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ECL [NYSE]
Ecolab Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E39.01 EPS (ttm)5.32 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand288.10M Perf Week0.21%
Market Cap59.78B Forward P/E29.75 EPS next Y6.98 Insider Trans-2.26% Shs Float286.92M Perf Month5.65%
Income1.56B PEG3.19 EPS next Q1.10 Inst Own88.70% Short Float1.26% Perf Quarter9.54%
Sales14.91B P/S4.01 EPS this Y14.10% Inst Trans0.23% Short Ratio3.27 Perf Half Y0.19%
Book/sh29.74 P/B6.98 EPS next Y9.88% ROA7.20% Target Price202.64 Perf Year24.18%
Cash/sh0.72 P/C287.96 EPS next 5Y12.23% ROE18.10% 52W Range165.22 - 211.24 Perf YTD7.52%
Dividend1.88 P/FCF55.38 EPS past 5Y10.50% ROI11.20% 52W High-1.77% Beta0.77
Dividend %0.91% Quick Ratio0.80 Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low25.59% ATR3.05
Employees49000 Current Ratio1.20 Sales Q/Q1.90% Oper. Margin13.20% RSI (14)62.99 Volatility1.80% 1.48%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.79 EPS Q/Q4.70% Profit Margin10.00% Rel Volume0.93 Prev Close206.31
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.70 EarningsFeb 18 BMO Payout33.50% Avg Volume1.11M Price207.50
Recom2.50 SMA202.12% SMA506.33% SMA2006.81% Volume1,053,766 Change0.58%
Feb-07-20Downgrade Boenning & Scattergood Outperform → Neutral
May-01-19Reiterated BofA/Merrill Buy $178 → $200
Apr-18-19Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral $180 → $186
Feb-20-19Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral $157 → $167
Oct-31-18Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Oct-23-18Resumed BofA/Merrill Buy $123
Jun-22-18Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
May-02-18Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Jan-24-18Reiterated Stifel Hold $140 → $153
Jan-05-18Downgrade Citigroup Buy → Neutral
Nov-07-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $137 → $143
Sep-12-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $134 → $137
Aug-15-17Initiated Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight $140
Aug-02-17Reiterated UBS Buy $144 → $147
May-26-17Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Apr-03-17Upgrade Instinet Reduce → Neutral
Feb-22-17Downgrade Longbow Buy → Neutral
Aug-26-16Initiated Macquarie Outperform $143
Aug-22-16Reiterated Nomura Reduce $94 → $98
Aug-03-16Upgrade Citigroup Neutral → Buy
Feb-24-20 06:18AM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 18-Feb-20 6:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Feb-20-20 12:32PM  Coronavirus update: 75,748 cases, 2,129 deaths, Norwegian Cruise and Ecolab expect hit to EPS MarketWatch
06:54AM  Ecolab Inc. Just Released Its Annual Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Estimates Simply Wall St.
Feb-18-20 11:00AM  Ecolab (ECL) Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates in Q4 Zacks
08:30AM  Ecolab Fourth Quarter Reported Diluted EPS $1.47; Adjusted Diluted EPS $1.66, +8% ; 2020 Adjusted Diluted EPS Forecast $6.33 to $6.53, +9% To 12% Business Wire
Feb-15-20 09:12AM  Not one S&P 500 CEO is donating to Bernie Sanders or Elizabeth Warren MarketWatch
Feb-12-20 09:35AM  Global Industrial Unit to Drive Ecolab's (ECL) Q4 Earnings Zacks
Feb-11-20 12:30PM  Ecolab (ECL) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth Zacks
Feb-10-20 08:35AM  Ecolab's Eco-Flex Teat Dip to Boost Food & Beverage Segment Zacks
Feb-06-20 08:30AM  Ecolab Launches Innovative Eco-Flex Non-Iodine Teat Dip Business Wire
08:00AM  Ecolab Named to CDP Water Security A List for Sustainable Water Management Business Wire
Feb-03-20 12:14PM  Warren Buffett's 20-Slot Rule GuruFocus.com
07:15AM  Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)? Simply Wall St.
