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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

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Ecolab Q3 Earnings Per Share $1.48
Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018 08:30am EDT 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB THIRD QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.48; ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $1.53, +11%; 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST REDUCED TO $5.20 TO $5.30 +11% TO 13%.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.20 TO $5.30.SEES Q4 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.49 TO $1.59.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.53.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.48.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.54 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY REPORTED NET SALES BASED ON PUBLIC CURRENCY RATES $3,747.2 MILLION VERSUS $3,563.3 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.Q3 REVENUE VIEW $3.74 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.RAW MATERIAL INPUT COSTS AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE IMPACTS WILL BE HIGHER THAN PREVIOUSLY FORECAST FOR BALANCE OF 2018.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2018 TO BE $0.35 TO $0.45 PER SHARE.EXPECT FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSLATION TO HAVE A $0.01 UNFAVORABLE IMPACT ON FY DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE.  Full Article

Ecolab Sees Q2 2018 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $1.23 To $1.29
Tuesday, 1 May 2018 08:30am EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB FIRST QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $0.84 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $0.91, +14%; RAISED FULL YEAR 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST TO $5.30 TO $5.50 +13%-18%.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.30 TO $5.50.SEES Q2 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.23 TO $1.29.REMAIN CONFIDENT IN OUTLOOK FOR A STRONG YEAR IN 2018."BUSINESS MOMENTUM HAS IMPROVED, WHILE HEADWINDS FROM HIGHER DELIVERED PRODUCT COSTS REMAIN SIGNIFICANT AND WILL THROUGHOUT THE YEAR".QTRLY REPORTED NET SALES BASED ON PUBLIC CURRENCY RATES $3,470.9 MILLION VERSUS $3,162.4 MILLION.ADOPTION OF NEW REVENUE RECOGNITION STANDARD EXPECTED TO HAVE $0.01 UNFAVORABLE IMPACT ON FULL YEAR ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.89, REVENUE VIEW $3.38 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2018 TO BE $0.12 TO $0.15 PER SHARE.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.35 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.ECOLAB - ADJUSTED TAX RATE WAS 22.0% IN Q1 OF 2018 VERSUS 24.9% LAST YEAR, DECREASE IN ADJUSTED TAX RATE WAS PRIMARILY DRIVEN BY CHANGES IN U.S. TAX LAW.  Full Article

Ecolab Comments On Expected Impact Of U.S. Tax Cuts And Jobs Act
Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018 08:30am EST 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB COMMENTS ON EXPECTED IMPACT OF U.S. TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT, ANNOUNCES INTENT TO CONTRIBUTE $25 MILLION TO ECOLAB FOUNDATION, AND FORECASTS DOUBLE-DIGIT 4Q 2017 AND FULL YEAR 2018 ADJUSTED EPS GROWTH.SEES Q1 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.84 TO $0.92.SEES FY 2017 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.68 TO $4.70.SEES FY 2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.05 TO $5.19.SEES Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.84 TO $1.98.SEES 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE TO RISE APPROXIMATELY 12% TO 16% TO $5.25 TO $5.45 RANGE.ECOLAB - EXPECTS TO RECORD NET DISCRETE TAX BENEFIT IN Q4 OF ABOUT $0.45 TO $0.55 PER SHARE.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2018 TO BE $0.12 TO $0.15 PER SHARE.ECOLAB - BEGINNING IN 2018, EXPECT U.S. TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT TO BENEFIT EARNINGS BY ABOUT $0.10 PER SHARE.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.30 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q1 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.95 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Ecolab Acquires Cascade Water Services
Tuesday, 2 Jan 2018 04:30pm EST 

Jan 2 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB ACQUIRES CASCADE WATER SERVICES.ECOLAB INC - NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE DISCLOSED..ECOLAB - CASCADE WATER SERVICES WILL BECOME PART OF CO'S WATER BUSINESS.  Full Article

Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 11%
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 04:30pm EST 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND 11%.ECOLAB INC SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ECOLAB INC. DECLARED AN 11% INCREASE IN COMPANY'S QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.41 PER COMMON SHARE.  Full Article

Ecolab Purchases Arpal Group
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 08:30am EST 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB PURCHASES ARPAL GROUP.ECOLAB INC - ‍NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE ANNOUNCED​.  Full Article

Ecolab says exchange offer will expire at 11:59 P.M., New York City Time on December 14, 2017
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 04:01pm EST 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - EXCHANGE OFFER WILL EXPIRE AT 11:59 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME, ON DECEMBER 14, 2017, UNLESS EXTENDED.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc - ‍Announced Addition Of Six Weeks Of 100-Percent- Paid Parental Leave For All U.S. Parents
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 04:30pm EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - ‍ANNOUNCED ADDITION OF SIX WEEKS OF 100-PERCENT- PAID PARENTAL LEAVE FOR ALL U.S. PARENTS, BEGINNING JAN. 1, 2018​.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc Says Entered Into A Second Amended And Restated $2 Bln Revolving Credit Facility
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 06:20am EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - ‍ON NOV 28, 2017, CO ENTERED INTO A SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED $2 BILLION UNSECURED 5-YEAR REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY THAT MATURES IN NOV 2022​.ECOLAB SAYS 5-YEAR REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY AMENDED TO ADDRESS FUTURE ELIMINATION OF LIBOR, EXTEND MATURITY FROM DEC 2019 TO NOV 2022 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Ecolab reports Q3 earnings per share $1.34
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 08:34am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab third quarter reported diluted eps $1.34; adjusted diluted EPS $1.37, +7%; includes $0.04 hurricane impact; full year 2017 adjusted diluted EPS forecast revised to $4.65 to $4.75.Sees Q4 2017 adjusted earnings per share $1.35 to $1.45.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.37.Q3 earnings per share $1.34.Q3 earnings per share view $1.36 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - ‍hurricane impacts are estimated to have been a negative $0.04 per share in quarter​.Ecolab Inc - qtrly net sales based on reported public currency rates $‍3,563.3​ million versus $3,386.1 million.Ecolab Inc - ‍expect impact of hurricanes on Q4 sales and costs will be approximately $0.04 per share​.Ecolab Inc - ‍2017 adjusted diluted EPS forecast revised to $4.65 to $4.75​.Q4 earnings per share view $1.44 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 revenue view $3.55 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - ‍expect net Q4 special charges to be minimal​.  Full Article