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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

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9 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Ecolab increases cash dividend by 6 percent
Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 04:30pm EST 

Ecolab Inc : Increases quarterly cash dividend by 6 percent to $0.37per share .Ecolab increases cash dividend 6 percent.  Full Article

Ecolab files for potential notes offering size
Thursday, 13 Oct 2016 09:00am EDT 

Ecolab Inc :Files for potential notes offering; size not disclosed.  Full Article

Ecolab reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.08
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 08:30am EDT 

Ecolab Inc : Ecolab second quarter reported diluted eps $0.87 adjusted diluted EPS $1.08, flat to last year; includes $0.08 (7%) currency headwind . Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.08 . Sees Q3 2016 adjusted earnings per share $1.24 to $1.32 . Q2 earnings per share view $1.08 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly net sales $3,317 million versus $3,389 million . Ecolab expects full year 2016 adjusted diluted earnings per share growth in $4.35 to $4.50 range . Q2 revenue view $3.32 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 earnings per share view $1.29 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Expects quantifiable special gains and charges and discrete tax items for fy 2016 to be net charge of approximately $0.18 per diluted share . Expects quantifiable special gains and charges and discrete tax items for q3 of 2016 to be immaterial . "We expect better earnings growth in second half" . Recorded charges of $64 million of inventory write downs, fixed asset charges, headcount reductions and other charges during Q2 of 2016 . Sees Q3 adjusted EPS, excluding special gains and charges $1.24 - $1.32 . FY2016 earnings per share view $4.44 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Expect foreign currency,impact of Venezuelan devaluation, deconsolidation to have 6% ($0.08) unfavorable impact on Q3 diluted EPS.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc announces Cash dividend
Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 01:54pm EST 

Ecolab Inc:Increases cash dividend 6%.Increases quarterly cash dividend by 6 percent to $0.35 per share.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc says its unit has acquired assets and operations of Ultra Fab Industries Ltd
Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 08:30am EST 

Ecolab Inc:Acquires specialized process technology provider to the oil & gas industry.Says no further details were announced.Says ultrafab sales are estimated to be approximately $35 million in 2015.Says nalco champion, an Ecolab Company has acquired the assets and operations of ultra fab industries ltd.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc closes on acquisition of Swisher Operations
Monday, 2 Nov 2015 05:30pm EST 

Ecolab Inc:Announced that it has closed on its acquisition of the U.S. operations of hygiene and sanitizing solutions provider Swisher Hygiene In.  Full Article

Ecolab agrees to acquire select assets of swisher hygiene
Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 07:30am EDT 

Ecolab Inc:Says it has reached an agreement to acquire the U.S. operations of Charlotte, N.C.-based Swisher Hygiene Inc for about $40 million in cash.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc declares regular dividend
Thursday, 6 Aug 2015 01:30pm EDT 

Ecolab Inc:Declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.33 per common share.Dividend to be paid on Oct. 15.Record date as on Sept. 15.  Full Article

Ecolab reaffirms FY 2015 EPS guidance
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 08:30am EDT 

Ecolab:Says that for FY 2015 adjusted earnings per share forecast remains in the $4.45 to $4.60 range.  Full Article

Ecolab acquires water treatment provider in China
Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015 07:00am EDT 

Ecolab:Acquires water treatment provider in China.Says no further details were announced.Says has acquired controlling interest in jianghai environmental protection co. ltd.Says Ecolab will continue to serve customers in China through both jianghai and nalco.  Full Article

BRIEF-Ecolab Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.28

* Ecolab third quarter reported diluted eps $1.27; adjusted diluted eps $1.28, includes $0.09 (7 percent) currency headwind