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Colgate-Palmolive Stock Forecast, Price & News

$76.64
-0.85 (-1.10 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$76.63
Now: $76.64
$77.64
50-Day Range
$77.20
MA: $79.58
$82.49
52-Week Range
$58.49
Now: $76.64
$86.41
Volume4.08 million shs
Average Volume4.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$65.03 billion
P/E Ratio24.49
Dividend Yield2.27%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Toilet preparations
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
CUSIP19416210
Phone212-310-2000
Employees34,300
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.69 billion
Cash Flow$3.23 per share
Book Value$0.65 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.37 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$65.03 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.31 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

15th out of 298 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

1st out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$76.64
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Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Colgate-Palmolive a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Colgate-Palmolive in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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Are investors shorting Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 8,650,000 shares, an increase of 29.9% from the January 14th total of 6,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,040,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.0% 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, May 7th 2021.
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How were Colgate-Palmolive's earnings last quarter?

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 28th. The company reported $0.77 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.76 by $0.01. The firm earned $4.32 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.15 billion. Colgate-Palmolive had a net margin of 16.65% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 383.88%. Colgate-Palmolive's revenue for the quarter was up 7.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.73 earnings per share.
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How has Colgate-Palmolive's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Colgate-Palmolive's stock was trading at $68.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CL shares have increased by 11.2% and is now trading at $76.64.
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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, January 14th. Investors 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 2.27%. 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 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 guidance has Colgate-Palmolive issued on next quarter's earnings?

Colgate-Palmolive issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Friday, January, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $17.13-17.624 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $16.96 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CL?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Colgate-Palmolive's shares. Their forecasts range from $76.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Colgate-Palmolive's share price to reach $81.91 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% 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:
  • Mr. Noel R. Wallace, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57, Pay $3.99M)
  • Ms. Jennifer M. Daniels, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 57, Pay $1.49M)
  • Mr. Panagiotis Tsourapas, Group Pres of Colgate-Latin America, Asia Pacific & Africa/Eurasia (Age 56, Pay $1.58M)
  • Ms. Prabha Parameswaran, Group Pres of Global Innovation Group (Age 62, Pay $1.73M)
  • Mr. Stanley J. Sutula III, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Dr. Patricia D. Verduin Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Mike Crowe, Chief Information Officer
  • John Faucher, Chief Investor Relations Officer
  • Valerie Haliburton, VP of Global Ethics & Compliance
  • Paula Davis, VP & Chief Communications Officer

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.78%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.18%), Northern Trust Corp (1.22%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.80%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (0.72%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.69%). 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, 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 BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Alliancebernstein L.P., and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company . Company insiders that have sold Colgate-Palmolive company stock in the last year include Daniel B Marsili, 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 American International Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Lazard Freres Gestion S.A.S., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, KAMES CAPITAL plc, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , and Schroder Investment Management Group.
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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 $76.64.

How much money does Colgate-Palmolive make?

Colgate-Palmolive has a market capitalization of $65.03 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.

How many employees does Colgate-Palmolive have?

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.

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]


This page was last updated on 2/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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