06:31AM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
Jan-30-20 08:30AM  Ecolab's Water Risk Monetizer Updates Global Water Data to Reflect Current Trends Business Wire
Jan-29-20 08:30AM  Ecolab Names Emilio Tenuta Senior Vice President of Sustainability Business Wire
Jan-27-20 08:30AM  Ecolab Names Gail Peterson Senior Vice President of Global Marketing and Communications Business Wire
Jan-23-20 08:30AM  Ecolab Names Elizabeth Simermeyer Executive Vice President and President of Global Healthcare and Life Sciences Group Business Wire
Jan-21-20 08:30AM  Ecolab Named to Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index Business Wire
Jan-20-20 02:00AM  Rule 19.6(c) confirmation with respect to stated post-offer intentions with regard to Bioquell Limited (formerly Bioquell PLC) Business Wire
Jan-17-20 10:39AM  ESG stocks arent in a bubble, for now MarketWatch
Jan-14-20 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on February 18 Business Wire
03:10PM  6 Stocks Trading With Low Price-Sales Ratios GuruFocus.com
Jan-10-20 06:32AM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
Jan-09-20 03:08PM  Ecolab to add over 250 employees with purchase of Belgian farm hygiene firm American City Business Journals
08:30AM  Ecolab to Acquire Global Livestock Biosecurity and Hygiene Provider CID Lines Business Wire
Jan-07-20 07:42AM  How Much is Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) CEO Getting Paid? Simply Wall St.
Dec-25-19 02:28PM  2019 Review: Most Favored Hedge Fund Stocks vs. Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Insider Monkey
Dec-20-19 02:06PM  Apergy Corporation -- Moody's reviews Apergy's ratings for upgrade Moody's
08:44AM  Houston-area upstream services businesses to combine in $4.4B deal American City Business Journals
Dec-19-19 08:34AM  Ecolab will merge 'upstream' business with Apergy in $4.4B deal American City Business Journals
07:34AM  Apergy to combine with Ecolab's upstream energy business in a deal valued at $4.4 bln MarketWatch
07:15AM  Apergy to Combine with Ecolabs Upstream Energy Business in a Tax-Free Transaction, Creating a Global Leader in Production-Optimization Solutions GlobeNewswire
07:15AM  Apergy to Combine With Ecolabs Upstream Energy Business in a Tax-Free Transaction, Creating a Global Leader in Production-Optimization Solutions Business Wire
Dec-13-19 01:45PM  ECOLAB NL 11 B.V. -- Moody's changes Ecolab's outlook to positive Moody's
Dec-10-19 10:31AM  Data Cleansing Key To Optimizing Logistics Benzinga
Dec-09-19 09:20AM  Here's Why You Should Hold on to Ecolab (ECL) Stock for Now Zacks
Dec-05-19 12:37PM  Ecolab says it will adopt U.N. climate goals, be carbon neutral by 2050 American City Business Journals
08:30AM  Ecolab Joins the U.N. Global Compacts Business Ambition For 1.5C Business Wire
Dec-04-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 2% Business Wire
Dec-03-19 02:32PM  Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Insider Monkey
Nov-28-19 09:31AM  Ecolab (ECL) Down 3.5% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
Nov-26-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for December 3, 2019 Business Wire
11:02AM  Urbem's 'Wonderful Business' Series: Rollins GuruFocus.com
Nov-20-19 01:06PM  Top Materials Stocks for December 2019 Investopedia
08:00AM  Sustainable Funds Set to See a Tsunami of New Capital Barrons.com
Nov-19-19 12:07PM  Mairs and Power Sells UPS, Abbott Labs GuruFocus.com
Nov-18-19 08:24AM  Should You Be Tempted To Sell Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Because Of Its P/E Ratio? Simply Wall St.
Nov-12-19 04:36PM  Ecolab Lux 1 S.A R.L. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Ecolab Inc. Moody's
Nov-07-19 07:00AM  Minnesota business execs place the most and biggest bets on Klobuchar for president American City Business Journals
Nov-05-19 08:40AM  Near-Term Prospects Gloomy for Specialty Chemical Stocks Zacks
Oct-31-19 12:38AM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 29-Oct-19 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-29-19 11:26AM  Ecolab (ECL) Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates in Q3 Zacks
09:45AM  Ecolab (ECL) Misses Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks
08:30AM  Ecolab Third Quarter Reported Diluted EPS $1.59; Adjusted Diluted EPS $1.71, +12%; 2019 Adjusted Diluted EPS Forecast Narrowed to $5.80 to $5.90, +10% to 12% From Previous $5.80 to $6.00 Range Business Wire
Oct-28-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for November 5, 2019 Business Wire
02:24PM  Ecolab's Q3 Earnings Outlook Benzinga
07:59AM  Is Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) ROE Of 18% Impressive? Simply Wall St.
Oct-24-19 08:30AM  Ecolabs OxyCide Daily Disinfectant Cleaner Receives U.S. EPA Candida Auris Claim Business Wire
Oct-23-19 09:52AM  Can Global Industrial Unit Drive Ecolab's (ECL) Q3 Earnings? Zacks
Oct-14-19 10:23AM  Here's Why You Should Retain Ecolab (ECL) Stock For Now Zacks
Oct-11-19 07:14AM  The Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) Share Price Is Up 83% And Shareholders Are Holding On Simply Wall St.
