. LLC, Colgate-Palmolive Company GmbH, Colgate-Palmolive Cote d’Ivoire S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Cyprus Limited, Colgate-Palmolive Development Corp., Colgate-Palmolive East West Africa Region (Pty) Ltd, Colgate-Palmolive Enterprises Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Espana S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Europe (Holdings) Sarl, Colgate-Palmolive Europe Sarl, Colgate-Palmolive Finance (UK) plc, Colgate-Palmolive Global Trading Company, Colgate-Palmolive Holding Argentina S.A., Colgate-Palmolive Holding Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Hungary Kft Limited Liability Company, Colgate-Palmolive IHQ Services (Thailand) Limited, Colgate-Palmolive Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Inc. 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Ltd., Societe Generale de Negoce et de Services (GENESE) S.A., The GDN - The Global Distributive Network SAS, The Lournay Company Inc., The MPDP - The Medical and Pharmaceutic Distributive Platform SAS, The Murphy-Phoenix Company, Tom's of Maine, Tom’s of Maine Holdings Inc., Tom’s of Maine Inc., Veterinary Companies of America Inc., Vipont Pharmaceutical Inc., and XEB Inc..

When was Colgate-Palmolive founded?

Colgate-Palmolive was founded in 1806.

What is Colgate-Palmolive's official website?

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

Where are Colgate-Palmolive's headquarters?

Colgate-Palmolive is headquartered at 300 PARK AVE, NEW YORK NY, 10022.

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]


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