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Colgate-Palmolive Stock Forecast, Price & News

$78.08
-0.67 (-0.85 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 10:39 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$77.95
Now: $78.08
$78.98
50-Day Range
$78.19
MA: $83.39
$85.93
52-Week Range
$58.49
Now: $78.08
$86.41
Volume48,920 shs
Average Volume5.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$66.93 billion
P/E Ratio24.95
Dividend Yield2.24%
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

2.20 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

16th out of 301 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

1st out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community 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
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.69 billion
Cash Flow$3.29 per share
Book Value$0.65 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.37 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$66.93 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$78.08
-0.67 (-0.85 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 10:39 AM ET)
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Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) Frequently Asked Questions

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 shares have increased by 13.5% and is now trading at $78.21.
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Is Colgate-Palmolive a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Colgate-Palmolive in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 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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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.

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) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $4.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4 billion. Colgate-Palmolive had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 383.88% and a net margin of 16.65%. Colgate-Palmolive's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.71 EPS.
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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. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Tuesday, February 16th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.25%. 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 2.24%. 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 price target have analysts set for CL?

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Colgate-Palmolive's stock. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Colgate-Palmolive's share price to reach $79.85 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price.
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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 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 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 shareholders include Sarasin & Partners LLP (0.38%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.17%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.06%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.06%) and Welch Group LLC (0.05%). 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 institutional investors are selling Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LGT Capital Partners LTD., Sarasin & Partners LLP, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Hexavest Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. 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 institutional investors are buying Colgate-Palmolive stock?

CL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Pendal Group Limited, Sound Financial Strategies Group LLC, Bellecapital International Ltd., Eidelman Virant Capital, and Vigilant Capital Management LLC.
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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 $78.21.

How big of a company is Colgate-Palmolive?

Colgate-Palmolive has a market capitalization of $67.04 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 1/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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