Oct-09-19 12:22PM  Hedge Funds Are Undecided About Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Insider Monkey
09:30AM  PQG or ECL: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
Oct-07-19 08:02AM  Ecolab 'strongly disagrees' with UK CMA ruling that it must divest Holchem, mulls next steps MarketWatch
07:41AM  Ecolab to Review the UK Competition and Markets Authoritys Decision to Oppose Ecolabs Previously Announced Holchem Acquisition Business Wire
06:36AM  Ecolab's (ECL) Gallay Medical Buyout to Boost Healthcare Arm Zacks
Oct-02-19 07:00PM  Ecolab Acquires Gallay Medical & Scientific Business Wire
Sep-27-19 06:51PM  Mairs and Power Growth Fund Comments on Ecolab GuruFocus.com
Sep-26-19 03:38PM  Mairs and Power Growth Fund 2nd-Quarter Shareholder Letter GuruFocus.com
08:45AM  Read This Before Buying Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Shares Simply Wall St.
Sep-24-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on October 29 Business Wire
Sep-19-19 07:51AM  Cintas (CTAS) Shares Rises 49% YTD: What's Driving the Rally? Zacks
Sep-18-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for September 25, 2019 Business Wire
08:30AM  Ecolab Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for Fifth Consecutive Year Business Wire
Sep-16-19 06:38AM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
Sep-13-19 07:15PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) EVP & Pres - Global Industrial Darrell R Brown Sold $2.5 million of Shares GuruFocus.com
Sep-12-19 11:09AM  Ecolab's (ECL) Nalco Water Opens Customer Experience Center Zacks
10:52AM  Here's Why You Should Hold on to Ecolab (ECL) Stock Now Zacks
Sep-11-19 06:00AM  There's A Lot To Like About Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) Upcoming 0.2% Dividend Simply Wall St.
Sep-10-19 12:00PM  Nalco Water Opens New Customer Experience Center at Its Clearing, Illinois Production Plant Business Wire
Sep-06-19 05:05PM  Ecolab CEO exhorts business leaders to 'get smart' about 'water calamity' American City Business Journals
Sep-04-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Launches ECOLAB3D Cloud Platform for Enterprise-Wide Industrial Water Management Business Wire
Sep-03-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for September 10, 2019 Business Wire
10:06AM  Basic Materials ETFs Poised for a September Bounce Investopedia
Aug-29-19 09:31AM  Ecolab (ECL) Up 1.5% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
06:53AM  Why You Should Like Ecolab Inc.s (NYSE:ECL) ROCE Simply Wall St.
Aug-28-19 10:14AM  Ecolab (ECL) Expands Product Portfolio With New Technology Zacks
Aug-27-19 08:30AM  Ecolabs CoreTemp Fluid Management System Elevates the Standard of Care for Hospitals With Data-driven Volume Tracking Business Wire
Aug-26-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Biennial Investor Day on September 5 Business Wire
Aug-15-19 09:30AM  AXTA vs. ECL: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
09:19AM  Ecolab's Chemstar Buyout to Boost Food & Beverage Business Zacks
07:08AM  Is Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Worth US$202 Based On Its Intrinsic Value? Simply Wall St.
Aug-12-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Acquires Cleaning Solutions Provider Chemstar Business Wire
Aug-07-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Again Recognized as One of the Best Companies to Sell for by Selling Power Magazine Business Wire
Aug-02-19 07:15PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) EVP & Chief Supply Chain Off Alex N Blanco Sold $10.4 million of Shares GuruFocus.com
05:09AM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jul-19 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Aug-01-19 01:00PM  Ecolab Declares Regular Dividend Business Wire
11:37AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Comcast, Ecolab, General Dynamics, Illinois Tool Works and O'Reilly Automotive Zacks
07:03AM  Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet Simply Wall St.
Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services worldwide. The company operates through Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy, and Other segments. The Global Industrial segment offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, transportation, chemical, primary metals and mining, power generation, pulp and paper, pharmaceutical, and commercial laundry. The Global Institutional segment provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government, education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment offers the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications under the Nalco Champion name. This segment also provides additives for drilling and well stimulation, corrosion inhibitors, oil and water separation, scale control, paraffin and asphaltene control, biocides, hydrate control, hydrogen sulfide removal, oil dispersants, foamers and anti-foamers, flow improvers, anti-foulants, crude desalting, monomer inhibitors, anti-oxidants, fuel and lubricant additives, and water treatment. The Other segment offers pest elimination services to detect, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers. This segment also produces and sells colloidal silica for binding and polishing applications in semiconductor, catalyst, and aerospace component manufacturing, as well as chemical industries. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales and corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesNov 08Option Exercise91.0414,0101,275,42825,293Nov 12 04:50 PM
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesNov 08Sale191.5614,0102,683,71811,283Nov 12 04:50 PM
Brown Darrell REVP & Pres - Global IndustrialSep 12Option Exercise119.1213,0001,548,56021,061Sep 13 05:30 PM
Brown Darrell REVP & Pres - Global IndustrialSep 12Sale198.0912,6782,511,4238,383Sep 13 05:30 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevAug 27Option Exercise48.062,500120,13819,511Aug 29 04:54 PM
Brown Darrell REVP & Pres - Global IndustrialAug 19Sale207.952,280474,1268,061Aug 20 06:10 PM
McCormick Michael C.EVP, GC & SecretaryAug 16Option Exercise71.544,900350,54657,415Aug 20 06:03 PM
Blanco Alex NEVP & Chief Supply Chain OffAug 01Option Exercise75.3446,0003,465,41059,425Aug 02 05:12 PM
Blanco Alex NEVP & Chief Supply Chain OffAug 01Sale203.0751,40010,437,6958,025Aug 02 05:12 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstJun 14Sale198.1710,0001,981,7300Jun 17 08:28 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorJun 13Option Exercise64.001,50095,99320,987Jun 14 04:47 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorJun 13Sale199.251,500298,86919,487Jun 14 04:47 PM
BILLER LESLIE SDirectorJun 06Sale195.019,9751,945,24549,164Jun 10 04:48 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevJun 05Option Exercise48.062,00096,11020,907Jun 07 06:32 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP - Special InitiativesJun 05Option Exercise71.5432,6002,332,20475,722Jun 07 06:39 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP - Special InitiativesJun 05Sale190.5744,8358,544,23430,887Jun 07 06:39 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevJun 05Sale190.852,936560,34117,011Jun 07 06:32 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOJun 04Option Exercise71.5412,600901,40442,032Jun 06 05:01 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOJun 04Sale188.5312,6002,375,47829,432Jun 06 05:01 PM
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesMay 28Option Exercise55.606,300350,24917,583May 30 04:56 PM
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesMay 28Sale182.046,3001,146,85811,283May 30 04:56 PM
Simermeyer Elizabeth AEVP - Global MarCom & Life SciMay 22Option Exercise107.694,735509,88810,421May 24 05:11 PM
Simermeyer Elizabeth AEVP - Global MarCom & Life SciMay 22Sale183.903,875712,6096,546May 24 05:11 PM
Wyant Jill SEVP & Pres - Global RGNs & HCMay 07Option Exercise51.9423,9001,241,25747,018May 09 05:51 PM
Wyant Jill SEVP & Pres - Global RGNs & HCMay 07Sale179.1429,3005,248,69217,718May 09 05:51 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerMay 02Sale183.272,969544,1207,732May 03 05:32 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOMar 18Option Exercise71.5452,2003,734,388184,794Mar 20 05:16 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstMar 18Option Exercise48.0611,600557,49634,666Mar 20 05:22 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstMar 18Sale174.3911,6002,022,87923,066Mar 20 05:22 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOMar 18Sale174.1872,52612,632,878112,268Mar 20 05:16 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevMar 13Sale172.263,027521,43118,907Mar 15 05:09 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorMar 07Option Exercise51.744,200217,28723,467Mar 08 06:24 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorMar 07Sale170.074,200714,31119,267Mar 08 06:24 PM
MacLennan DavidDirectorMar 06Buy171.051,000171,0503,500Mar 08 06:18 PM
Inchaustegui RobertoEVP & Pres-Global Serv & SpecMar 04Option Exercise65.3737,2002,431,68064,032Mar 05 07:17 PM
Inchaustegui RobertoEVP & Pres-Global Serv & SpecMar 04Sale169.0837,2006,289,61626,832Mar 05 07:17 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEOMar 01Option Exercise55.60192,10010,679,800728,160Mar 05 07:06 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOMar 01Option Exercise103.278,910920,09142,964Mar 05 07:10 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JCFO and TreasurerMar 01Option Exercise55.6015,400856,163171,040Mar 05 07:13 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JCFO and TreasurerMar 01Sale169.939,7991,665,173161,241Mar 05 07:13 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOMar 01Sale170.3512,2122,080,26530,752Mar 05 07:10 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEOMar 01Sale170.14157,12526,732,462571,035Mar 05 07:06 PM