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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

132.80USD
20 Oct 2017
Change (% chg)

$1.06 (+0.80%)
Prev Close
$131.74
Open
$132.21
Day's High
$132.80
Day's Low
$131.85
Volume
257,742
Avg. Vol
261,562
52-wk High
$134.86
52-wk Low
$110.65

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.44 December 23 Oct 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 8 8 8 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 5 5
(3) HOLD 9 9 9 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.13 2.13 2.13 2.09

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 16 3,587.57 3,690.60 3,460.00 3,738.82
Quarter Ending Mar-18 8 3,361.51 3,450.86 3,294.71 3,421.50
Year Ending Dec-17 21 13,752.70 13,926.20 13,574.30 14,105.70
Year Ending Dec-18 21 14,413.90 14,765.10 14,040.50 14,826.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 20 1.44 1.47 1.39 1.43
Quarter Ending Mar-18 9 0.96 1.03 0.92 1.02
Year Ending Dec-17 23 4.73 4.84 4.65 5.00
Year Ending Dec-18 23 5.35 5.54 5.18 5.53
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 12.54 15.00 10.26 11.79

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 3,403.01 3,462.70 59.69 1.75
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,159.90 3,161.60 1.70 0.05
Quarter Ending Dec-16 3,462.42 3,352.10 110.32 3.19
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3,491.15 3,386.10 105.05 3.01
Quarter Ending Jun-16 3,324.32 3,317.20 7.12 0.21
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.13 1.13 0.00 0.44
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.81 0.80 0.01 0.84
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.27 1.25 0.02 1.81
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.28 1.28 0.00 0.01
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1.08 1.08 0.00 0.19

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,587.57 3,589.45 3,585.99 3,599.13 3,738.82
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,361.51 3,361.51 3,362.61 3,365.49 3,421.50
Year Ending Dec-17 13,752.70 13,756.10 13,752.80 13,791.40 14,105.70
Year Ending Dec-18 14,413.90 14,417.40 14,407.60 14,434.50 14,826.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.44 1.44 1.44 1.46 1.43
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.96 0.96 0.96 0.96 1.02
Year Ending Dec-17 4.73 4.73 4.74 4.80 5.00
Year Ending Dec-18 5.35 5.36 5.36 5.38 5.53

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 1 1 2
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 1 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 1 1 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 2 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 1 2 2
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 1 1 1
Year Ending Dec-17 1 1 1 3
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 1 3